Album Reviews"English Graffiti" by The Vaccines
May 26. 2015 | By Nori Bell-Bhuiyan

"English Graffiti" by The Vaccines

The Vaccines sound like they have something to prove in the heavy riffs and distorted tunes of their new album English Graffiti.

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Album Reviews“Peanut Butter” by Joanna Gruesome
May 19. 2015 | By Wayne Jessup

“Peanut Butter” by Joanna Gruesome

In only 22 minutes, Joanna Gruesome’s Peanut Butter gives a master class in melodic punk hit and run.

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Album Reviews“Highlights” by Tanlines
May 19. 2015 | By Mayumi Okamoto

“Highlights” by Tanlines

Tanlines trade in their calypso dance beats for more laid back party-recovery grooves on Highlights.

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Album Reviews“Rhythm & Reason” by Bhi Bhiman
May 19. 2015 | By Sean Morris

“Rhythm & Reason” by Bhi Bhiman

Sri Lankan-American balladeer Bhi Bhiman deserves to score a breakthrough with the funky, smart, and smart-assed Rhythm & Reason.

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Album Reviews“Why Make Sense?” by Hot Chip
May 18. 2015 | By Jason Martinez

“Why Make Sense?” by Hot Chip

Hot Chip’s sixth album Why Make Sense? is great dance music that engages the head, the heart, and the hips.

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Album Reviews“Mutilator Defeated At Last” by Thee Oh Sees
May 18. 2015 | By Cervante Pope

“Mutilator Defeated At Last” by Thee Oh Sees

Mutilator Defeated is more than representative of the transitional period Thee Oh Sees are currently going through as a band.

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Album Reviews“1000 Palms” by Surfer Blood
May 12. 2015 | By Samuel Hernandez

“1000 Palms” by Surfer Blood

1000 Palms is Surfer Blood’s reclamation project, a rediscovering of what made things work in the first place.

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Album Reviews“Dark Bird is Home” by The Tallest Man On Earth
May 12. 2015 | By Cervante Pope

“Dark Bird is Home” by The Tallest Man On Earth

The Tallest Man on Earth has left his famously unforgiving, oversimplified sound for an overproduced sound that fails in comparison.

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