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Thursday, April 16 2015

"Why Don't You Try Writing Your Own Songs?": 'The Bends' and Its Cover Songs

Three unique takes on tracks from The Bends, spanning the stripped-down acoustic to the full-fledged orchestral, represent how these songs still have the power to stun two decades later.


Reviews

Monday, May 19 2008

Phantom Planet: Raise the Dead

Fourth album from LA power pop band -- its first without drummer Jason Schwartzman -- smothers great songs under a full-tilt production aesthetic.


Tuesday, April 6 2004

Phantom Planet: self-titled


Tuesday, April 9 2002

Phantom Planet


Monday, February 25 2002

Phantom Planet: The Guest

In 2001 it was an East Coast thing, as many swore by The Strokes' brand of updated Velvet Underground garage rock. In 2002 it may just be a West Coast thing, as we get the sophomore effort from Phantom Planet. The resemblances are uncanny.


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