Matt Berninger’s Voice on ‘Serpentine Prison’

Matt Berninger’s Voice on ‘Serpentine Prison’

Berninger’s voice is like a family sofa that you remember fondly

Charli XCX – how i’m feeling now Album Review

Charli XCX – how i’m feeling now Album Review

[The album] hits every point of weirdness and heightened emotion that a global health crisis has instilled

PINS – ‘Ghosting’ Track Review

PINS – ‘Ghosting’ Track Review

‘Ghosting’ is the fifth single from PINS’ forthcoming album, Hot Slick, due out at the end of May. With it, the Mancunian trio – singer/guitarist Faith Vern, bassist Kyoko Swan, and guitarist Lois MacDonald – cement the band’s movement towards the synth-heavy, disco-esque side of 

Car Seat Headrest – ‘Hollywood’ Track Review

Car Seat Headrest – ‘Hollywood’ Track Review

‘Hollywood,’ Car Seat Headrest’s latest single from their forthcoming album, Making a Door Less Open, is a curious one. From a purely instrumental standpoint, the track is infectious: guitar riffs and steady drum-beats sit alongside squiggly synth-lines and vocal processing that shudders and shrieks. Tracks 

Okay Kaya Live at SET Dalston

Okay Kaya Live at SET Dalston

A performance that was nothing less than spectacularly beautiful, albeit incredibly short

Tamaryn Live at the Moth Club, February 4th

Tamaryn Live at the Moth Club, February 4th

Does synth-gaze-goth-pop exist? Because it almost works to describe the whole thing.

The National: Live at The Greek Theater

The National: Live at The Greek Theater

Clearly the editors of this blog are in love with The National. I saw them in Los Angeles at The Greek Theater in September 2019, which was actually my first time at the venue. My friends and I were in the nosebleeds, at an angle 

Bon Iver: Live at The Forum

Bon Iver: Live at The Forum

weightless light close them eyes there’s nothing to see watch the memories, they’re flooding through simple words in simple lines ornate sound, breaking in waking up from every note a bud to sunlight a drive-by through the past.

The National: Live From New York’s Beacon Theatre/ The National: I Am Easy To Find, Live From New York’s Beacon Theatre

The National: Live From New York’s Beacon Theatre/ The National: I Am Easy To Find, Live From New York’s Beacon Theatre

August 23rd saw the release of The National: Live From New York’s Beacon Theatre, an EP, and a concert film under the name The National: I Am Easy To Find, Live From New York’s Beacon Theatre. Catchy. Let’s get this out of the way now,