Tag Archive | "cerebral"

I Come to Shanghai “Nothing to Conceal”

Monday, April 15, 2013

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I Come to Shanghai “Nothing to Conceal”

This cut from the San Francisco duo's third LP resides in the once taboo crossroads of new wave and prog rock.

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Laetitia Sadier “There Is A Price to Pay for Freedom (And It Isn’t Security)”

Monday, August 20, 2012

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Laetitia Sadier “There Is A Price to Pay for Freedom (And It Isn’t Security)”

Stereolab's leading lady continues her stint in the solo limelight with this sumptuous tune.

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Shabazz Palaces “Swerve… the reeping of all that is worthwhile (Noir not withstanding)”

Saturday, July 21, 2012

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Shabazz Palaces “Swerve… the reeping of all that is worthwhile (Noir not withstanding)”

With a little help from THEEsatisfaction, Butterfly of Digable Planets proves he's never sounded better.

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Frank Ocean “Pyramids”

Monday, July 2, 2012

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Frank Ocean “Pyramids”

A truly genre-defying exploration from the New Orleans artist's forthcoming debut LP.

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Arc in Round “Spirit”

Friday, August 19, 2011

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Arc in Round “Spirit”

This Philadelphia act deftly balance melody and madness on this track from their new debut LP.

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Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks “Tigers”

Monday, July 25, 2011

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Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks “Tigers”

The enigmatic lyricists provides the latest classic from his post-Pavement era.

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Gauntlet Hair “I Was Thinking”

Thursday, July 21, 2011

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Gauntlet Hair “I Was Thinking”

Our Underground Music Showcase coverage begins with this Denver duo's debut single.

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Cass McCombs “County Line”

Monday, June 20, 2011

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Cass McCombs “County Line”

Why Cass McCombs is the closest we get to an American bard these days.

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When Saints Go Machine “Add Ends”

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

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When Saints Go Machine “Add Ends”

This Danish foursome's debut offers a truly singular, breathtaking sound.

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A Lull “Weapons for War”

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

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A Lull “Weapons for War”

This new Mush Records act conjures up some of their freaky Chicago forebears.

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The Sea and Cake “Up on the North Shore”

Monday, April 25, 2011

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The Sea and Cake “Up on the North Shore”

Nearly a decade and half into their career, the indie stalwarts keep electrifying listeners.

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Sin Fang “Always Everything”

Monday, April 4, 2011

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Sin Fang “Always Everything”

Iceland's Sindri Már Sigfússon returns with a new set of bewitching, layered indie-pop.

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