Posted July 23, 2018, 4:28 p.m.
Any band's second album is cause for concern. It can go two ways - a retread of the first, a brand new direction, or something ... read more
Posted July 2, 2018, 6:30 p.m.
Courtney Barnett’s output is usually a sure thing – which is why it’s strange her latest, Tell Me How You Really Feel is weirdly disappointing. It’s not ... read more
Posted June 25, 2018, 8:43 p.m.
John Prine's first album of new material in 13 years is a great place to start with the legend’s career, as it kind of covers ... read more
Posted June 11, 2018, 5:35 p.m.
Chicago natives Maps & Atlases first new release in six years shows them down a member and finding that their tightly constructed guitar and rhythm pieces turning ... read more
Posted June 4, 2018, 9:42 p.m.
Wye Oak have never made the same record twice, and on The Louder I Call, the Faster It Runs, it’s not about to change. Jenn ... read more
Posted May 28, 2018, 11:13 p.m.
Every once and a while there will be an album that pretty much levels the musical plane, one that becomes an earworm in the most ... read more
Posted May 28, 2018, 11:08 p.m.
Hop Along have been on a tear since the release of their 2012 debut, Get Disowned and came to proper prominence with 2015’s Painted Shut, a showcase of ... read more
Posted March 26, 2018, 10:25 p.m.
The world feels like it’s coming apart at the seams, some new scandal or piece of terrible news hits daily, or sometimes with even more ... read more
Posted July 4, 2017, 10:01 a.m.
Had Jason Isbell stopped making music after his run with the Drive-By Truckers, his output would have already been legendary enough. “Outfit,” and “Goddamn Lonely ... read more
Posted May 1, 2017, 5:42 p.m.
You don’t need to have been to Los Angeles to best experience L.A. Takedown’s latest album, II. It’s an album that’s evocative of a time ... read more
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