Cold Specks Returns With “Fool’s Paradise,” Announces New Album
Earlier this summer, the Toronto singer-songwriter known as Cold Specks (a.k.a. Ladan Hussein) quietly released "Wild Card," her first new song since 2014's Neuroplasticity. Today, she's returned with album and…
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Swans' 2012 double-wide release The Seer was nothing short of "a planet-eating Galactus of an album," but New York-based experimental rock posse isn't the type…
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Polaris Prize 2012 Short List: SPIN’s Guide to the 10 Key Acts
After announcing its long list last month, Canada's Polaris Prize jurors have whittled the pool down to ten native acts whose recent albums deserve short-list…
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Cold Specks, ‘I Predict a Graceful Expulsion’ (Arts + Crafts)
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