Articles tagged krautrock

23 Oct 2014 // 1:03 AM

CAVE: Release

This collection of the Chicago psych rock band's previously released non-album tracks adds up to more than the usual rarities compilation.

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15 May 2013 // 9:30 AM

Disappears: Kone EP

Chicago indie rockers top last year's solid Pre Language with the most suffocating, prickliest post-punk they can manage.

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15 Jan 2012 // 9:00 PM

Tracker: How I Became An Alien

File under: Kind of oh-so-close.

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21 Apr 2011 // 9:00 PM

Kreidler: Tank

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.

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Peter Bjorn and John: Gimme Some

For all intents and purposes, Gimme Some is the logical follow-up that should have come on the heels of Writer’s Block.

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16 Jun 2010 // 9:00 PM

Faust: Faust Is Last

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.

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13 Aug 2009 // 8:58 PM

Roedelius: Jardin Au Fou

Before Komische got gaudy, Roedelius released a haunting wind-up ambient work of austere joy.

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Faust: C’est Com..Com..Compliqué

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.

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"Island of Lemurs: Madagascar" Is Cute but Spooky

// Short Ends and Leader

"This flick is a superficial but eye-popping survey for armchair nature tourists.

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