For a lot of us, our relationship to music was re-evaluated this year. For us, the biggest change was losing live music. We had to dig even deeper into our album listening and work hard to find that mental space that live music occupied. For those of you who all of a sudden had some […]

Staff Picks Lindsay – Iron and Wine, TEKE :: TEKE, & Dear Sunny  Dario – Daniel Bachman Zach- Man on Man, TEKE :: TEKE Kimber – Iron and Wine Iron And Wine – Archive Series Vol. 5: Tallahassee Recordings CD/LP+MP3 (Sub Pop) Archive Series Volume No. 5: Tallahassee is the lost-in-time debut album from Iron […]

Staff Picks Lindsay – Flock of Dimes, Leon Vynehall, & Ya Tseen Dario – Bowerbirds, & Can Reissues Zach- Crumb, Manchester Orchestra, & Ya Tseen Kimber – Bowerbirds Flock Of Dimes – Head Of Roses LP+MP3 (Sub Pop) Recently released on CD – now available on vinyl. On her second full-length record, Head Of Roses, […]

Staff Picks Kimber – Gang of Four Reissues  Lindsay – Elliot Smith Reissues, Field Music, & Unwound Reissue  Dario – Field Music & Alan Vega Zach- Remember Sports, Lost Horizons, & Elliot Smith Reissues  Dinosaur Jr – Sweep It Into Space CD/LP (Jagjaguwar) Sweep It Into Space is Dinosaur Jr.’s first new collection of music […]

Staff Picks Kimber – Fitz and the Tantrums Lindsay – Lucinda Williams & Mirah Reissues  Dario – Mirah Reissues Zach- Slaughter Beach, Dog and Toro y Moi Reissue  Lucinda Williams – Runnin’ Down A Dream: A Tribute To Tom Petty CD/2xLP (Highway 20) Revered singer/songwriter Lucinda Williams is working to help independent music venues during […]

Staff Picks Kimber – The Orb Lindsay – Nick Waterhouse Dario – Spirit Of The Beehive Zach – Spirit Of The Beehive  Tones On Tail – Pop [Reissue/1984] LP (Beggars Banquet)  Originally released in 1984, Pop is the only studio album from Tones On Tail, which was a side project of Bauhaus members Daniel Ash […]

Staff Picks Kimber – Godspeed You! Black Emperor  Lindsay – Floating Points & Pharoah Sanders, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, and Flock of Dimes  Dario – Owen Pallet and Floating Points & Pharoah Sanders Zach – Owen Pallet and Godspeed You! Black Emperor   Godspeed You! Black Emperor – G_d’s Pee AT STATE’S END! LP+10” (Constellation) The […]

Staff Picks Kimber – Joe Strummer Lindsay – El Michels Affair Dario – The Mountain Goats Zach – Tune-Yards   Tomahawk – Tonic Immobility CD/LP (Ipecac) On their 20th anniversary, Tomahawk finally return with their fifth full-length album, Tonic Immobility. The guys – guitarist Duane Denison (the Jesus Lizard, Unsemble), vocalist Mike Patton (Faith No […]

Staff Picks Kimber – Steve Earle Lindsay – Chad Vangaalen, Dizzee Rascal, Steve Earle Dario – Karima Walker Zach – Chad VanGaalen, Fleet Foxes   Steve Earle and The Dukes – J.T. CD/LP (New West) On August 20, 2020 the world lost an amazing light with the passing of Justin Townes Earle. Justin was a […]

Staff Picks Kimber – Gang Of Four Lindsay – Nils Frahm, Gang Of Four, Soul Slabs Dario – Anohni, Soul Slabs Anohni – I Will Survive b/w R.N.C. 2020 7”+MP3 (Secretly Canadian) Anohni shares an emotive cover of Gloria Gaynor’s 1978 classic “I WIll Survive”. The track was a staple of her early live shows […]

Staff Picks Kimber – Fruit Bats Lindsay – Reigning Sound, Fruit Bats Dario – Gillian Welch & Dave Rawlings Eric – Madlib Gillian Welch & David Rawlings – All The Good Times CD (Acony) The first Gillian Welch & David Rawlings collaboration to feature both of their names, All The Good Times, a collection of […]