Sunday, January 24 2010
Slipped Discs kicks off with Britpop princess Lily Allen, the late great Vic Chesnutt, the Balkan beats of [dunkelbunt], the hypnotic sounds of the Field and many more. All records that missed our top 60 list last year.
Sunday, January 17 2010
The Conformist is happy to shuffle away in its own corner of the room. It won't announce itself, but instead it will seep into your consciousness. And once it's there, it is staying.
Sunday, August 24 2008
This re-imagining of the Footloose soundtrack will not bring to mind Kevin Bacon dancing in a barn, but it shows us that a number of these songs weren't just empty dance numbers.
Wednesday, July 20 2005
Funereal anti-pop songs from this New York City band court the post-post-cocktail hours.
Monday, May 10 2010
Between songs, eponymous bandleader Patrick Watson is the foil to his own falsetto. During them he’s creating something busy but beautiful.