Morals and Dogma by Deathprod (Review)
This is not a cheery release, and the songs contained within are as black as the packaging.
The Sounds They Made by Empress (Review)
The sort of so-minimal-it-barely-seems-there lo-fi bedroom pop that could make Low seem bombastic and overwhelming by comparison.
A Brief History of the Twentieth Century by Gang Of Four (Review)
This compilation captures the panic and urgency in Gang of Four’s stripped down, funked up post-punk.
Silence Is Better Than Nothing by Angle (Review)
The EP reveals a very solid framework that could yield some very impressive work in the (hopefully) near future.
Sung Tongs by Animal Collective (Review)
If loving Animal Collective is wrong, I don’t want to be right.
Moonlight Express by Daniel Lee (Review)
If you’re looking for a way to pay respects to the memory of Leslie Cheung, you can certainly do far, far worse.
The Täby Tapes by Nanook Of The North (Review)
These quirky yet affecting songs tackle love, friendship, alienation, and survival in a suburban, post-modern environment.
No Wake by Tulsa Drone (Review)
What’s interesting about Tulsa Drone is the mood of their music and their choice of instrumentation.
Thwap! by Modern Machines (Review)
Modern Machines blew me away with their raw and catchy tunes, showcasing their talent for proper songwriting.