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Part 2: From Handsome Furs to Oneida
25 Jan 2010 // 3:00 PM

Slipped Discs continues with hip-hop royalty, a genre-busting classical quartet, the future of soul music, an Americana demigod and many more. All records that missed our top 60 list last year.

//Reviews

Islands: Should I Remain Here at Sea / Taste
22 May 2016 // 8:15 PM

Islands’ latest two records are a liberated, iconoclastic take on a dual set of genres. Some of Nick Thorburn's clearest and most relaxed work, the albums serve as an extended meditation on the idea that music is simply a matter of taste.

Islands: Ski Mask
6 Oct 2013 // 8:03 PM

For his follow-up to the excellent A Sleep and a Forgetting, Nick Thorburn returns to more quirky indie-pop fare. Kind of.

//Blogs

Islands - "No You Don't" (video)
5 Jan 2010 // 2:01 AM

Continuing a long tradition of women getting their big break in music videos (Alicia Silverstone, Tawny Kitaen, etc), Michael Cera, a hot up-and-coming actor making

Islands - Vapours (new album / MP3)
25 Aug 2009 // 3:01 AM

Islands Vapours (Anti-) Releasing: 22 September The Montreal indie band returns this fall with their third full-length album. Jamie Thompson rejoins former bandmate Nick Diamonds on

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Emerging from My Hiatus from Big Budget Games

// Moving Pixels

"I'd gotten burned out on scope and maybe on spectacle in video games, but I think it's time to return to bigger worlds to conquer.

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