Thursday, February 3 2011
"I don't need to create more distance between myself and the current musical climate -- I feel that distance pulsing in every creaking bone of my body, which makes the idea of Kaputt tapping into some sort of current zeitgeist absurd and touching."
Wednesday, September 8 2010
There’s something endlessly fascinating about watching a collection of individuals melt into one entity, especially when the resulting effort produces something so simple and honest.
Thursday, June 24 2010
The Manhattan leg of tour brings most of the New Pornographers' new CD Together to life
Tuesday, June 22 2010
If you get the chance to check out this legendary group known as the New Pornographers, by all means, check them out.
Friday, April 30 2010
A "gut reaction" to four upcoming big releases.
Friday, April 2 2010
Tuesday, October 16 2007
Carl "A.C." Newman and his cast of indie stars (which includes Neko Case and Destoyer's Dan Bejar) are victims of the "damned if you do, damned if you don't" conundrum.
Monday, August 20 2007
Roger Holland thinks Challengers is what the New Pornographers always wanted to sound like and that it just took them four albums to get there.
On the other hand, Zeth Lundy thinks the Canadian collective's surprisingly docile fourth album is rather like an engine idling.
Thursday, August 18 2005
Highly anticipated third full-length from Vancouver collective offers up another round of smart, audaciously engaging pop.