STAFF PICKS Kimber – Real Estate Lindsay – Caribou, Wasted Shirt, Secret Sisters Dario – Wasted Shirt Paula – Caribou, Disques Debs v2 Jared – Polvo THIS WEEK’S NEW RELEASES Wasted Shirt – Fungus ii CD/LP (Famous Class) Wasted Shirt is Ty Segall and Brian Chippendale (Lighting Bolt)! The album is exploding euphoria from start […]

  Wilsen – Ruiner [Secret City] It’s too early to tell, but I feel like this is one of those albums that sort of flies under a lot of radars, but will get more than enough play in the shop, creating a small pocket of fandom in Phoenix and other areas where other record store […]

STAFF PICKS Kimber – Califone Lindsay – Agnes Obel, Wilsen, Sarah Harmer Dario – Califone, Agnes Obel Paula – Califone Jared – Wilsen, Califone THIS WEEK’S NEW RELEASES Greg Dulli – Random Desire CD/2xLP (BMG) For the last 30 years Greg Dulli, frontman of The Afghan Whigs and The Twilight Singers, has been the poet laureate of the […]

If you think of the bands who have pushed the popular genres into new directions, you can often trace a line back to some unconventional, lesser known artists. Woody Guthrie once wrote a fan letter to experimental music pioneer John Cage. One of David Bowie’s favorite albums was Steve Reich’s minimalist masterpiece, Music for 18 […]

STAFF PICKS Kimber – Nathaniel Rateliff Lindsay – Bohren & Der Club Of Gore, Heart Bones Dario – Bohren & Der Club Of Gore, Shopping Paula – Tennis, Tame Impala Jared – The Men THIS WEEK’S NEW RELEASES Tame Impala – The Slow Rush CD/2xLP (Interscope) The highly anticipated The Slow Rush marks Tame Impala’s (Kevin Parker) fourth full-length album […]

STAFF PICKS Kimber – Antibalas Lindsay – John Moreland, Innocence Mission Dario – Isobell Campbell Paula – Khruangbin & Leon Bridges, Innocence Mission Jared – Khruangbin & Leon Bridges THIS WEEK’S NEW RELEASES Green Day – Father Of All… CD/LP (Reprise) Five-time Grammy Award-winning Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees Green Day unleash their […]