Reviews Label: Thrill Jockey

Label: Thrill Jockey

11 reviews found

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KFAI - Roar of the Underground
Tortoise - It's All Around You album cover


It's All Around You, 2004

8.5 / 10

Tortoise are one of those bands that never seem to live up to my expectations. Of course I think they're amazing musicians and everything, but I'm always expecting a little ...

The Sea and Cake - Everybody album cover

The Sea and Cake

Everybody, 2007

7.0 / 10

Imagine sitting out on your porch or patio on a warm summer evening. You feel like just kicking back and relaxing while enjoying a light breeze. As corny as that ...

The Sea and Cake - Car Alarm album cover

The Sea and Cake

Car Alarm, 2008

8.0 / 10

That easy, jazz-infused post-rock has come a long way since adopting a mispronunciation of their intended band name (The “C” in Cake). The Sea and Cake have extended themselves as ...

Lightning Bolt -  Fantasy Empire album cover

Lightning Bolt

Fantasy Empire, 2015

8.8 / 10
Multiple Authors

Though much attention relating to 2015’s Austin Psych Fest (a.k.a. Levitation) was directed towards the reunion of the legendary 13th Floor Elevators, one of the biggest surprises in the lineup for ...

Lightning Bolt -  Fantasy Empire album cover

Lightning Bolt

Fantasy Empire, 2015

8.2 / 10

This noise rock duo has been terrifying the music scene for close to two decades now with their unconventional sound and experimental attitude. Throughout their career Lightning Bolt have stuck ...

Wrekmeister Harmonies - Night of Your Ascension album cover

Wrekmeister Harmonies

Night of Your Ascension, 2015

8.8 / 10

The musical collective led by J.R. Robinson has always been inventive when it came to the subjects of their sonic explorations. You've Always Meant So Much to Me was written ...

The Body - No One Deserves Happiness album cover

The Body

No One Deserves Happiness, 2016

8.8 / 10

Since 2010 and the release of their album All The Waters of the Earth Turn to Blood, sludge outfit The Body have really taken off. Originally found back in 1999, ...

Sumac - What One Becomes album cover


What One Becomes, 2016

8.8 / 10

The announcement on the newest band from Aaron Turner (Isis, Old Man Gloom) was one of the most intriguing news in 2014. And things only got more exciting as the ...

Helen Money - Become Zero album cover

Helen Money

Become Zero, 2016

8.2 / 10

Alison Chesley (aka Helen Money) is mostly known for her excellent collaborations with a myriad of diverse artists, including Bob Mould, Mono, Russian Circles and Agalloch. A classical cellist herself ...

Oozing Wound - High Anxiety album cover

Oozing Wound

High Anxiety, 2019

8.0 / 10

Chicago’s Oozing Wound have been riding the thrash train since their inception in 2011, yet this trio are more than just that label, instead they are a band that incorporates ...

Aseethe - Throes album cover


Throes, 2019

7.5 / 10

Aseethe’s sludgy doom as kept them a part of the underground for over a decade and for the Iowa-based trio, that scene is one that allows them to burn brightly ...

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