Reviews // 13 Articles
Blogs // 3 Articles
Media // 3 Articles
The 100 Best Albums of the 2000s: 60-41
7 Oct 2014 // 9:14 PM
PopMatters' coverage of the 2000s' best recordings continues with selections spanning Swedish progressive metal to minimalist electro-R&B.
The Blissful Simplicity of Indie Rock
18 Aug 2014 // 9:14 PM
The goal of indie rock is to make something real, even at the expense of decades of music tradition.
The Shins: Heartworms
14 Mar 2017 // 9:30 PM
Heartworms is a sonic course correction from 2012's Port of Morrow, but the songwriting is still spotty, so it's simply too little, too late.
Flake Music: When You Land Here, It's Time to Return
23 Nov 2014 // 9:06 PM
The reissue of the debut album from the band that would become the Shins showcases a raw indie rock sound that bridges that gap between '90s alternative and poignant post-millennial indie pop.
The Shins and Dr. Dog Play 'Austin City Limits'
28 Oct 2012 // 6:02 AM
Last night the Shins and Dr. Dog played sets on 'Austin City Limits' and here are the highights...
The Shins Offer Up New Track, "Simple Song"
11 Jan 2012 // 1:00 AM
Filling a void until anticipated release in March