In the news today: Black Cat, Gray Matter, Ted Leo And The Pharmacists, Velocity Girl, 75 Dollar Bill, akai solo, Armand Hammer, Billy Woods, Bitchin Bajas, Bonnie Prince Billy, Bush Tetras, Codeine, Elucid, Frankie Rose, Idle Ray, mountain movers, Nadah El Shazly, ONO, P.E. (Pills And Eaters), tubby’s, Water Damage, Weak Signal, Weeping Icon, William Parker, Zenizen, Glastonbury Festival, King Krule, Bully, Rise Above, Cherubs, The Devil Wears Prada, Fit For A King, Counterparts, Landmvrks
The Street Lights Have Been Turned Down (New Granada). Review by Aaron Shaul.
Passages Through (K Records). Review by Daniel Mitchell.
You’re a Big Girl Now (Kimchee). Review by Rob Walsh.
Some Boots (Southern). Review by Stein Haukland.
Consonant (Fenway). Review by Stein Haukland.
Titletron (Grand Theft Autumn). Review by Daniel Mitchell.
Something / Everything! (K). Review by Daniel Mitchell.
A Kind of Closure (Jetset). Review by Daniel Mitchell.
Pollensongs (My Pal God). Review by Terry Eagan.
Levitate (Idaho Music). Review by Terry Eagan.
Farewell To Introductions (The Music Fellowship). Review by Terry Eagan.
Braving The Seabed (Sunseasky). Review by Marcel Feldmar.
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