Thursday, October 23 2014
This collection of the Chicago psych rock band's previously released non-album tracks adds up to more than the usual rarities compilation.
Wednesday, May 15 2013
Chicago indie rockers top last year's solid Pre Language with the most suffocating, prickliest post-punk they can manage.
Sunday, January 15 2012
File under: Kind of oh-so-close.
Thursday, April 21 2011
Tank went from twinkle in Kreidler's eye to fully-realized longplayer in less than two total weeks of work, and nothing about it sounds the least bit raw or unfinished.
Wednesday, March 30 2011
For all intents and purposes, Gimme Some is the logical follow-up that should have come on the heels of Writer’s Block.
Wednesday, June 16 2010
After 40 years, Faust continues to make a complicated and intellectual brand of noisy rock and roll. Like the earlier records, this double album is difficult, but still rewarding.
Thursday, August 13 2009
Before Komische got gaudy, Roedelius released a haunting wind-up ambient work of austere joy.
Tuesday, March 24 2009
Faust continue to defy continuity and release the album that came before their last one. As per usual, traditional song structures are turned on their head.