Tag Archive | "retro"

Tammar “The Last Line”

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

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Tammar “The Last Line”

Krautrock wedded to proto-120 Minutes college rock of the 1980's, what's not to love?

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The Stepkids “Shadows on Behalf”

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

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The Stepkids “Shadows on Behalf”

These new Stones Throw signings revisit the overlooked soft psychedelia of the '60s and '70s.

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The Elected “Babyface”

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

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The Elected “Babyface”

With Rilo Kiley officially behind him, Blake Sennett tunes into a sunny, '70s am radio frequency.

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Gold Leaves “The Ornament”

Monday, July 18, 2011

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Gold Leaves “The Ornament”

Arthur & Yu's Grant Olsen steps out on his own with a sound that recalls Fleet Foxes and The Walkmen.

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Ringo Deathstarr “So High”

Friday, July 8, 2011

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Ringo Deathstarr “So High”

This Austin trio pay tribute to the acts like The Wedding Present and My Bloody Valentine on their latest LP.

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Iceage “White Rune”

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

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Iceage “White Rune”

A (very) young Danish band whose work is reminiscent of the early post-punk greats.

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Det Vackra Livet “Viljan”

Friday, April 22, 2011

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Det Vackra Livet “Viljan”

This new Swedish acts romances the sounds of the early 1980s on their debut.

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Starry Saints “Angels”

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

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Starry Saints “Angels”

This Portland act's debut LP hearkens back to the heyday of the early '90s Madchester scene.

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MillionYoung “Replicants”

Thursday, April 14, 2011

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MillionYoung “Replicants”

Florida's Mike Diaz crafts a cunning piece of post-chillwave synth-pop.

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Buried Beds “Breadcrumb Trail”

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

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Buried Beds “Breadcrumb Trail”

A precocious tune so infectious that even the grouchiest listeners will be toe-tapping.

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Architecture in Helsinki “Contact High”

Monday, March 28, 2011

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Architecture in Helsinki “Contact High”

A bubbly, synthy jam that would make Prince proud.

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Teeel “Triangle Waves”

Friday, March 25, 2011

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Teeel “Triangle Waves”

This New Jersey native's solo project takes you for a ride in the dreambeat skies.

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