Tuesday, May 3 2011
Parts of this Canadian band's record come off as Tragically Hip-lite with a dash of country and folk tossed into the mix.
Tuesday, April 26 2011
Explosions in the Sky tinker with their cinematic formula just enough to keep things interesting, crafting their best and most satisfying album in years.
Sunday, April 10 2011
Parts & Labor continue to shoot for the rafters above the rafters, and keep getting closer and closer.
Thursday, April 7 2011
This album is made up of tracks from the band’s previous two European-only releases, tailor made for an American audience. And it is a stunner.
Wednesday, March 30 2011
Everyday mediocrities may be swept away by time, but great atrocities must never be forgotten.
With the WWE's biggest event of the year on the horizon, fans and sponsors might want to take a closer look at its blatant homophobia and reconsider the wisdom of handing over their money to a bigoted and retrograde institution.
Thursday, March 10 2011
This long-overdue compilation showcases Neil Diamond the rhythm fiend, the backbeat scientist, the Dr. John of NYC guitar-slingers.
Monday, February 28 2011
If there was any justice in the world, Lykke Li would be our most valued Swedish import, not Steig Larsson. If her stunning second album is any indication, justice may soon be served.
Sunday, February 27 2011
Doug Paisley returns for a second LP, bringing his quiet, confident voice to tracks that unfold with a grace and patient beauty.
Monday, February 21 2011
Yes, Radiohead has rediscovered their love for electronica, but they've also infused it with a dubby, R&B-laced humanity that proves -- shall we say it? -- sexy, even.