Thursday, June 27 2013
Among July's most compelling releases are the return of the Scud Mountain Boys and reissues of Mountain Goats and White Fence albums.
Monday, January 27 2014
Live in San Francisco not only celebrates a band hitting its stride and the hard work of its songwriter, but it also shows the pure joy under the surface of these songs and the energy they can give off when let loose.
Tuesday, July 16 2013
White Fence is not a new album from Tim Presley's solo project but a reissue of the very first White Fence album, originally released in 2010. It serves as a journey through the mind and influences of Presley and is a solid listen for fans of lo-fi psychedelic rock.
Tuesday, April 9 2013
Tim Presley's melodies have tightened up on Cyclops Reap, and he also makes a point of breaking out of his private, home-recorded setting and into larger spaces and emotions.
Tuesday, May 15 2012
While Family Perfume treads familiar lo-fi psych-folk ground, it does it well, as well as anyone since the weird ramblings of Elephant 6’s Olivia Tremor Control and Apples in Stereo. Good melodies, weird noises, basement tape production – what’s not to love?
Wednesday, April 6 2011
Tim Presley thinks he recorded the great lost Kinks album; too bad that came out 40 years ago.