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Monday, December 17 2012

The Most Disappointing Albums of 2012

Another year, another round of disappointments. While previous years may have been more obvious in their selections, this year’s list is fairly fortuitous, blending a variety of genres and artists.


Monday, December 3 2012

The Best Indie Rock of 2012

Here's a confession: It was hard to define what the term "indie rock" meant in 2012. But this list takes a shot by reemphasizing the "independent" in "indie rock".


Wednesday, April 25 2012

Listening Ahead: Upcoming Releases for May

With summer just around the corner, May boasts a loaded record release schedule that’ll fill up your iPod with plenty of new music for that vacation that can’t come soon enough.


Thursday, December 23 2010

The 70 Best Albums of 2010

The year's best albums are highlighted by the emergence of a future superstar, two veteran and virtuoso rappers, and a Dream Team of indie bands releasing career peaks.


Thursday, December 23 2010

The 60 Best Songs of 2010

Sixty slices of musical greatness highlighted by one of the most delightful expletive-ridden hits in pop music history.


Reviews

Thursday, October 11 2012

Beach House: 20 September 2012 - Austin, TX

If you're in the mood to sway and sing-along to one of the best dream pop acts around, or if you're just trying to find the best make-out backdrop available, Beach House may be just the ticket you're looking for.


Sunday, May 13 2012

Beach House: Bloom

Bloom should be to the year 2012 what Loveless was to 1991, or Yankee Hotel Foxtrot was to 2002, or Funeral was to 2004: a landmark release.


Wednesday, July 14 2010

Beach House: Zebra EP

An album as outstanding as Teen Dream deserves an encore. Thankfully, the brief yet lovely Zebra EP provides one.


Wednesday, January 27 2010

Beach House: Teen Dream

Legrand and Scally have made some noticeable changes in both the songwriting and recording of Teen Dream, which incorporates emotionally engaging tunes and textures into the distinctive Beach House sound.


Thursday, May 8 2008

Beach House

The show is sold-out, and only the tallest and closest have a decent vantage point. The thing is, though, you don’t really need to see Beach House to “see” them.


Blogs

Thursday, June 7 2012

Beach House - "Lazuli" (video) + Tour Dates

"'Lazuli' gleefully opens with a Casio-like ping of notes, before the song transforms itself into something from the Cure’s Disintegration in its open and spacious sound that feels epic in rendering." -- Zachary Houle


Monday, April 23 2012

Beach House B-Side "Equal Mind" Streaming on Soundcloud

Just for Record Store Day, Beach House release the tune "Beach House released a 7-inch single of "Lazuli". The B-side is "Equal Mind", a song that won't be available on their upcoming album, Bloom, releasing 15 May.


Monday, March 12 2012

Beach House - 'Bloom' (new album / MP3)

Beach House Bloom (Sub Pop) Releasing 15 May The duo of Alex Scally and Victoria Legrand, otherwise known as Beach House, return with their latest album


Thursday, September 30 2010

Vampire Weekend + Beach House: 17 September 2010 - New York

Vampire Weekend rocks Radio City Music Hall for its final night playing NYC.


Monday, September 27 2010

Vampire Weekend + Beach House: 5 September 2010 - Chicago

Vampire Weekend and Beach House stopped through Chicago earlier this month, part of a nationwide tour filled with indie jams and dance grooves.


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