Monday, April 1 2013
This album refines the band's musical poles. Dream and blood-and-bone power don't oppose or clash here, they blend with one another. You can see the moves coming, but the moves are gradual.
Thursday, September 15 2011
These songs, written for a documentary, are sweet and cinematic, but can't always stand on their own without the images that inspired them.
Sunday, March 28 2010
Front to back, this album shines, first with a heavy coat of ice, and then with slick, rising heat.
Tuesday, April 17 2007
The second album from Montreal post-rock group the Besnard Lakes dazzles with inventiveness and grandeur.
Tuesday, June 1 2010
The opening night of the Downtown Sound Series proved what was already assumed from the lineup, this will hands down be the best way to spend your Monday evening in Chicago for the next couple of months.
Friday, January 8 2010
The Besnard Lakes The Besnard Lakes Are the Roaring Night (Jagjaguwar) Releasing: 9 March "Albatross", the new single from the upcoming The Besnard Lakes Are the