Locksley: Be In Love

If my body responds positively to an album as my mind rattles off a list of better bands, is the effect neutralizing? Locksley’s, Be in Love, a combination of upbeat ‘90s alternative and dance pop bands like OK...

Timber Timbre: Timber Timbre

Demons, spirits, ghosts, hell, graves, death, reapers, rattlesnakes, villains, spooks, ghouls, fools, disasters, decomposed bodies, and New Orleans: these are the (only) things Timber Timbre’s self-titled third...
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The Fiery Furnaces: Run For Cover

Just for the fun of it, siblings Matthew and Eleanor Friedberger of the Fiery Furnaces parted ways for a time and each re-recorded six songs off an album they had just recorded together—2009’s Take Me Away. Aft...
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Kaki King: King Of Guitars

Guitar virtuoso Kaki King doesn’t play her guitar so much as abuse it, using her guitar as a percussion instrument, slapping, rubbing and plucking the thing to create her intensely layered and complicated songs...
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Orba Squara: Flying High

You’re probably most familiar with Orba Squara’s “Perfect Timing (This Morning)” a.k.a. the song that launched a thousand iPhone commercials and the career of Orba’s sole member, New York-based musician Mitch D...