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Tuesday, January 29 2013

Cosmic Radiation: An Interview with Clinic

Clinic has never been a "conventional rock group", shying away from pop singles in favor of an insular, ever-evolving sound that has lead the group to Free Reign, an album with a great electronic emphasis that the band tells PopMatters is also available in Frisbee format ...

Thursday, October 25 2012

Listening Ahead: Upcoming Releases for November

Before the release schedule becomes all about Christmas albums and deluxe box sets, November offers enough long-awaited albums and under-the-radar gems to hold you over for the holidays.

Monday, February 11 2002

An Interview with Clinic

Clinic is nothing if not unconventional. They specialize in three-minute pop songs, but what other so-called pop songwriters would look to the grimy textures of The Velvet Underground and obscure jazz artists for inspiration?


Tuesday, November 13 2012

Clinic: Free Reign

Clinic lives up to the title of its latest album, giving itself free rein to more fully pursue its creative impulses.

Sunday, October 3 2010

Clinic: Bubblegum

Clinic returns with yet another solid album, this time turning the volume down and letting the '60s psych-pop haze pour in.

Wednesday, April 9 2008

Clinic: Do It!

I'm beginning to lose hope in the idea that Clinic have yet to unleash their opus.

Sunday, June 17 2007

Clinic: Funf

The album title isn't a typo. The extra F is for frustrating.

Sunday, January 21 2007

Clinic: Visitations

Though not quite as good as their first two CDs, Visitations is a strong and nicely varied album that finds Clinic back in the groove.

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Thursday, October 11 2012

Clinic - "Miss You" (video)

Clinic's latest video just hit the web and "Miss You" is the first single from the British band's upcoming seventh album 'Free Reign'. The album was produced in the band's Liverpool hometown, while The 3 Sisters (Andy Knowles, Josh McCartney & James Hicks) directed this video.

Wednesday, June 23 2010

Clinic - Bubblegum (new album / stream)

Clinic has announced that their sixth album, titled Bubblegum, will be released on Domino October 4 (UK) and October 5 (US). Domino has also provided a brief

Monday, June 1 2009

Clinic - "Oboe Round" (video)

Artsy, abstract, droning and electronic. Interesting stuff from Clinic.

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