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Tuesday, September 30 2014

S: Cool Choices

Former Carissa's Weird member Jenn Ghetto expands her solo project, S, into a full band for the best parts of Cool Choices. Oddly enough, it's when she's alone on the record that her emotions are the hardest to make out.


Monday, September 29 2014

Dive Index: Lost in the Pressure

There is elegant beauty and grace on display, and some very pleasant pieces of music.


Hamish Kilgour - “Smile” + David Kilgour - “Lose Myself in Sound” (videos) (Premieres)

This year saw new efforts by the first family of the New Zealand underground, the brothers Kilgour. PopMatters premieres new videos from Hamish and David Kilgour.


The Rural Alberta Advantage: Mended With Gold

On third LP, Mended With Gold, the band pursues escape velocity with the most commitment yet, making the most bombastic and polished arrangements of their career.


Lowell: We Loved Her Dearly

If We Loved Her Dearly is any indication, Lowell has simply run out of material, if not ideas, musical or otherwise.


Monday, September 8 2014

Cookies: Music for Touching

Once you’re finished with this round, you’ll definitely want seconds.


Tuesday, June 3 2014

Bob Mould: Beauty & Ruin

Legends like Bob Mould are held to a different standard, and Beauty & Ruin has just raised his bar higher.


Monday, May 19 2014

“This Is Our Sophomore Attempt”: An Interview with Pixies

Speaking to PopMatters, Pixies detail every step towards Indie Cindy's creation, reception, and what's next for the group...


Tuesday, May 13 2014

The Knife and the Blood That Ensues: An Interview with Swans

PopMatters speaks with Swans frontman Michael Gira about the band's "joyous" new double LP, To Be Kind, covering everything from its undulating rhythms to its original titillating cover art.


Friday, May 9 2014

Timber Timbre: Hot Dreams

Timber Timbre have delivered one of 2014’s most potent and invigorating Canadian albums of the year.


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Emily Jane White: Blood/Lines (Reviews) [3.Feb.14]
Jake Bugg: Shangri La (Reviews) [3.Feb.14]
The Best Indie Rock of 2013 (Features) [3.Dec.13]
Pure Bathing Culture: Moon Tides (Reviews) [19.Aug.13]
Heaven: Telepathic Love (Reviews) [29.Jul.13]
The Love Language: Ruby Red (Reviews) [24.Jul.13]
The Memories: Love Is the Law (Reviews) [21.Jul.13]
Beach Day: Trip Trap Attack (Reviews) [16.Jun.13]
Dead Gaze: Dead Gaze (Reviews) [29.May.13]
Shy Boys - “Something” (stream) (Mixed Media) [20.May.13]
The Orange Peels: Sun Moon (Capsule Reviews) [14.May.13]
Deerhunter: Monomania (Reviews) [6.May.13]
!!!: THR!!!ER (Reviews) [28.Apr.13]
Iron and Wine: Ghost on Ghost (Reviews) [23.Apr.13]
Young Galaxy: Ultramarine (Reviews) [23.Apr.13]
The Dear Hunter: Migrant (Reviews) [23.Apr.13]
Life Coach: Alphawaves (Reviews) [14.Apr.13]
Kleenex Girl Wonder: Let It Buffer (Capsule Reviews) [1.Apr.13]
Veronica Falls: Veronica Falls (Reviews) [23.Jan.12]
Yuck: Yuck (Deluxe Edition) (Reviews) [8.Dec.11]
Ohbijou: Metal Meets (Reviews) [5.Dec.11]
Built Like Alaska: In Troubled Times (Capsule Reviews) [9.Nov.11]
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