Revisit: Time Bandits
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Revisit: Time Bandits

Terry Gilliam's Time Bandits is one of those odd, off-kilter kid's flicks you forget exists…

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Lightning Dust: Fantasy
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Lightning Dust: Fantasy

To a listener unfamiliar with Joshua Wells and Amber Webber’s Black Mountain side project Lightning…

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Pickathon 2013
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Pickathon 2013

(Photos: Alli Bratt) Thursday Portland, Oregon’s 15th annual Pickathon Indie Roots Musical Festival unofficially kicked…

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The Microphones: It Was Hot, We Stayed in the Water (Reissue)
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The Microphones: It Was Hot, We Stayed in the Water (Reissue)

As if Washington’s native noise-folk son weren’t admirably prolific already, now resurfacing is a characteristically…

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Interview: Trevor Hobbs of Breathe Owl Breathe
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Interview: Trevor Hobbs of Breathe Owl Breathe

Ahead of a soon-to-be-released fourth LP, Michigan-based three piece Breathe Owl Breathe is again venturing…

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Eleanor Friedberger: Personal Record
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Eleanor Friedberger: Personal Record

Personal Record, despite the celebratory highs or emotional depths implied by the title, is an…

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Various Artists: After Dark 2
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Various Artists: After Dark 2

“Warm in the Winter” kicks off the second and latest volume of Italians Do It…

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Revisit: M. Ward: Transfiguration of Vincent
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Revisit: M. Ward: Transfiguration of Vincent

This past March marked 10 years since the release of M. Ward’s Transfiguration of Vincent,…

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Baths: Obsidian
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Baths: Obsidian

On the sophomore effort from Baths, the laptop – or in Baths’ case, MPD –…

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Majical Cloudz: Impersonator
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Majical Cloudz: Impersonator

Canada is in a kind of mid-music boom. The Toronto-Montreal corridor, which last felt relevant…

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