Neil Young, ‘Le Noise’ (Reprise)
"When will I learn how to give back?" Neil Young asks on "Rumblin'." It's the last song on this brief, solitary, claustrophobic album, and might…
Twin Shadow, ‘Forget’ (Terrible)
A pitch-perfect rendering of New Romanticism is probably not the sort of thing you'd expect from a vanity label run by Grizzly Bear's Chris Taylor.
Jimmy Eat World Launch Tour in Atlanta
Although they're credited as emo godfathers, the Tempe,AZ four-piece Jimmy Eat World have spent the better part of the lastdecade carving out a space on…
Sharon Van Etten, ‘Epic’ (Ba Da Bing)
Equal parts lovesick and sick of love, Brooklyn drone-folkie Sharon Van Etten has cultivated a harder edge since her introspective, ethereal 2009 debut flirted with…
Teengirl Fantasy, ‘7 AM’ (True Panther)
Instrumental electronica albums usually aren't known for their storytelling, but this debut from two Ohio dorm buddies plays like an actual compelling narrative. Opener "Vibes"
Klaxons Unleash Rave-Worthy Set in NYC
It's been three long years since Klaxons set the British music press into another tizzy with their Mercury Prize-winning debut, Myths of the Near Future.
Tricky, ‘Mixed Race’ (Domino)
It seems odd that Tricky's self-professed "gangster album" may go down as the polyglot producer's most bland offering yet. Especially considering Mixed Race follows one…