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Friday, April 24 2015

‘Cries and Whispers’ Is a Life-Affirming Film About Death

To call Ingmar Bergman's red-drenched masterpiece Cries and Whispers essential to any collection would be a serious understatement.


Thursday, April 9 2015

Jennie Abrahamson - “Wild Is the Heart” (video) (Premiere)

Billowy clouds of vocal harmonies form the sonic landscape of Jennie Abrahamson's gorgeous "Wild Is the Heart".


Wednesday, December 10 2014

The Best Dance Singles of 2014

Like a gluttonous monarch with a taste for domination, electronic dance music continued to saturate the airwaves and feast upon the U.S. charts in 2014.


Wednesday, October 29 2014

Power to the People: An Interview with Basement Jaxx

Many Jaxx fans were surprised by the relatively-straightforward nature of the duo's latest effort, Junto, but the way Felix tells it, it's a deliberately unexpected move from the Grammy-nominated duo.


Monday, October 27 2014

Kypski: Wreck Fader

If you’re looking for a sonic adventure, and love the sound and warmth of old analog records mixed in with squelchy keyboard sounds, look no further.


Tuesday, September 30 2014

Ugly Kids Club: Head Games EP

The songs are slickly produced, so you know that radio is exactly where this group is destined to be played.


Monday, September 29 2014

NONONO: We Are Only What We Feel

This electro-dance trio wants you to feel human. Easier done than said.


Monday, September 8 2014

Cookies: Music for Touching

Once you’re finished with this round, you’ll definitely want seconds.


Tuesday, March 4 2014

Anne: Pulling Chain

These songs are dull, forgettable, and mostly interchangeable.


Friday, September 6 2013

Postiljonen: Skyer

Scandinavian dream-pop trio delivers one of the year's great records.


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Justice: Access All Arenas (Reviews) [20.May.13]
Peace: In Love (Reviews) [15.May.13]
will.i.am: #willpower (Reviews) [9.May.13]
Jupe Jupe: Reduction in Drag (Capsule Reviews) [30.Oct.11]
Toro y Moi: Freaking Out EP (Capsule Reviews) [25.Oct.11]
Gui Boratto: III (Reviews) [4.Oct.11]
Tiger & Woods: Through the Green (Capsule Reviews) [22.Sep.11]
Pitbull: Planet Pit (Reviews) [15.Aug.11]
Graveyard: Hisingen Blues (Reviews) [1.Aug.11]
Locussolus: Locussolus (Reviews) [19.Jun.11]
20 Questions: Fredrik (Sound Affects) [7.Jun.11]
Autechre: EPs 1991-2002 (Reviews) [3.May.11]
Ke$ha: Cannibal (Reviews) [7.Dec.10]
Jupe Jupe: Invaders (Capsule Reviews) [30.Nov.10]
Girl Talk: All Day (Reviews) [17.Nov.10]
Goose: Synrise (Reviews) [18.Oct.10]
Jamaica Are ‘Short & Entertaining’ (Mixed Media) [30.Jul.10]
LCD Soundsystem: 45:33 Remixes (Reviews) [10.Nov.09]
Basement Jaxx: Scars (Reviews) [20.Sep.09]
Jaqee: Kokoo Girl (Capsule Reviews) [23.Aug.09]
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