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Sunday, November 18, 2018

The Critics: Hello Sadness

Hello Sadness Los Campesinos! Wichita 4 out of 5 This is the first LC! album that isn’t going to instantly make you feel like a toddler on a...

The Critics: Take Care

Take Care Drake Young Money Entertainment, Cash Money Records 4 out of 5 Compare Take Care to some of the other major hip-hop releases of 2011 and it’s...

The Critics: Bad As Me

Bad As Me Tom Waits Anti- 4 ½ out of 5 In his first album in 7 years (comprised wholly of new material) Tom Waits returns to remind...

The Critics: Honest Words

Honest Words King Creosote and Jon Hopkins Domino 4 out of 5 These musicians have both carved their careers on the fringes. Major label dalliances aside, King Creosote...

A Bit of Scottish Charm

Scottish Chamber Orchestra Wed 19 Oct 2011 Younger Hall To those who revere contemporary pop music, the sound of classical music may evoke archaic images of harpsichords,...

The Critics: TKOL RMX 123456

TKOL RMX 123456 Radiohead and Guests XL Recordings/Ticker Tape Ltd. 3 out of 5 If one thing stood out about The King of Limbs it was the utter...

The Critics: The Less You Know The Better

The Less You Know The Better DJ Shadow Fat Possum 2 out of 5   The Less You Know The Better sees the return of one of the great...

The Critics: Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming

Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming M83 Mute 4 out of 5 French band M83’s new two-disk album Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming is one record that true music lovers should...

The Critics: The Year of Hibernation

The Year of Hibernation Youth Lagoon Fat Possum 4 ½ out of 5 Youth Lagoon isn’t here to blow minds. Eschewing star-gazing ambition, this offering from brilliantly named...

The Critics: Every Kingdom

It’s not often that a “singer-songwriter” with genuine talent manages to stand out from the ocean of “men-with-guitars” playing average songs about breakups and...