Top 20 Albums of 2012
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Top 20 Albums of 2012

20. Cat Power Sun [Matador] Cat Power’s ninth studio album is filled with unexpected studio…

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Top 25 Songs of 2012
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Top 25 Songs of 2012

25) M.I.A. – “Bad Girls” [Interscope] Originally released by M.I.A. as a 2:13 worldbeat experiment…

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Concert Review: Japandroids/Cadence Weapon
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Concert Review: Japandroids/Cadence Weapon

(Photo: Rick Gofton) In a recent Spectrum Culture interview, Japandroids guitarist Brian King told me,…

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Interview: Japandroids
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Interview: Japandroids

Three years after their smashing breakthrough LP Post-Nothing, the Vancouver duo of Brian King and…

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Japandroids: Celebration Rock
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Japandroids: Celebration Rock

After the release of their 2009 record, Post-Nothing, Vancouver noise/post-punk duo Japandroids reportedly came close…

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Japandroids: No Singles
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Japandroids: No Singles

Japandroids No Singles Rating: 3.5/5.0 Label: Polyvinyl Records The first chords of “Darkness on the…

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Japandroids: Post-Nothing
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Japandroids: Post-Nothing

Japandroids Post-Nothing Rating: 3.0 Label: Unfamiliar Hopefully this isn’t news, but you’re all aware we’re…

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