Sunday, August 11 2013
Paracosm has the feel of a world-weary adult peeking in on the dreamworld he concocted as a youth and subsequently grew to abandon so long ago.
Wednesday, June 26 2013
Much on Limits of Desire, the sophomore LP by Brooklyn indie outfit Small Black, demonstrates the band's adept handling of the pop hook, but the preeminence of mood here drowns out what could have been some more immediate songs.
Thursday, November 10 2011
Judging by their enthusiastic set at the Mohawk, Washed Out may have something truly great up their sleeves.
Tuesday, July 26 2011
Within and Without is a pretty lush and orchestrated album, and it seems otherworldly and existing in its own place in the musical stratosphere.
Tuesday, July 19 2011
Expanded musical treatment for new and old songs warm up the chill vibe
Tuesday, November 23 2010
!K7 Records tries to make sense of chillwave, witch house, Animal Collective, and other neo-electronic non-dance artists.
Sunday, August 22 2010
Empty nostalgia or a realignment of values, chillwave's alchemical waste-sounds may be on the cusp of a deadbeat summer.
Monday, March 15 2010
Performing as Washed Out, Ernest Greene should have incorporated something, anything to accompany his hazey electro beats. When he finally did his show felt complete.