Album Reviews

Album Review: Purr – “Like New”

Some may find it ironic that the two twenty-somethings responsible for New York band, Purr,…

Local Feature Album Review: Bryson Cone – “Magnetism”

Bryson Cone is a Portland-based musician and producer who sank his teeth into the PNW…

Album Review: Tennis – “Swimmer”

Anything homemade is arguably better, simply because of the love and labor that goes into…

Album Review: Guided By Voices – “Surrender Your Poppy Field”

You’d think ushering in a new decade with a sold-out New Year’s Eve show featuring…

Album Review: Shopping – “All Or Nothing”

One of the UK’s best three-piece post-punkers is Shopping, a band able to accomplish quite…

Album Review: Laura Palmer – “Bricks of Ivanhoe”

With the rain comes Bricks of Ivanhoe, the new EP from Portland singer/songwriter Laura Hopkins,…

Album Review: DIIV “Deceiver”

No one said it would be easy: battling addiction, a hate-speech fiasco featuring a former…

Album Review: Starcrawler “Devour You”

Starcrawler is an LA-band comprised of four young (recently graduated high school) showmasters. Despite their…

Album Review: Wilco “Ode To Joy”

Wilco fanatics rejoice! The Chicago-based group is releasing their highly-anticipated 11th album, Ode to Joy.…

Album Review: Angel Olsen “All Mirrors”

When Angel Olsen set out to follow up her critically lauded My Woman (2016) she…