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ACL 2013: The Year’s Best Album Covers

The greatest album covers tell a story before you even hear a sound. And here we are employing the most widely parodied album cover of all time in honor of Storm Thorgerson, the brains behind long fabled design team Hipgnosis

ACL 2013: The Year’s Best Album Covers

The greatest album covers tell a story before you even hear a sound. And here we are employing the most widely parodied album cover of all time in honor of Storm Thorgerson, the brains behind long fabled design team Hipgnosis

Deep Magic ~ Reflections of Most Forgotten Love

Alex Gray’s latest album skitters and eases itself through the outskirts of the mind, in peripheral antique shops where piles of postcards create an impression of a life that may or may not have happened. It all remains suspiciously familiar.

Deep Magic ~ Reflections of Most Forgotten Love

Alex Gray’s latest album skitters and eases itself through the outskirts of the mind, in peripheral antique shops where piles of postcards create an impression of a life that may or may not have happened. It all remains suspiciously familiar.

Gail Priest ~ The Common Koel

Welcome to the dark side of the Birds of a Feather 3″ series. Hitchcock may have been the first to demonize birds in today’s popular culture, but the eerie nature of these animals is not hard to see. Even looking into

Gail Priest ~ The Common Koel

Welcome to the dark side of the Birds of a Feather 3″ series. Hitchcock may have been the first to demonize birds in today’s popular culture, but the eerie nature of these animals is not hard to see. Even looking into

Marcus Fischer ~ The Crow

The fourth installment from the Birds Of A Feather series offers more narrative and ominous sounds than any of the previous records. Marcus Fischer is a wizard of pairing treated and processed guitar with field recordings and homemade instruments, and

Marcus Fischer ~ The Crow

The fourth installment from the Birds Of A Feather series offers more narrative and ominous sounds than any of the previous records. Marcus Fischer is a wizard of pairing treated and processed guitar with field recordings and homemade instruments, and

Wrekmeister Harmonies ~ You’ve Always Meant So Much To Me

All things truly wicked start from an innocence.  – E. Hemingway, A Moveable Feast Anyone diving into black metal for the first time cannot tread lightly. Casual fans don’t exist. The world is bound by bleak sounds and strong brotherhood,

Wrekmeister Harmonies ~ You’ve Always Meant So Much To Me

All things truly wicked start from an innocence.  – E. Hemingway, A Moveable Feast Anyone diving into black metal for the first time cannot tread lightly. Casual fans don’t exist. The world is bound by bleak sounds and strong brotherhood,

Sunwølf ~ Midnight Moon

Late last year this duo from Leeds wowed us with their solid debut of slow desert sludge and mature sense of composition. With such a quick turn-around on the follow-up, one had to wonder if the B-sides were coming. But Midnight Moon is such

Sunwølf ~ Midnight Moon

Late last year this duo from Leeds wowed us with their solid debut of slow desert sludge and mature sense of composition. With such a quick turn-around on the follow-up, one had to wonder if the B-sides were coming. But Midnight Moon is such

My Education ~ A Drink For All My Friends

Fear is one of rock and roll’s greatest sources of power, and to overcome fear is perhaps the human spirit’s greatest triumph. My Education has long been the real deal, never shy to experiment or follow its heart.  It takes courage

My Education ~ A Drink For All My Friends

Fear is one of rock and roll’s greatest sources of power, and to overcome fear is perhaps the human spirit’s greatest triumph. My Education has long been the real deal, never shy to experiment or follow its heart.  It takes courage