Thursday, September 4 2014
The Past Is a Grotesque Animal takes a compelling, 20-year long story, and zips far too quickly through it.
Wednesday, June 19 2013
Mates of State kick out the jams with a very small audience in their metaphorical Connecticut backyard, fresh off of three nights opening for The Postal Service in sizable arenas.
Monday, November 21 2011
Boston quintet aims high on their shamelessly massive third LP.
Tuesday, October 11 2011
Ever have to turn in a term paper at the last second? While your band is on tour? The day before your back gives out? Well, Of Montreal-endorsed dance-rock group Casiokids know such pain, but share a great deal of wisdom and emotional depth in this fascinating 20 Questions feature . . .
Friday, June 10 2011
Tuesday, March 15 2011
It’s hard to walk away from a Girl Talk concert and not be a happy camper. Even better, once this party’s over, there are no beer cans to clean up before mom gets home.
Monday, January 24 2011
Recording their album in a peach field, unleashing secret Genesis influences, and more: speaking to PopMatters, Ra Ra Riot's Alexandra Lawn spills all about the recording of the group's acclaimed new album The Orchard ...
Wednesday, December 1 2010
New releases plus a trip to a music festival gives plenty of options for a playlist
Wednesday, November 17 2010
Girl Talk returns with a surprise (and free) new album of mash-up fervor, but the formula's wearing thin by now.
Monday, November 8 2010
Ra Ra Riot offers an originality that I haven’t heard in a long while; a kind of originality that makes the listener appreciate music on a new level.