Wednesday, October 20 2010
Franklin Bruno proves himself an integral part of this collaboration with John Darnielle of the Mountain Goats.
Tuesday, October 19 2010
Ponytail's Dustin Wong creates a record of appreciable technical skill, sure, but one that really succeeds in its warmth and sense of open-armed invitation.
Monday, October 4 2010
This collection of acoustic live takes and b-sides offers no substantial addition to Dirty Projectors' instant classic.
Sunday, October 3 2010
Clinic returns with yet another solid album, this time turning the volume down and letting the '60s psych-pop haze pour in.
Wednesday, September 29 2010
To all American James fans: the band did not forget about you this year after all.
There is no story; or if there is a story, it isn’t well written. The album plays like a collection of out-takes, some of them quite beautiful but nonetheless without cohesion.
Sunday, September 12 2010
Former Desolation Wilderness frontman Nicolas Zwart creates an album of bedroom electro-pop that's too polite for its own good.
Tuesday, September 7 2010
None of the songs on Le Pop 5 sound like "Allez! Ola! Olé!"
Monday, August 30 2010
There is room to grow at Non Projects, but green-ish producers/multi-instrumentalists Asura & Anenon have things mostly figured out.
Tuesday, June 1 2010
There is more to Erik Hassle than meets the eye. Or less. Depending on how you look at it.