Category: Albums


Retribution Gospel Choir: 2 Review

Alan Sparhawk, best known for his work with his highly influential three piece Low, returns with his rocking second album under the Retribution Gospel Choir moniker, simply titled 2.


Beach House: Teen Dream Review

Teen Dream clearly stands as Beach House’s most accomplished work to date, and will doubtlessly be the first truly great album of the year.


Vampire Weekend: Contra Review

With Vampire Weekend’s new record Contra, it seems that everything that was so ebullient about the band’s previous album has been watered down to a lukewarm broth


Yeasayer: Odd Blood Review

Yeasayer return with their 80’s influenced sophomore album Odd Blood, which finds the band taking some stylistic jumps that occasionally succeed, but ultimately fall short of their exciting debut album All Hour Cymbals.


Dragon Turtle: Almanac Review

Dragon Turtle’s debut record Almanac is filled with sweeping waves of sound that are comprised of intricate arrangements of musical textures


Eels "End Times" Album Review

Mark Oliver Everett, better known as the great singer/songwriter behind the Eels, returns with his latest heartbreaking album End Times, which contains his usual melancholy songs that reflect on his recent divorce.