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Album Of The Week: Burial Tunes 2011-2019

Before dubstep meant Skrillex and "Turn Down For What" and all manner of EDM excess, it meant Burial. Or at least that's what it meant…
Chris DeVille | December 3, 2019 - 12:00 pm

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Album Of The Week: Red Death Sickness Divine

DC punk bands don't last. It's a cliché, but it's true. The city of Washington, DC has left a seismic impact on American punk rock…
Tom Breihan | November 26, 2019 - 11:00 am

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Album Of The Week: Blood Incantation Hidden History Of The Human Race

Stop. Take a moment. Ask yourself something. Are you interested in death metal? This is not a philosophical question. Do you enjoy the sound of…
Tom Breihan | November 19, 2019 - 11:22 am

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Album Of The Week: Bonnie “Prince” Billy I Made A Place

On the back half of I Made A Place, the first proper album of new Bonnie "Prince" Billy songs in nearly a decade, there's a…
Tom Breihan | November 12, 2019 - 10:34 am

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Album Of The Week: FKA Twigs MAGDALENE

FKA Twigs' music has always been physical. On LP1, that physicality expressed itself as dominant, aggressive; on the M3LL155X EP, she toyed around with the…
James Rettig | November 5, 2019 - 12:09 pm

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Album Of The Week: Sudan Archives Athena

There's a funny thing that can happen with an artist like Sudan Archives. When Brittney Parks' project first started to garner buzz, it was for…
Ryan Leas | October 29, 2019 - 12:47 pm

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Album Of The Week: Great Grandpa Four Of Arrows

It's exciting to hear a band figure it out in real-time. The building blocks were always there for Great Grandpa. "Mostly Here," the song that…
James Rettig | October 22, 2019 - 11:16 am

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Album Of The Week: Clipping There Existed An Addiction To Blood

Evil clowns are having a big year. If you go into Spirit Halloween, you'll notice that evil clowns take up maybe a quarter of the…
Tom Breihan | October 15, 2019 - 11:21 am

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Album Of The Week: Lindstrøm On A Clear Day I Can See You Forever

Fourteen years ago, Hans-Peter Lindstøm looked back on the past and ahead at the future at the same time. Lindstrøm had already been making music…
Tom Breihan | October 8, 2019 - 11:36 am

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Album Of The Week: Wilco Ode To Joy

Weariness sounds good on Jeff Tweedy. Much of the power and beauty across Wilco's discography has resulted from their founder and frontman sounding beaten-down by…
Chris DeVille | October 1, 2019 - 12:51 pm

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Album Of The Week: Moon Duo Stars Are The Light

Moon Duo have always just sounded so cool. Theirs was a nihilistic, nocturnal brand of psychedelia: mechanistic krautrock rhythms, guitars overdriven into furiously combusting engines,…
Ryan Leas | September 24, 2019 - 10:38 am

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Album Of The Week: Vivian Girls Memory

In a scene where it was cool not to give a shit, Vivian Girls always gave a shit. A lot of different people give a…
James Rettig | September 17, 2019 - 11:38 am

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Album Of The Week: (Sandy) Alex G House Of Sugar

An Alex Giannascoli song can be anything. Ask someone what (Sandy) Alex G sounds like and you're bound to get a different answer every time.
James Rettig | September 10, 2019 - 11:48 am

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Album Of The Week: Bat For Lashes Lost Girls

When Natasha Khan announced her new album, Lost Girls, her fifth as Bat For Lashes, it came with a specific array of inspirations: Los Angeles,…
Ryan Leas | September 3, 2019 - 11:43 am

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Album Of The Week: Joan Shelley Like The River Loves The Sea

The new season of Succession, HBO's great show about the backstabbing machinations of a family of vampiric right-wing media barons, opens with an image of…
Tom Breihan | August 27, 2019 - 11:46 am
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