iji – “In Motion” (Feat. Greta Kline)

iji, Zach Burba's pop project that features a rotating crew of musicians, is releasing a new self-titled album next month. It's the proper follow-up to…
James Rettig | February 13, 2020 - 6:01 pm

Dear Nora Reuniting For West Coast Tour, Reissuing Mountain Rock

Dear Nora's fingerprints can be seen all over the contemporary music landscape, from the off-the-cuff lyrical ingenuities of Frankie Cosmos to the plaintive intimacy of…
James Rettig | November 30, 2016 - 12:00 pm


Stream iji Bubble

iji has existed in various forms throughout the past decade, all centered around the unique pop sensibilities of Zach Burba, who now lives in Seattle.
James Rettig | July 25, 2016 - 11:50 am

iji – “The Pattern Grows Clearer” (Stereogum Premiere)

On last year's Whatever Will Happen LP, iji ringleader Zach Burba took his collaborator-heavy pop pastiche project to new heights, and he's already built up…
James Rettig | January 21, 2016 - 12:38 pm

iji – “Hard 2 Wait” (Stereogum Premiere)

iji have been making delightful pop pastiche out of their rainy Seattle home base for almost a decade. With enough releases that you'd need three…
James Rettig | April 7, 2015 - 10:36 am