The Week in Reviews

Arcade Fire ‘Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains)’ When we knew that Reflektor, or something like it, was coming – when we walked out the front door of our house under…

The Week in Reviews

Suicide – ‘Frankie Teardrop’ Alan Vega died this week. I don’t have much by way of an obituary. I never knew much about him. I knew more about Suicide, but…

The Week in Reviews

Young Dolph – ‘Facts’ There’s something vaguely threatening about the production on King of Memphis, a subtly sinister, carnivalesque taunt that runs through the album and makes itself known almost…

The Week in Reviews

Devin the Dude – ‘Georgy’ Devin the Dude is the kind of rapper who is less a ‘rapper’ than a good talker. He style is simple, and his delivery lacks…

The Week in Reviews

The Nevada Strange – ‘Crawlspaces’ There was a time, around 2007-2010, where Sydney looked like it was directed by David Lynch. What were hardcore bands found cowboy hats, reverb pedals,…