+7Posted on Dec 5th, 2012 | re: Stereogum's Top 50 Albums Of 2012 (430 comments)

I’ve been a fan of Fiona since Tidal, and Idler Wheel is my personal favorite of her discography. I think it’s also her most meticulously crafted record, both lyrically and musically.

 0Posted on Mar 24th, 2011 | re: 18 Dark Bands To Watch In 2011 (69 comments)

Ken McCandless wrote a rather in depth feature about dark music a month ago on that you might find worth checking out.

Cultus Sabbati and Demdike Stare are both really creative bands you could classify as “dark”
And Extra Life is really interesting, especially compared to these bands, many of which sound like Joy Division wannabes