My Bloody Valentine – M B V

Artist My Bloody Valentine Album ‘MBV’ Genre Shoegaze/ Alt-Rock Buy/DL Mybloodyvalentine.org Web Facebook | Website Label Pickpocket Records Release Feb 2 2013 Rating Excellent The simplest way to sum up my thoughts on this album are that it’s almost worth the 22 year wait since their last release ‘Loveless’. I know it’s not fair to […]

Jardin De La Croix – 187 Steps to Cross the Universe

Artist Jardin De La Croix Album 187 Steps to Cross the Universe Genre Post-Rock / Math-Rock Buy/DL Bandcamp Web Facebook Label Noma Records Release 21 February 2013 Rating Excellent “The Math Heroes are Back! Are You Ready?” exclaims the banner at the top of Jardin De La Croix‘s bandcamp page. While the Madrid 4-piece might […]

Live Review – Maserati (w/ Joy Wants Eternity) @ Sunset Tavern — Seattle, WA 3/1/13

Picture this. You’re going to a concert to see a band play who you’ve been listening to for a while. You’re familiar with most of their work and/or maybe you’ve caught a few of their live videos on youtube. So prior to the concert you’ve got a pretty good idea of what to expect, right? […]

To Sail Beyond the Sun – Illusions EP

Artist To Sail Beyond the Sun Album ‘Illusions’ Genre Post-rock Buy/DL Bandcamp Web Facebook Label Independent Release Feb 6 2013 Rating Solid With one look at their bandcamp descriptor (“To Sail Beyond the Sun is a post-rock band from New York. That’s all that you really need to know. Sit back and enjoy.”), it’s safe […]