Monday, November 9 2009
Asobi Seksu's new album of acoustic reworkings of old material is not a startling musical reinvention, but it does allow the group to emphasize its melodies and songcraft.
Tuesday, June 16 2009
Asobi Seksu strip down for a rewarding acoustic record.
Thursday, April 30 2009
Asobi Seksu negotiate musical precipices effortlessly, letting themselves and the audience roll through a never-ending succession of moods from synth pop to shoegaze to guitar warble to the quietude of xylophone interludes
Tuesday, February 17 2009
This New York band returns with its third full-length; it's time to take notice.
Thursday, July 27 2006
After languishing for over 10 years as a frequently cited, rarely performed influence on an entire generation of bands, shoegaze appears to be a viable genre again.