Friday, April 3 2015
The latest tune by the Seattle band Pocket Panda, "There You Go", brings to mind the music of Ben Howard, albeit with a rock-oriented sound.
Tuesday, October 21 2014
Phantom Radio is the quintessential Mark Lanegan album, both a great starting point for those uninitiated to his world and a document that the most devoted members of his cult fanbase will cherish as one of his best.
Thursday, March 6 2014
On Iska Dhaaf's debut Even the Sun Will Burn, the bittersweet hints of '60s psychedelia lend depth and texture to catchy indie-pop melodies.
Monday, May 27 2013
As Alice in Chain's second LP since their reformation, The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here, is far more self-assured than its predecessor, finding the quartet with the pressure off, their new dynamics established and Layne Staley’s ghost laid to rest.
Monday, August 15 2011
For three days each year, a few blocks on Capitol Hill in Seattle, Washington are shut down for four stages of live music, one giant beer garden and all the cream cheese hot dogs you can eat.
Monday, May 30 2011
Scarlet Season falls flat with The Taxidermist, resorting to cheesy metaphors and cliché angst-rock beats.
Thursday, December 10 2009
Looking for a decent indie pop effort? Ivan and Alyosha has just the thing.
Sunday, October 25 2009
Sub Pop's first lens on the grunge scene offers an early look at the signs of flannel to come, and the distinctive regional imprints on the sounds that followed punk.
Tuesday, April 21 2009
Prato's book makes one misty eyed for the good ol’ days, when flannel was the fashion and sludge rock was king.