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.
Thursday, April 4 2013
Promisingly, their fourth album boosts aggression, their finest quality, while it tempers the menace of what remain nearly unparalleled presentations of a bold update of venerable '60s sounds on their first albums.
Friday, October 1 2010
Phosphene Dream, the new album by Austin psych-drone merchants the Black Angels, hits like an earthquake.
Wednesday, July 23 2008
For all the doom and gloom and visions of burning worlds and people done wrong and other snatches of terror, the Black Angels revel in their own interplay and are in love with how corrosive noise can be controlled (if never crisply shaped) to maximize dramatic effect
Wednesday, May 21 2008
The Austin-based dark-psych-rockers hunker down in their foxhole to wait out the heavy bombardment and feast on the spoils of survival.
Wednesday, May 3 2006
As clumsily poetic and irresistible as a city storm, these BJM devotees mount an engaging psych-rock rebellion.