Album reviews


Album reviews

RANDY NEWMAN Dark Matter gets 7/10

RANDY NEWMAN Dark Matter gets 7/10

Randy Newman Dark Matter Warner 7/10 Eschewing musical fads for his particular mix of the […]

October 26, 2017 ×

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MOUNT KIMBIE Love What Survives gets 8.5/10

MOUNT KIMBIE Love What Survives gets 8.5/10

Mount Kimbie Love What Survives Warp/Inertia 8.5/10 With their third LP, Mount Kimbie move further […]

October 26, 2017 ×

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ST VINCENT Masseduction gets 8/10

ST VINCENT Masseduction gets 8/10

St Vincent Masseduction Loma Vista/Caroline 8/10 If it wasn’t obvious from pre-release singles New York […]

October 25, 2017 ×

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INJURY RESERVE Drive It Like It’s Stolen gets 8.5/10

INJURY RESERVE Drive It Like It’s Stolen gets 8.5/10

Injury Reserve Drive It Like It’s Stolen Las Fuegas 8.5/10 Hailing from the not at […]

October 19, 2017 ×

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WU-TANG The Saga Continues gets 7.5/10

WU-TANG The Saga Continues gets 7.5/10

Wu-Tang The Saga Continues 36 Chambers 7.5/10 Wu-Tang is back, or so they would claim, […]

October 19, 2017 ×

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COURTNEY BARNETT & KURT VILE Lotta Sea Lice gets 8.5/10

COURTNEY BARNETT & KURT VILE Lotta Sea Lice gets 8.5/10

Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile Lotta Sea Lice Milk!/Matador/Remote Control 8.5/10 Is it just me […]

October 19, 2017 ×

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LIAM GALLAGHER As You Were gets 8/10

LIAM GALLAGHER As You Were gets 8/10

Liam Gallagher As You Were Warner 8/10 Liam Gallagher’s debut solo record As You Were […]

October 17, 2017 ×

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KAMASI WASHINGTON Harmony Of Difference gets 6.5/10

KAMASI WASHINGTON Harmony Of Difference gets 6.5/10

Kamasi Washington Harmony of Difference EP Young Turks 6.5/10 Kamasi Washington follows up 2015’s heavyweight […]

October 12, 2017 ×

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HYPE WILLIAMS Rainbow Edition gets 3/10

HYPE WILLIAMS Rainbow Edition gets 3/10

Hype Williams Rainbow Edition Big Dada 3/10 Lo-fi beats? Check. Icy/queasy synths? Check. Weird samples […]

October 12, 2017 ×

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THE NATIONAL Sleep Well Beast gets 8/10

THE NATIONAL Sleep Well Beast gets 8/10

The National Sleep Well Beast 4AD/Remote Control 8/10 The National were simmering in the background […]

October 5, 2017 ×

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METZ Strange Peace gets 7/10

METZ Strange Peace gets 7/10

Metz Strange Peace Sub Pop/Inertia 7/10 Ottawa band, Metz return after a two year hiatus […]

October 5, 2017 ×

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HUNDRED WATERS Communicating gets 7/10

HUNDRED WATERS Communicating gets 7/10

Hundred Waters Communicating OWSLA/Pod/Inertia 7/10 While Hundred Waters have always tended to operate within the […]

October 5, 2017 ×

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PROPHETS OF RAGE Prophets of Rage gets 7.5/10

PROPHETS OF RAGE Prophets of Rage gets 7.5/10

Prophets of Rage Prophets of Rage Sony 7.5/10 An empty void of musical justice was […]

October 5, 2017 ×

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CHELSEA WOLFE Hiss Spun gets 8/10

CHELSEA WOLFE Hiss Spun gets 8/10

Chelsea Wolfe Hiss Spun Sargent House/Red Eye 8/10 Preferring echoing low end riffs over lush, […]

October 5, 2017 ×

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ARIEL PINK Dedicated To Bobby Jameson gets 8.5/10

ARIEL PINK Dedicated To Bobby Jameson gets 8.5/10

Ariel Pink Dedicated To Bobby Jameson Mexican Summer 8.5/10 After a three year hiatus, Ariel […]

October 5, 2017 ×