Category Archives: Staff Picks

More Good Sounds

More essential reviews by James…. THE WAR ON DRUGS – Lost In The Dream Philly band finally makes their masterpiece, following two excellent LPs and an EP. Fans of Kurt Vile should know that Vile was a founding member of … Continue reading

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We’re Diggin’ These

Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks – Wig Out At Jagbags If you’ve lost track of Stephen Malkmus over the years, Wig Out At Jagbags is the perfect place to reacquaint yourself with the perennial stoner dude’s deft wordplay, canny classic … Continue reading

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Customer Favorites of 2013

We asked some of our Facebook friends to list their favorite albums of 2013, and they came up with some great lists! Erica Allen 1.Vampire Weekend- Modern Vampires of the City2.The National- Trouble Will Find Me3.Phoenix- Bankrupt!4.Eisley- Currents5.Deerhunter- Monomania6.Camera Obscura- … Continue reading

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Some of our 2013 Favorites….

It’s that time when we like to put together lists of our favorite music of the past year.  Here are our first two lists — more to come soon. MATT GIBSON’s Top 10: 1. Glenn Jones – My Garden State … Continue reading

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Matt J’s Pick: Ellie Herring’s Kite Day

Even if you think you don’t like ambient/electronica music, there’s still a great chance that you’ll love Ellie Herring’s new record Kite Day. It’s a beat-driven work that combines the best of ambient, electronica and dance tracks into one chilled-out … Continue reading

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