Articles tagged the microphones

Mount Eerie: New York - 24 September 2014

Phil Elverum brought minimalist arrangements of songs from upcoming Mount Eerie release Sauna to NYC's Le Poisson Rouge, along with plenty of mystery and endearing stage banter.

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The Microphones: The Glow, Pt. 2

Sometimes, you just have to bow your head to the legions of fans and critics who love an album and respectfully say, "I'm sorry, but it's just not for me."

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The Microphones: It Was Hot, We Stayed in the Water (vinyl reissue)

To say It Was Hot, We Stayed in the Water is a roller-coaster ride would be a half-truth. It's better represented by calling it primal therapy with periods of rest smattered in between.

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The Microphones: The Glow, Pt. 2

K Records has reissued the Microphones' stunning 2001 album, and it's no surprise it still astounds today.

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	The Microphones: Live in Japan, February 19th, 21st, and 22nd, 2003

If Phil Elvrum proclaimed himself the son of God it is quite possible that thousands of Microphones fans would believe his claim and follow him

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5 Mar 2003 // 11:00 PM

	The Microphones: Mount Eerie

If you are the kind of person who can’t see the forest through the trees, you are not going to enjoy the Microphones’ latest

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	The Microphones: Song Islands

Usually when anyone uses the word “noise” to describe a band, I nervously clutch my beer and steel myself for the onslaught of what is

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        The Microphones: The Glow, pt. 2

That act of disrupting, of throwing off expectations, is key to the Microphones’ music. It’s even more central to the songs’ musical constructions than

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31 Dec 1994 // 11:03 PM

	The Microphones: It Was Hot, We Stayed in the Water

Listening to the Microphones latest release, It Was Hot, We Stayed in the Water, is much like the sensation of looking at visual works by

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Double Take: 'The French Connection' (1971)

// Short Ends and Leader

"You pick your feet in Poughkeepsie, and we pick The French Connection for Double Take #18.

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