The premise itself, about a man who is slowly dying and the girl that he falls in love with, would seem prone to sappiness.
Jessica Peters balances her electronic and acoustic leanings with considerable skill.
Guthrie’s understated blend of pure pop with experimentalism calls to mind the work of Sufjan Stevens.
I think my feelings for Volume Plus Volume are best expressed in a 5-part series of haikus.
I was surprised and dismayed at how unaffecting it soon became.
The album’s focus is more intent on creating dreamy textures rather than anything more concrete.
I’m not one to miss out on a good, solid mecha show, and Idolo does offer plenty of mecha action.
“Il Mare“‘s simple, well-paced story, honest performances, and heartfelt characters ensure that it’s more than just eye candy.
A two-disc compilation that serves as an excellent introduction to Saint Etienne’s pristine, immaculate dance pop.
I simply forgot that I was listening to a white boy and just starting soaking in some nice beats and skilled rhyming.
An attempt to bridge the gap between Mark Van Hoen’s harsh earlier work and his most song-oriented material.
Sonically, The Beautiful Mistake is a clichéd culmination of everything currently happening in the musical underground.