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The Top 10 Pleasant Surprise Albums of 2013
23 Dec 2013 // 9:10 PM

To counterbalance the set of disappointing albums, there are those that you probably barely noticed at first, or ones that you thought nothing of upon release that slowly but surely knocked your socks off.


Darkstar - "Through the Motions" (audio) (Singles Going Steady)
10 Sep 2015 // 7:39 AM

If you're Darkstar, "pleasant" isn't the word you want describing your output

Darkstar - "Gold" (video)
3 Oct 2010 // 5:30 AM

Buzz about Darkstar's eventual debut has been building since the release of the "Need You/Squeeze My Lime" on Hyperdub in 2008. Now, with North around

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Incubus Flies High and Left of the Flock at the Santa Barbara Bowl

// Notes from the Road

"Brandon Boyd’s wide-ranging metaphysical interests have long given Incubus a deeper thematic subtext than many of their alt-rock peers, so it’s no wonder the band is approaching their 25th anniversary next year.

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