Reviews

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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.

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Total Control, Typical System

Total Control’s sophomore record is an amalgamation, moving seamlessly through post punk, electronica, and new wave.

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White Lung, Deep Fantasy

Beyond a riot grrrl remix, Mish Way pushes the commentary on Deep Fantasy.

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Lower, Seek Warmer Climes

Debuts are not meant for reinvention, unless you're Lower.

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Greys, If Anything

On their debut LP, Greys lose themselves in the noise of their influences.

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Open Mike Eagle, Dark Comedy

While Open Mike Eagle's album feels like deja vu, we're happy to have been here before.

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Alex G, DSU

With his latest, Alex G proves he isn't a boy anymore.

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Craft Spells, Nausea

It's an album of not-knowing, and that's fine, but sometimes we want an answer.

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Lust For Youth, International

No longer a bleak lo-fi experiment, Lust For Youth is out for pop greatness.