There's something to be said for a band that can take its chosen genre (in this case, indie-pop), and write strong, fun material that doesn't overstay it's welcome.
David Lazar's 'I'll Be Your Mirror' Enlightens, Thrills, Frustrates and Bewilders
Jackie Shane: Any Other Way
Wolf Parade: Cry Cry Cry
'The Clash on the Clash' Is a Smorgasbord of Contradictions
Coil: Time Machines
Half Memoir / Half Tribute, 'Fetch' Attests to the Power of the Comic Form
Lee Gamble: Mnestic Pressure
"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.