With all the excitement that comes with the end of another year, we always look forward to the “Best of” lists from our favorite publications, Labels and friends. But, more than reading what other have to say, we enjoy putting together our own list! So, once again, we’ve been pulling out our hair, trying to […]

STAFF PICKS Kimber – Sufjan Stevens Lindsay – Mavis Staples Dario – Townes Van Zandt Dominic – Sufjan Stevens THIS WEEK’S NEW RELEASES Björk – Utopia CD/2xLP (One Little Indian/The Orchard) Björk’s ninth studio effort, co-produced by Venezuelan DJ Arca, follows-up her 2015 breakup record Vulnicura and celebrates her reemergence on the other side of […]

STAFF PICKS Kimber – Sharon Jones Lindsay – Sharon Jones, Mavis Staples Dario – Sharon Jones Dominic – Mavis Staples, Electric Wizard THIS WEEK’S NEW RELEASES The Adicts – And It Was So! CD/LP/Cassette (Nuclear Blast) With their Clockwork Orange Droog attire, infectious high energy, uptempo music and unforgettable performances, The Adicts are no strangers to the scene having formed […]

Black Friday is perhaps the most contentious of unofficial holidays. Following immediately after one of our most popular holidays, it can be seen by some as another corporate revenue grab, that takes advantage of all the hard working people, who are trying to enjoy a very well deserved day off, with family and friends. On […]

STAFF PICKS Kimber – Andrew Bird, Four Tet Lindsay – Lucinda Williams, Escape-ism Dario – Angel Olsen Dominic – Childish Gambino THIS WEEK’S NEW RELEASES Andrew Bird – Echolocations: River CD/LP (Wegawam) Recorded under the Hyperion bridge in Los Angeles, California’s Atwater Village, Echolocations: River is the second piece in a series of short films and recordings documenting site specific […]

STAFF PICKS Kimber – Bibio Lindsay – EERA Dario – Bibio Dominic – Survive THIS WEEK’S NEW RELEASES Anti-Flag – The American Fall CD/LP (Spinefarm) “The politics of distraction influences people to lose focus on what makes a positive impact on their lives and the world,” the band explains. “It encourages people to make choices […]

It’s November! And, as much as we love our colder months, there is also the stress of added obstacles of holiday shopping, snowbirds, travel plans, family visits, pulling out the sweaters and jackets, waiting for the car to warm up, shoveling snow! Maybe there won’t be any snow shoveling. But, all of this can make […]