Five Years Later: The Best Music of 2011!
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Five Years Later: The Best Music of 2011!

Rediscover: Destroyer: This Night
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Rediscover: Destroyer: This Night

Destroyer was once classified as “folk rock” and constantly compared to David Bowie.

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Destroyer: Poison Season
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Destroyer: Poison Season

Dan Bejar has an ear for melancholy, and every record he’s ever made as Destroyer…

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Destroyer: Five Spanish Songs
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Destroyer: Five Spanish Songs

If Daniel Bejar has taught his audience anything in his two-decades-plus career, it is that…

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Concert Review: Destroyer/Sandro Perri
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Concert Review: Destroyer/Sandro Perri

I swear that Dan Bejar was drunk last time I saw Destroyer play Portland. During…

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The Top 20 Albums of 2011
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The Top 20 Albums of 2011

20. Fucked Up – David Comes to Life [Matador] The most ambitious band to vaguely…

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Top 25 Songs of 2011
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Top 25 Songs of 2011

25. St. Vincent – “Surgeon” [4AD] To know Annie Clark is to love her. The…

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Best Albums of 2011 (So Far): You Ain’t Livin’ Until You Hear These
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Best Albums of 2011 (So Far): You Ain’t Livin’ Until You Hear These

Concert Review: Destroyer
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Concert Review: Destroyer

As promised, Dan Bejar had given up guitar. But truly surprising was that, drunk, sleepy…

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Destroyer: Kaputt
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Destroyer: Kaputt

Destroyer Kaputt Rating: 4.6/5.0 Label: Merge Though it’s been a long time since the scratchy…

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