Sleater-Kinney: The Center Won’t Hold
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Sleater-Kinney: The Center Won’t Hold

Sleater-Kinney has never been a static band, modulating and complicating their punk sound ever since…

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Where’d You Go, Bernadette
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Where’d You Go, Bernadette

There was a time when even Richard Linklater’s misfires stood out as the work of…

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Discography: Scott Walker: Scott
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Discography: Scott Walker: Scott

Scott Walker’s solo debut is both the logical extension of his work with the Walker…

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Oeuvre: Varda: One Sings, the Other Doesn’t
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Oeuvre: Varda: One Sings, the Other Doesn’t

Otherhood
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Otherhood

A complex subject handled with surprising tenderness in a film where Felicity Huffman screams “sperm”…

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Revisit: Boards of Canada: Geogaddi
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Revisit: Boards of Canada: Geogaddi

Every bit as accomplished as its predecessor, Geogaddi may be the even more striking album,…

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Russian Circles: Blood Year
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Russian Circles: Blood Year

Blood Year stays in the lane that the band has carved for itself, though as…

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Discography: Scott Walker: Portrait
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Discography: Scott Walker: Portrait

The Walker Brothers LPs hark back to the early days of albums as delivery vehicles…

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Holy Hell! Julien Donkey-Boy Turns 20
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Holy Hell! Julien Donkey-Boy Turns 20

Julien Donkey-Boy is a refreshing burst of outsider art from a genuine outlier, a film…

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The Mountain
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The Mountain

The initial, haunting atmosphere of The Mountain never builds to any great revelation.

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