When your arrangements are razor-sharp, your moods mercurial and psychedelic, and your melodies constantly off-kilter, you’re probably a Dutch band like Certain Animals.
I am generally skeptical and disrespectful of band names with special capitalization, but IDLES look and sound like they mean business.
Sneaks uses electronic layers and a disaffected delivery to create something that lives in the past and in the future and only circumstantially in the present.
Our Night Out (Burning Heart Records). Review by Carl F. Gauze.
iii (Flemish Eye). Review by Scott Adams.
A day in the life a French woman as she invents electronica and rescues France from boring rock and roll.
Rick Rubin and Steve Albini Had Nothing To Do With This Record (Bad Bad Bad). Review by Julius C. Lacking.
The Whistler’s Father Recordings. Review by Stacey Zering.
Nobody Lives Here Anymore (Jagjaguar). Review by Julius C. Lacking.
A young man joins a Christian Rock band and gets the girl, and maybe a small slice of fame.
Dir: Richard Kelly (Arrow Video). Review by Phil Bailey.
McCartney III. Review by Julius C. Lacking.
An Ode To Escapism (Karma Chief). Review by Julius C. Lacking.