The Lucksmiths
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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 Lucksmiths: Cartography for Beginners
6 Feb 2014 // 9:03 PM

The Lucksmiths often seem engaged in an extended word game. That this doesn’t cut against the emotions in their songs, but accentuates them, is part of the wonder of their music.

'The Lucksmiths: Unfamiliar Stars' Is a Fun and Fitting Sendoff for this Hardworking Band
26 Apr 2011 // 5:00 PM

The Lucksmiths might remain unfamiliar stars, but this DVD more than makes the case for renewed appreciation.

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Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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