Leaving Through the Window (Drive Thru / MCA). Review by Kiran Aditham.
Deafheaven bring together death metal and shoegaze and people lose their minds over it. Jen Cray had to see for herself.
Various Artists (Coup d’Etat). Review by Bill Campbell.
Turn of the century watch dial painters intentionally consume radium, leading to death and profits for the American Radium Company.
Science For Girls (Self-released). Review by Chris Catania.
40 Below Summer,The Mourning After,Razor and Tie/Roadrunner,Andrew Ellis
Long Legs (Disaster Records). Review by Daniel Mitchell.
The early life of country music’s renegade hero Gram Parsons is brought to life in Bob Kealing’s wonderful Calling Me Home.
Ink 19’s resident wrestling aficionado extrordinaire, Matthew Moyer takes a look at Brawlin’ Broadsand rates ’em both (the brawlin’ and the broads, that is — get your mind out of the gutter!).
Back With a New Batch (Triple Crown). Review by Julio Diaz
Maxi German Rave Blast Hits 3 (Rephlex). Review by Carl Glaser
Now that the lights are on and the popcorn’s been swept off the floor, Rob Levy reflects on the year in films.