Album Review – Iceage, New Brigade

New Brigade starts with a 47 second noise intro and then the first song “White Rune” erupts with a marching bass drum and snare hits while reverberated and short-delayed guitars stutter away, giving rise to thundering tom hits. Fifty more seconds and out of the no-wave sludge a clean punk riff emerges, all the while … Continue reading

Track Review — Wavves “King of the Beach”

“King of the Beach,” Wavves. On January 13, 2010 Jay Reatard was found dead in his Memphis home from a cocaine and alcohol overdose. By August, lead singer Nathan Williams and his backing band — which includes both the drummer and bassist from Reatard’s former band — released Wavves’ second album King of the Beach. … Continue reading

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