All posts tagged "album review"

  • Neon Indian’s “Era Extrana” brings back the 80’s

    By Lee Cole– In the late 1970s and early 1980s, the sudden widespread availability of synthesizers and drum machines changed popular music forever. The emergence of post-punk and new wave introduced American bands to the art of...

    • Posted September 21, 2011
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  • Review: William Basinski- The Disintegration Loops

    By Lara Kinne– When William Basinski spent the summer of 2001 transferring several 20-year-old tape loops into digital format, he didn’t expect this act of preservation to end so disconcerting. He was surprised to find that as...

    • Posted September 13, 2011
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  • Review: Beirut- The Rip Tide

    By Lee Cole– If one were to hear the sound of a softly strummed ukulele, mingled with a brass band, over which resonated deep, operatic vocals, most people would be understandably baffled by the combination of instruments...

    • Posted September 13, 2011
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  • REVIEW: Red Hot Chili Peppers- I’m With You

    By Ryan Considine– The Red Hot Chili Peppers released their first studio album since 2006, “I’m With You” on August 30, 2011. The album marks the band’s’ 10th studio album release and contains 14 brand new songs...

    • Posted September 6, 2011
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