Maps & Atlases

Maps & Atlases, ‘Beware & Be Grateful’ (Barsuk)

8SPIN Rating: 8 of 10Release Date: April 17, 2012Label: BarsukA seamless, sleepless avant-indie night of math terror, slinky syncopation and pop epiphanies.
Melissa Giannini / April 25, 2012

First Spin: Hear Maps & Atlases’ Busy, Buzzy ‘Fever’

When Maps & Atlases hit the road early last year with Barsuk Records labelmates Menomena, the pairing was more than clever indie synergy. Like their…
Marc Hogan / March 29, 2012

Maps & Atlases, ‘Perch Patchwork’ (Barsuk)

This Chicago band's skittish energy recalls Talking Heads and TV on the Radio, lightening any dark subject matter with twitchy bursts of color. Early EPs…
Josh Modell / June 29, 2010