It took awhile, but eventually I figured it out: Ned Collette is a goddamn faker. Here I was, all snuggled...
Oct 20, 2006
You can take the pop out of the sun, but untangling sunshine from pop music is another matter altogether. Especially...
Oct 19, 2006
Mystique and How to Build It: there's an apocryphal story going around
that R.E.M.'s first single, "Radio Free Europe," was sent...
Oct 07, 2006
It’s a bundle of contradictions.
Sep 22, 2006
Whoa. Bro, you’re going to want to hear this. What a way to start the year: the...
Sep 03, 2006
There are several strange and well-known characteristics of college-town life, especially in the Midwest. Kids who will seemingly grope...
Aug 24, 2006
Fond of Tigers is best when keeping their Fripp-flag flying.
Aug 03, 2006
If you don't think you'd like sweeping country pageants fronted by a voice that sounds like the thick rubber of an eighteen-wheeler's tire being punctured by a rock, this album isn't for you. But also: you're fucking wrong.
Jul 23, 2006
It’s not so rare for an album to focus on childhood. Many bands, from Architecture to Helsinki to The Boy...
May 28, 2006