A bit more aloof than the debut, and the bullshit Soweto connotations are gone.
Beautifully dark and melancholy from start to finish.
The revolutionary poet is back. 100% badass.
Everybody’s favorite preppies are back with a new song.
Elvis Perkins’ rustic charms never seem like a gimmick.
Focused on the New Romantic glow of the early ’80s, Golden Silvers enters the arena with limited guitars, layers of keyboards, and ass moving disco beats.
Vampire Weekend will let you download their new song if you give them your email address. Otherwise, stream away… So what do you think? Alice Cooper still isn’t gonna like it, but those of us (non-golfers) who enjoyed the first album (review) will probably appreciate many of the same qualities featured on the debut. Vampire … Continue reading New Vampire Weekend song: Horchata
Straight up UK pop that would fit snuggly in between your ABC and Paul Young singles.
MP3: Discovery – “Orange Shirt” from LP, out July 7 on XL. Chipper, synth pop from Rostam Batmanglij of Vampire Weekend and Wes Miles of Ra Ra Riot. According to the publicist, the project is “an attempt to realize Wes’s concept of a band where everyone plays synthesizers, and of Rostam’s concept for an album … Continue reading Discovery – Orange Shirt