Posts tagged "land of talk"

10 Best Albums You Might Have Missed This Year

While our annual Best Albums list and Best Songs list tap directly into the year's musical zeitgeist, there are always additional records whose impact isn't…
By: William Goodman / December 13, 2010

Why They’re Called… Land of Talk

Welcome to the weekly SPIN.com feature "Name That Band" inwhich we get the inside stories behind the mysterious monikers of some ofour favorite artists.( See…
By: David Marchese / October 27, 2010

Land of Talk, ‘Cloak and Cipher’ (Saddle Creek)

Written and recorded during frontwoman Elizabeth Powell's recovery from a vocal hemorrhage, this Montreal band's second full-length expands the abrasive post-hardcore and tender, tuneful pole…
By: William Goodman / August 9, 2010

10 Best Overlooked Albums of 2008

Catfish Haven, Devastator (Secretly Canadian) George Hunter's voice is a truly glorious instrument, a husky amalgam of Joe Cocker's world-weary croon and Bill Medley's baritone…
By: Peter Gaston / December 22, 2008