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Beach House at Music Hall of Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY, 12.09.08

Beach House are a band for all seasons.  The first time we saw them was in the blazing sun at …Read the Rest

15 Dec 2008 | 1 comment | More

Ladyhawke – ‘Ladyhawke’

What better a way to end the year than reviewing my newest obsession – Ladyhawke (aka Pip Brown). This Kiwi-cum-Londoner has become 2008’s answer to Annie (and dare I say better?). Playing four instruments on the album, she is clearly not just fiddling around with a synthesizer and striking a pose…

15 Dec 2008 | More

Husband & Knife – ‘An End’

Following up the brilliant 2006 debut Welcome Back to the Nothingness of Your Life, Husband & Knife (aka KC Spidle) returns with the beautifully brooding An End. Continuing to strike an evocative balance between raw emotion and hauntingly delicate delivery, An End mesmerizes the listener with its ability to cloak its sad, seedy explorations in swathes of dreamy meltdowns.

15 Dec 2008 | More