Wednesday, November 30 2011
The year's best reissues are highlighted by a massive re-issue campaign for the kings of English prog rock, a soul giant, and the masterwork of one of America's finest ever pop bands.
Tuesday, January 18 2011
The three-day 2010 edition of Slipped Discs kicks off with the folk rock of Blitzen Trapper, the collaboration of David Byrne and Fatboy Slim, the timeless pop of Crowded House, the brilliant hip-hop of Drake, and many more. All records that missed our top 70 list last year.
Wednesday, April 11 2012
Zammuto is a fun and inventive record that shows great promise for Nick Zammuto’s post-Books future.
Tuesday, July 20 2010
After a five-year hiatus, former leaders of their pack return with another well considered, emotional full length.
Tuesday, August 17 2010
The Books' samples, which include everything from bits and pieces of everyday noise to extended recordings of Hebrew stenography, are somehow more essential and more secondary at the same time -- used for their own sake to create something utterly unrelated.
Wednesday, June 30 2010
The Books The Way Out (Temporary Residence) Releasing: July 2010 The Books have jumped from Tomlab to Temporary Residence for their upcoming album. On their Tumblr