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Album Of The Week: Irreversible Entanglements Who Sent You?

"The pope must be drunk!" Camae Ayewa announces. "Stumbling through the streets, spitting out 'Hail Mary'/ The pope must be drunk, eyes closed, nose in…
Chris DeVille | March 17, 2020 - 1:19 pm

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Album Of The Week: Porridge Radio Every Bad

Sometimes you can hear a band's hometown in every fiber of what they do. There's some kind of stylistic calling card, sounds or dispositions that…
Ryan Leas | March 10, 2020 - 10:39 am

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Album Of The Week: R.A.P. Ferreira And The Jefferson Park Boys Purple Moonlight Pages

"I wonder if Chance the Rapper do his own laundry." That's Rory Ferreira, the man formerly known as Milo, about halfway through his song "Laundry."
Tom Breihan | March 3, 2020 - 12:31 pm

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Album Of The Week: Soccer Mommy color theory

Soccer Mommy's music has a distinctive turn-of-the-millennium touch. Twenty-two-year-old bandleader Sophie Allison grew up listening to Avril Lavigne and Michelle Branch, pop artists whose clean…
James Rettig | February 25, 2020 - 12:17 pm

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Album Of The Week: Kvelertak Splid

When was the last time a band switched lead singers without slowing down? Throughout rock history, there's plenty of precedent for this kind of thing.
Tom Breihan | February 11, 2020 - 10:19 am

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Album Of The Week: Envy The Fallen Crimson

Nobody likes the second season of Friday Night Lights. On the scale of generally-acknowledged television failures, those 15 episodes have gone down in history somewhere…
Tom Breihan | February 4, 2020 - 10:19 am

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Album Of The Week: Frances Quinlan Likewise

In 2005, Frances Quinlan put out her first album under the name Hop Along, Queen Ansleis. She recorded it in the summer between her freshman…
James Rettig | January 28, 2020 - 10:33 am

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Album Of The Week: Andy Shauf The Neon Skyline

Andy Shauf would rather be the storyteller than the story, but his is worth retelling. Shauf, 33, spent his twenties slowly rising out of Regina,…
Chris DeVille | January 21, 2020 - 12:11 pm

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Album Of The Week: The Innocence Mission See You Tomorrow

The Innocence Mission are unheralded masters of folk. The Lancaster, PA group has been around for over three decades, but they've mostly operated on the…
James Rettig | January 14, 2020 - 12:18 pm

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Album Of The Week: Georgia Seeking Thrills

The best dance songs are about dancing. Dance music is self-referential: Here is a song about dancing that will make you dance. It's a simple…
James Rettig | January 7, 2020 - 11:40 am

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Album Of The Week: Duster Duster

Duster aren't the only band rising from the dead this week. Melbourne garage-punks Eddy Current Suppression Ring are releasing their first album in nearly a…
James Rettig | December 10, 2019 - 12:04 pm

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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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