Monthly Archives: September 2013

Album To Check Out: Au Revoir Simone – Move in Spectrums

It has been quite a few years since we have heard from the Brooklyn-based Au Revoir Simone. It was back in 2009 when the trio of Erika Foster, Annie Hart, and Heather D’Angelo last released a record together. Since then, … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: Icona Pop – This Is … Icona Pop

It goes without saying that you probably have heard of Icona Pop, the Swedish pop duo of Caroline Hjelt and Aino Jawo, already. If not the band, then definitely their hit song I Love It (written by Charli XCX and … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: Bill Callahan – Dream River

Bill Callahan has steadily built for himself a sturdy little library. First under the moniker Smog, then under his own name, Callahan has quietly amassed, since the early 90s, a discography of near twenty record. While as Smog, Callahan started … Continue reading

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Concert Gallery: Vampire Weekend w/ Sky Ferreira @ The Pageant

Last night brought the boys of Vampire Weekend to St Louis for a way sold out show at the Pageant. The last time they were here, back in 2010, they played at the much larger Chaifetz Arena, so it was … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: Mazzy Star – Seasons of Your Day

It has been a good seventeen years since we had a proper Mazzy Star record. Through those seventeen years, some of us may have forgotten about vocalist Hope Sandoval and guitarist Dave Roback, but their undeniable influence to music is … Continue reading

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Concert Gallery: Daughter @ Plush

Sunday night brought UK trio Daughter over to Plush here in St Louis for an evening of wonderful music. Led by singer Elena Tonra, Daughter create haunting versions of folk music awash amidst an ethereal cloth of beauty. And they … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: Chvrches: The Bones Of What You Believe

I have certainly wrote at length already my thoughts on Chvrches, the Glasgow-based synth-pop trio of Lauren Mayberry, Iain Cook, and Martin Doherty. Their ascendance have been predicted ever since they came out with their fantastic first single The Mother … Continue reading

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