The Capstan Shafts
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The Best Indie Pop of 2008
9 Dec 2008 // 3:00 PM

There are many bands making music by their own means, on their own terms, enough so to be labeled “independent”. But in today’s music-industry climate, what does that independence mean?


The Capstan Shafts: Revelation Skirts
2 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM

At a time when all the kids are going back to hiding behind tape hiss, one of the lo-fi OG's used the studio to get louder and, amazingly, a whole lot better.

The Capstan Shafts: Environ Maiden
18 Dec 2007 // 3:59 PM

The Capstan Shafts' sophomore outing of lo-fi pop tunes is a no-brainer for fans of early Guided by Voices.

//Mixed media

How Röyksopp's 'Melody A.M.' Brought Electronica Into the Mainstream

// Sound Affects

"With their debut, the Norwegian duo essentially provided the everyman's guide to electronic music.

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