Review: Ty Segall – Emotional Mugger

Review: Ty Segall – Emotional Mugger
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It’s risky, it’s messy and it’s unsettling, but Emotional Mugger is doing something new enough to earn pause—even if only to silently mouth the phrase, “What the fuck?” … read more

Review: Moon Duo – Shadow of the Sun
Local Review: The Boys Ranch – Self-Titled

Local Review: The Boys Ranch – Self-Titled
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This beachy EP from SLC natives The Boys Ranch is a collection of four tracks that hearken back to the clean, surf pop sounds of yesteryear (complete with the standard boom-tat-tat-boom-tat drum lines). Unlike the recent trend of beach-goth artists, The Boys Ranch use more classic, lighthearted guitar tones. … read more

Review: Wand – Golem
Review: Tall Tall Trees – The Seasonal EP

Review: Tall Tall Trees – The Seasonal EP
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Tall Tall Trees = (GIVERS + Kishi Bashi + Animal Collective) x banjos  … read more

Review: Spacin’ – Total Freedom

Review: Spacin’ – Total Freedom
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Spacin’ = Sonny & The Sunsets + The Brian Jonestown Massacre + Foxygen
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Review: WISH – Self-Titled

Review: WISH – Self-Titled
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WISH = Sonic Youth + Foxygen + Broken Social Scene
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Review: The Wytches – Annabel Dream Reader

Review: The Wytches – Annabel Dream Reader
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The Wytches = The Smashing Pumpkins + The Black Angels + Silversun Pickups … read more

Review: Parquet Courts – Human Performance
Review: The Black Heart Rebellion – People, when you see the smoke, do not think it is fields they’re burning