Sunday, November 3 2013
When this longtime L.A. indie band applies the lessons of psychedelic pop, filtered through the jangle of the '80s and '90s that perfected a shambling, graceful honesty on record in New Zealand, Britain, or Australia, its music stands out.
Tuesday, May 7 2013
The King of Good Intentions depicts scenes that have not yet vanished, although most of its record stores have, on shady blocks off Melrose or Wilshire.
Thursday, April 21 2011
The Black Watch merits acclaim for such a strong album, far into their career. At its best, it displays an enviable command of loud, crunchy guitar-based pop-rock, not too sweet, not too sour.
Wednesday, June 4 2008
A critic’s delight but still under the radar.
Thursday, March 22 2007
If not for lack of quality, then simple lack of interest in the style.
Sunday, April 27 2008
John Andrew Fredrick of the Black Watch owns Donny Osmond's guitar and he's really happy about it.