Joe Satriani: Unstoppable Momentum
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Joe Satriani: Unstoppable Momentum

There was once a golden age of progressive fusion. Back in the early ‘90s, performers…

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Young Galaxy: Ultramarine
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Young Galaxy: Ultramarine

Does any country have as much per capita pop-credibility as Sweden? Possibly due to the…

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Wolf People: Fain
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Wolf People: Fain

Wolf People are in some ways the heirs of 1970s British folk rock acts like…

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No Joy: Wait to Pleasure
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No Joy: Wait to Pleasure

Wait to Pleasure, the sophomore album from Canadian band No Joy, comes on all menace…

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Deerhunter: Monomania
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Deerhunter: Monomania

Snoop Lion: Reincarnated
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Snoop Lion: Reincarnated

If you want to get an early start on your end-of-the-year retrospective lists, let me…

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Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou: Vol. 3: The Skeletal Essences of Afro Funk 1969-1980
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Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou: Vol. 3: The Skeletal Essences of Afro Funk 1969-1980

Benin’s legendary Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou was a groundbreaking African funk/rock/soul outfit whose prodigious output…

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The Veils: Time Stays, We Go
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The Veils: Time Stays, We Go

The Veils is really about frontman Finn Andrews. He put together an entirely new band…

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Os Mutantes: Fool Metal Jack
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Os Mutantes: Fool Metal Jack

Brazilian Tropicália was a late ‘60s movement dedicated to the principle of melding far-ranging sources…

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The Hussy: Pagan Hiss
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The Hussy: Pagan Hiss

There aren’t any frills adorning the Hussy’s Pagan Hiss. What the Madison, Wisconsin, duo serve…

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