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Wednesday, October 20 2010

The Extra Lens: Undercard

Franklin Bruno proves himself an integral part of this collaboration with John Darnielle of the Mountain Goats.

Tuesday, October 19 2010

Dustin Wong: Infinite Love

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

Dirty Projectors: Bitte Orca (Expanded Edition)

This collection of acoustic live takes and b-sides offers no substantial addition to Dirty Projectors' instant classic.

Sunday, October 3 2010

Clinic: Bubblegum

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

James: The Morning After The Night Before

To all American James fans: the band did not forget about you this year after all.

His Name Is Alive: The Eclipse

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

Electric Sunset: Electric Sunset

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

Various Artists: Le Pop 5: Les Chansons de la Nouvelle Scène Française

None of the songs on Le Pop 5 sound like "Allez! Ola! Olé!"

Monday, August 30 2010

Asura & Anenon: Silver Trees/Damiel

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

Erik Hassle: Pieces

There is more to Erik Hassle than meets the eye. Or less. Depending on how you look at it.

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Petracovich: Crepusculo (Reviews) [2.Dec.09]
Cale Parks: To Swift Mars (Reviews) [4.Nov.09]
The Cure - “A Pink Dream” (Sound Affects) [23.Jan.09]
Isol / Zypce: Sima (Capsule Reviews) [29.Jun.08]
Wolftron- Flesh & Fears (Reviews) [3.Jun.08]
TWiG 2008-05-12: Enter the Drones (Moving Pixels) [12.May.08]
Various: Thai Pop Spectacular (Reviews) [19.Sep.07]
Zap Mama: Supermoon (Reviews) [12.Sep.07]
Suzy Bogguss: Sweet Danger (Capsule Reviews) [3.Sep.07]
Tegan and Sara: The Con (Reviews) [8.Aug.07]
Svoy: Eclectric (Reviews) [7.Aug.07]
Various Artists: Le Pop 4 (Reviews) [17.Jun.07]
No More Kings: No More Kings (Reviews) [6.May.07]
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