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Tuesday, May 13 2014

Amen Dunes: Love

Love is Amen Dunes' finest album yet, a fully formed statement, and one that moves out of the dark and takes difficult but strong steps towards the light.


There’s a lot going on with III, which makes it ultimately worthy of your time.

Sarah McLachlan: Shine On

The pain of her past album buried, Sarah McLachlan is back with the vibrant, upbeat Shine On.

Horseback: Piedmont Apocrypha

Music can rarely get more genuinely personal than this. But when it does, this is what it sounds like

Monday, May 12 2014

Wet Leather - “Secret Preference” (audio) (Premiere)

"Secret Preference" is all big boom-clap drums, silky falsetto, and funk bass.

The Everymen - ‘Givin’ Up on Free Jazz’ (album stream) (Premiere)

This is as populist as a rock party gets, and yet despite the common tropes the band visits (and revisits), the emotions still feel specific and dig almost as deep as the hooks do.

The Gently Subversive ‘Rev.’

Vicars interact with a wide range of people, and the motley crew who pass through Adam's church offer ample opportunities for comedy.

Iris Barry Gave so Much to the World

Lady in the Dark is a meticulously researched, lovingly written book that suggests Iris Barry’s passions and accomplishments extend beyond the realm of cinema.

Hallelujah the Hills: Have You Ever Done Something Evil?

Hallelujah the Hills has long been a band fascinated with artifacts and documents, and this album is full of them.

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Timber Timbre: Hot Dreams (Reviews) [9.May.14]
Thomas Azier: Hylas (Capsule Reviews) [7.May.14]
tUnE-yArDs: Nikki Nack (Reviews) [6.May.14]
SE&L’s Best and Worst Films of Spring 2014 (Short Ends and Leader) [30.Apr.14]
Pink Mountaintops: Get Back (Reviews) [29.Apr.14]
Damon Albarn: Everyday Robots (Reviews) [28.Apr.14]
Kangding Ray: Solens Arc (Reviews) [28.Apr.14]
Ranking the Greats: The 10 Best Films of John Waters (Short Ends and Leader) [23.Apr.14]
The Baseball Project: 3rd (Reviews) [23.Apr.14]
Nina Persson: Animal Heart (Reviews) [23.Apr.14]
Pixies’ ‘Doolittle’ Turns 25 (Mixed Media) [21.Apr.14]
Why ‘The Amazing Race’ Can’t Lose (Channel Surfing) [21.Apr.14]
Tribeca Film Festival: ‘Lucky Them’ (Notes from the Road) [18.Apr.14]
Weekend: The ‘81 Demos (Reviews) [18.Apr.14]
Duck Sauce: Quack (Reviews) [17.Apr.14]
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