“Road Head” sounds like a song that you can float away on. Advertisements
“New York” is not what you would expect out of a St. Vincent song. Well, besides the fact that it’s excellent.
I’m always a bit cautious when it comes to supergroups. More often than not, the band never equals or exceeds the sum of its parts. But if… Read more “Song of the Week: Filthy Friends – “The Arrival””
“Wild Card,” the latest single by Cold Specks, creates a warm bed of snappy percussion and echoed synths.
“Skim” by TORRES (AKA Mackenzie Scott) is a bundle of tightly-wound nerves. Its motorized beat hits like a jab to the gut. The singer-songwriter reinforces the sensation… Read more “Song of the Week: TORRES – “Skim””
Arcade Fire are back! And they’ve been listening to a lot of ABBA! The title track for their latest album, Everything Now, doubles down on the disco… Read more “Song of the Week: Arcade Fire – “Everything Now””
“Breathalyzer” is the sound of a bad drug trip. It’s distorted, hazy, off-kilter and sets off a creepy, uncomfortable feeling in the pit of your stomach.
Technically, the latest release by Courtney Barnett is an old-new song. The Melbourne singer-songwriter used to perform “How to Boil an Egg” at open mics years before she… Read more “Song of the Week: Courtney Barnett – “How to Boil an Egg””
It’s been a few years since we’ve heard new music from The National. After 2013’s excellent Trouble Will Find Me, the five-piece lived life and worked on side… Read more “Song of the Week (5/12/17): The National – “The System Only Dreams In Total Darkness””