Mr. Lif Mo' Mega DEFINITIVE JUX "Mr. Lif's flow is steady and moderately paced, often monotone and robotically emotionless. He rattles his rhymes out effortlessly, emphasizing with a uniquely charac...
Jose Gonzalez Veneer HIDDEN AGENDA � "Gonzalez distinguishes himself from similar sad bastard musicians by spicing up his acoustic arrangements with elements of bossa nova and samba. Most of these s...
Be Your Own Pet Be Your Own Pet UNIVERSAL/ ECSTATIC PEACE! � "In the course of the album, songs veer toward 1960s pop, Black Sabbath, Captain Beefheart, Sonic Youth or the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, or just ...
In what’s turned out to be one of the most exciting revelations of 2014, female alt-country’s love affair with dark and heavy rock has morphed into a seemingly triumphant genre, pulling together some of the freshest talent in the game. Jessica Lea Mayfield rounds out a very fine trilogy of young women who have all [...]