One need not dread this album’s hazy production acting as a smokescreen to mask any shortcomings Spectrals might harbor as a songwriter or performer—his tunes would be just as fetching if recorded 40 years ago.
The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst
John Grant: Grey Tickles, Black Pressure
Various Artists: µ20
'Coin-Operated Americans' Tells of the Time When Arcades Took the Children of Displaced Workers
Various Artists: Trevor Jackson Presents Science Fiction Dancehall Classics
Patti Smith's Practice of Everyday Living Will Intrigue Readers of 'M Train'
U.S. Girls: Half Free
'Negative Space #2': Even When It's Sad, It Makes You Happy
"Dark Echo drops you into a pitch back maze and then renders your core tools of navigation into something quite life threatening.