Friday, April 24 2015
You might not hear of bands talking about XTC as a big influence, but they were certainly in the mix that became the music that was to come.
Wednesday, September 11 2013
This compiles the early years of a band who, 30 years ago, blended the immediate excitement of punk with the blissful immersion of psychedelic pop. The Hidden World Revealed lives up to its title.
Tuesday, November 9 2010
Botany offers a glimpse of the beats that lie ahead on an experimental and nostalgic EP.
Thursday, September 16 2010
Whether it is a last gasp from an unusually consistent band, or merely a palate-clearing exercise pointing the way towards a perhaps more experimental direction to be found on a follow-up LP, Minotaur is buoyed by an excellent front half and a less stellar back end.
Wednesday, March 3 2010
There isn't anything about Causers of This that suggests a limit to Toro Y Moi's propensity to experiment, and this is always a good thing.