Rediscover: RX Bandits: …And the Battle Begun
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Rediscover: RX Bandits: …And the Battle Begun

Perfectly encapsulates the band’s entire discography, blending seamlessly its punk and ska vigor with psychedelic…

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Revisit: Van Halen: Van Halen
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Revisit: Van Halen: Van Halen

The frisson generated by Van Halen’s piledriver guitar riffs and Roth’s ebullient yelps is a…

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Revisit: Menomena: Friend and Foe
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Revisit: Menomena: Friend and Foe

You’d be forgiven for seeing Menomena as a mildly gimmicky band. Their music is serious,…

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Revisit: Aphex Twin: Selected Ambient Works Vol. II
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Revisit: Aphex Twin: Selected Ambient Works Vol. II

At once accessible and enduringly strange, this remains a captivating, challenging peak.

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Rediscover: Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band: Gorilla
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Rediscover: Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band: Gorilla

Gorilla is dated—and not just because they use the word “gay” to mean “happy.”

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Rediscover: The Go-Betweens: Oceans Apart
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Rediscover: The Go-Betweens: Oceans Apart

Oceans Apart shows the Go-Betweens still at their peak, using maturity and perspective to match,…

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Revisit: Broken Social Scene: Forgiveness Rock Record
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Revisit: Broken Social Scene: Forgiveness Rock Record

When considering Broken Social Scene’s career-worst, Forgiveness Rock Record, it’s hard to look past the…

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Rediscover: Yung Wu: Shore Leave
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Rediscover: Yung Wu: Shore Leave

Rediscover: Timber Timbre: Timber Timbre
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Rediscover: Timber Timbre: Timber Timbre

Timber Timbre has never distilled their grim aesthetic sensibilities more purely than they do on…

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Rediscover: The Killjoys: Starry
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Rediscover: The Killjoys: Starry

Starry faded into the background and became a historical footnote for the band despite being…

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