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Baked, Debt

A payment plan in woozy guitar lines and chugging drums designed to excite your mellow.

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G. Green, Area Codes

G. Green goes to college.

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Naomi Punk, Television Man

Naomi Punk’s sophomore effort is purposely repetitive, finding discovery in hypnosis.

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Amanda x, Amnesia

Resisting the urge to call it “an album you won’t soon forget.”

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Roman Ruins, Source Of Pride

Twice a father, Roman Ruins run the risk of making us gag on his happiness.

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Soft Walls, No Time

Asking us to face our fears about time passage.

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Shabazz Palaces, Lese Majesty

Lese Majesty proves Shabazz Palaces is fearless in pursuing an obtuse agenda.

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Dan Melchior und Das Menace, Hunger

One of Dwyer’s favorite psych rock weirdos compiles a record to help his wife battle cancer.

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Courtship Ritual, Pith

On their debut, the Brooklyn duo stylishly tackle what it means to make dream pop.

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White Fence, For The Recently Found Innocent

With Ty Segall behind the boards, Tim’s gypsy wagon has a few less pots.

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Joyce Manor, Never Hungover Again

Joyce Manor delivers another solid album, and there’s nothing wrong with that.

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The Proper Ornaments, Wooden Head

The Proper Ornaments play it safe rather than let their sordid pasts infiltrate their craft.

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OOIOO, Gamel

On Gamel, OOIOO use the gamelan to probe the limits of body music in a nuclear age of cyborgs.

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DJ Dodger Stadium, Friend of Mine

The debut from Jerome LOL and Samo Sound Boy demonstrates dynamism beyond genre.

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Viet Cong, Cassette

Originally a tour-only release, Viet Cong resign to neither be crowned nor confused as geniuses.