Tuesday, August 6 2013
The pull of old soul and R&B has extended all the way to Australia.
Monday, August 5 2013
The generous reverb endows every riff with a neon glow and the smell of cheeseburgers and fries served on an open car windowsill.
Sunday, June 16 2013
Even if the Elvis by way of trip-hop premise of Here’s Willy Moon is a gimmick, who cares when it’s this fun?
Sunday, June 2 2013
This record's vintage house goes on so intolerably long that you become nostalgic for the present.
Sunday, August 7 2011
Retromania is about the anxiety of influence; how our present moment is feeding into it, how it emerged framed as a historical inevitability, and how its necrotic collateral is any futurism that may have the audacity to disregard the past.
Wednesday, May 26 2010
Much like telling an erotic story within a Victorian backdrop seems ever so sexy, human depravity juxtaposed against a seemingly golden age of good, moral values is darkly comic and that much more disturbing.
Monday, April 26 2010
Monday, May 12 2008
Finding a synth-pop CD with this much polish and straight-up style feels like an utter breath of fresh air.
Monday, April 21 2008
Kamera is as pure a retro throwback as you may ever find.
Wednesday, January 16 2008
Games like Contra presented a sort of difficulty that, while extremely demanding, was what offered those games longevity to begin with.