Review: Kishi Bashi – Sonderlust

Review: Kishi Bashi – Sonderlust
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Kishi Bashi = Queen + Lord Huron + Electric Light Orchestra … read more

Review: Jenny Hval – Blood Bitch

Review: Jenny Hval – Blood Bitch
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Beginning and ending with synth, Jenny Hval’s “Blood Bitch” is a fusion of statement art-pop, burdened breathing and provocative soundbites (see: “Last night, I took my birth control with rosé”). This artist has long been a crusader for the second sex. … read more

Review: Mothers – When You Walk A Long Distance You Are Tired

Review: Mothers – When You Walk A Long Distance You...
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When You Walk is achingly good: the pierced-heart, splintered-bone, blurred-eyes kind of good. That it is only Mothers’ first full-length album is a wonder. … read more

Review: Jennifer O’Connor – Surface Noise

Review: Jennifer O’Connor – Surface Noise
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Jennifer O’Connor = Laura Veirs +Musicforthemorningafter–era Pete Yorn … read more

Review: Hospital Ships – The Past Is Not A Flood
Review: Marissa Nadler – Strangers

Review: Marissa Nadler – Strangers
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Marissa Nadler = Sharon Van Etten + The Cardigans + Sibylle Baier
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Review: Julianna Barwick – Will
Local Review: mini golf – We Weren’t Invited

Local Review: mini golf – We Weren’t Invited
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mini golf = Tigers Jaw 2×2 (Bright Eyes + The Moldy Peaches)
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