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Review: Chromatics, ‘Kill for Love’

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Download: Chromatics, “Kill for Love” On the Chromatics’ latest release Kill For Love, producer Johnny Jewel crafts a record of cinematic scope and splendor. The sprawling 90-minute record is the Portland-based group’s fourth… Continue reading

Review: Cloud Nothings, ‘Attack on Memory’

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Cloud Nothings storm back on their third LP Attack on Memory with a renewed sound and musical swagger that belies lead member Dylan Baldi’s sole 20 years of existence. A clear departure from… Continue reading

Review: Surfer Blood, ‘Tarot Classics’ EP

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With their debut album Astro Coast early last year, Surfer Blood broke into indie rock consciousness and made waves with a prolific world tour during the past year alongside groups like the Drums… Continue reading

Album Review: Wild Flag, ‘Wild Flag’

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Download (right click, “save as”): Wild Flag, “Romance” With the wealth of music available to music aficionados online these days, it has become almost futile to try and pinpoint exactly where many bands… Continue reading

belated tune: Atlas Sound, “Terra Incognita”

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[audio http://downloads.pitchforkmedia.com/Atlas%20Sound%20-%20Terra%20Incognita.mp3] Download: Atlas Sound, ‘Terra Incognita’  Atlas Sound, the solo project of Deerhunter lead singer Bradford Cox, recently released the first single off his third and latest LP Parallax: ‘Terra Incognita‘. This evolving… Continue reading

belated video: Twin Sister, “Bad Street”

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Twin Sister, the non pareil indie-pop group from New York, are set to release their first LP “In Heaven” September 27th on Domino Records. Their previously released EPs ‘Color Your Life’ and ‘Vampire… Continue reading

Advanced Belated Warning: Best Triangle Shows of September and October (To Date)

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One of the best parts about studying in the Triangle is the amazing music scene that the area offers on a consistent basis. But with this musical richness comes a sensory overload. So… Continue reading

belated tune: Friends, “Friend Crush”

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‘Friend Crush’, the tropical pop synthatastic single from Bushwick newcomers Friends, has a seemingly innocuous hook: “I wanna be your friend/wanna ask your advice on a weekday/wanna plan something nice for the weekend.” But under… Continue reading

Upcoming Releases: July 2011

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I shall let the music speak for itself:

Download: the Electric Summer Mix

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Click the album art to download. Being from Miami, I consider myself the de-facto electro authority in this blog partnership. As an attempt to solidify my position and transcend my self-aggrandizing rhetoric, I… Continue reading