Jan 26, 2015 Issue #52 - September/October 2014 - St. Vincent
Six albums into their career, Pond is still known by most as that other psych-rock band from Australia.
Jan 23, 2015 Issue #52 - September/October 2014 - St. Vincent
The Dodos have always been a pleasantly disarming mix of salty and sweet. Complex rhythmic ideas round out simple but creative melodic lines, which are in turn occasionally rounded out by an unexpected dissonance. Basic instrumentation expands to fill up vast amounts of space, both on the recordings and during their hypnotic live shows.
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In the chorus of "A New Wave," halfway through Sleater-Kinney's new comeback album, No Cities to Love, Carrie Brownstein sings "No one here is taking notice/No outline will ever hold us/It's not a new wave, it's just you and me."
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Believe it or not, They Might Be Giants have been creating music for over twenty years.
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The seventh installment of George O'Connor's graphic novel treatment of the Greek gods is by far the series' most violent. Set against the backdrop of the Trojan War, Ares: Bringer of War chronicles the bloodthirsty deity's involvement in the decade-long struggle between the Greeks and the Trojans.
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At a time where rock bios have settled into a safe place of delivering shocking moments with mostly filler, Marky Ramone delivers a book that’s as intriguing as it is smile-inducing.