Transistor-on Takes “The Way Back Down” on EP
Transistor-on calls their goods “fuzzed out reverb music,” and in the spirit of post-rock, EP The Way Back...
Muse “Drones” Review
Emily Hearn Saves Time in a Bottle on “Hourglass”
Emily Hearn’s sonic journey on Hourglass shows that she is a woman coming into her own, figuring out...
Slipknot – .5: The Gray Chapter
Anger and sorrow: two emotions inextricably linked, the yin and yang of loss. Emotions that can drive human beings to implosion or...
Little Boots – “Nocturnes”
After trickling out some singles through the last year, Victoria Hesketh, a.k.a. Little Boots, returns with her newest...
Uh-Huh Baby Yeah! – Trash Talk EP
A dash of screamo, a touch of pop punk, and a lot of rock gives the recipe that...
The Milk Carton Kids – “The Ash & Clay”
Truthfully, before hearing them, the last genre I had LA-based duo The Milk Carton Kids pegged as was...
Kick the Robot and Music to Fight the Future
I’ve said it ad nauseum in reviews before, but it bears repeating: I appreciate when bands can invoke...
Jeffrey Butzer and Tom Cheshire – The Piano is Firewood: The Music of Tom Waits
A tiny piece of guilt that I live with: One time, when looking for some covers of “Somewhere”...
Jacco Gardner’s Cabinet of Curiosities
Breathe in deeply. Four counts in, eight counts out. Didn’t that feel nice? That breath of fresh air...