Liz Phair
Features // 2 Articles
Reviews // 7 Articles
Blogs // 18 Articles
//Features

Part 3: From Perfume Genius to Xiu Xiu
18 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM

Slipped Discs continues with the return of a legendary power pop band, previously unreleased Springsteen gems, the resurrection of '60s British folk rock sounds, loads of indie rockers and many more. All records that missed our top 70 list last year.

The 60 Best Songs of 2010
23 Dec 2010 // 4:59 PM

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

//Reviews

Liz Phair: Funstyle
7 Nov 2010 // 3:00 PM

Breaking out from the more structured (ok, downright rigid) pop of her past two albums, Liz Phair raps, chants, and bites back on her best effort since the '90s.

Liz Phair: Funstyle
27 Jul 2010 // 5:00 PM

Liz Phair surprises many with her self-released sixth album Funstyle, especially because it’s a lot better than most give it credit for.

//Blogs

Strange Loops: Liz Phair - "Strange Loop"
4 Sep 2013 // 7:05 AM

By the time the unexpectedly bright “Strange Loop” begins, and our Guyville journey ostensibly comes to its close, we have been so immersed in the quirks, characters, and corners of this fictitious, conceptual land that Phair’s final act is to catch us off guard. If Exile in Guyville was a thriller, “Loop” would be its masterful twist ending.

Strange Loops: Liz Phair - "Stratford-on-Guy"
12 Aug 2013 // 1:30 AM

Guyville’s penultimate track reinforces the acting, knowing contradiction that makes Liz Phair’s vision as a storyteller so unique, its memorable chorus succinctly encapsulating the album’s stresses, disappointments and grit without redundancy.

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