Thursday, February 2 2012
The three-day 2011 edition of Slipped Discs -- where we feature great albums that missed our Best Albums of 2011 -- concludes with the smart hip-hop of the Roots, indie greatness from Real Estate and Youth Lagoon, blasts out of the UK from WU LYF and We Were Promised Jetpacks, and many more.
Thursday, December 17 2009
PopMatters presents our 60 best albums of 2009, highlighted by a bevy of American indie rock juggernauts, the return of a hip-hop master, and a couple of the finest voices on the planet.
Monday, October 17 2011
The songs on Days could be largely interchangeable with those on Real Estate, and, what’s more, there isn’t a really obvious attention grabber of a tune here as “Beach Comber” was in introducing the debut disc.
Wednesday, November 18 2009
Cynics be damned: however the hype machine happens to play this one out, Real Estate have overcome the critics and released one of the most refreshing, satisfying and richly rewarding albums of 2009.
Monday, April 16 2012
Coachella streamed live this past weekend and here you can catch entire sets sets from hip-hop legends Snoop Dogg and Dr. Dre, indie rockers Real Estate, and Santigold.
Monday, March 15 2010
Real Estate played a widely buzzed about gig last Friday night in New York and an intrepid fan caught this tune on video.
Thursday, November 19 2009
Real Estate's Matt Mondanile is working on an interesting side project called Ducktails. Here's Ducktails' single "Sandglider", an atmospheric gem. If you like "Sandglider" be