Pop & Rock: Year in Review 2010
It's been fun watching the Gaslight Anthem grow up. On American Slang, the New Jersey quartet know it's okay to sing nostalgically about a time they could only have experienced through photo albums and history books. Brian Fallon and the gang arrived at the place they always sought ― a no-man's land filled with romanticism, tattoos, Cadillacs, punk rock and a record collection stocked heavy with Springsteen and the Clash. American Slang is somehow your old man and your best friend all at once.
NewsOct 01, 2015
The Dears Reflect on Identity, Relationships and Too Much Music
"We still like to pretend in some way that we're making art" — Natalia Yanchak says this matter-of-factly from a rest stop somewhere b...
FeaturesSep 28, 2015
Empress OfPortrait of the Artist
Not 15 minutes into my phone call with Lorely Rodriguez, the mastermind behind electro-pop project Empress Of, a stranger passing her front ...
StreamsSep 28, 2015
Anamai"Abris" on Exclaim! TV
Anamai is an experimental neo-folk endeavour lead by Anna Mayberry (HSY) and produced by David Psutka (Hiawatha, Egyptrixx). The rest of the...
NewsSep 28, 2015
Bob Moses Fuse Songwriting with Circuitry on 'Days Gone By'
When it came time to record Days Gone By, their debut full-length for Domino, Brooklyn-via-Vancouver duo Bob Moses looked to build on the ha...
StreamsSep 25, 2015
Dirty Frigs"Toss" on Exclaim! TV
Dirty Frigs are a Toronto-based four-piece who resurrect the spirit of Link Wray and other early axe-wielders to conjure the dark and distor...
FeaturesSep 25, 2015
OughtThe Void Is Listening
After releasing their acclaimed debut album More Than Any Other Day in 2014, Ought found themselves touring practically non-stop, playing sh...
NewsSep 25, 2015
Disclosure Discuss the Piano Origins of 'Caracal,' Address "Hater" Purists
It might be hard to imagine, but Disclosure didn't start the songs on their new album Caracal with samples or synth beats; they sat down at ...
FeaturesSep 24, 2015
New Order'Complete' Return
New Order never officially broke up. And chances are they never will. But after co-founder/bassist Peter Hook left acrimoniously in 2007, th...