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.
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
Esmerine: Mechanics of Dominion
"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.