Wednesday, January 21 2009
From AmpLive to Damien Jurado, PopMatters offers up the first batch of Slipped Discs, 40 great albums that didn't quite make our year-end list in 2008, but our writers thought belonged there.
Tuesday, March 27 2012
Fifteen years in, Jurado seems to be getting better with each new album.
Thursday, May 27 2010
Saint Bartlett won't change the opinion of anyone who's already had his or her mind made up on Damien Jurado, but for those awaiting a welcome fork in the road, the record more than satisfies. It's arguably the best front-to-back record of his career.
Monday, October 20 2008
Jurado's idiom is as worn and familiar as a favored old coffee table.
Thursday, October 19 2006
Everybody leaves, gets left, or worse... within the stories told on this stark, sad, gorgeous album.
Wednesday, April 20 2005
Delivering his most consistent record to date, Damien Jurado bypasses some of the dynamics that have made past songs so incredible.
Thursday, December 13 2012
PopMatters spotlights a few additional 2012 albums that didn't quite crack the Best 75 list.
Thursday, July 26 2012
Damien Jurado continues to tour in support of Maraqopa, which was released in February but shows no sign of losing its status as one of…
Tuesday, January 17 2012
Clean electric guitar riffs swirl as a narrative of two lovers in danger unfolds among muted vacant buildings.
Wednesday, September 1 2010
A deliciously eccentric covers record offered entirely for free via a freshly minted tumblr page, in their own words, "these recordings came about spontaneously, and we wanted to share them in the same manner."