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The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger

Midnight Sun

Midnight Sun is a playfully quixotic time warp of an album that begs the question: If Sean is the Walrus, is Charlotte the Eggwoman? Read story.

Matt Kivel

Days of Being Wild

Kivel’s second solo record is filled with raw acoustic guitar and dreamy effects, reminding us of lazy days spent in the sun. Read story.

White Lung

Deep Fantasy

The Canadian punk trio embraces their reputation as loud, fast, and electrifying music makers. Read story.

Mercury’s Antennae

A Waking Ghost Inside

A Waking Ghost Inside is subtly textured mystic dream pop from Dru Allen and Erick R. Scheid. Read story.

Bob Mould

Beauty & Ruin

One of the key characteristics of Mould’s tone is distortion, and here it makes for some great upbeat and in-your-face riffs. Read story.

Temples

Sun Structures

Is Temples Britain’s best new band? Maybe. But they could use more cowbell. Read story.

Dub Thompson

9 Songs

Agoura Hills teens Matt Pulos and Evan Laffer make their debut with eight lo-fi garage psych groovers. Read story.

Lana Del Rey

Ultraviolence

In 2014, Lana Del Rey seems unwilling to grow, delivering a record that feels like a pale imitation of its predecessor. Read story.

Jack White

Lazaretto

On his latest, Jack White deconstructs and then reupholsters Americana music into something refulgent. Read story.

Owen Pallett

In Conflict

Indie’s consummate experimentalist returns with his most personal, confessional record to date. Read story.

The Brian Jonestown Massacre

Revelation

Following two years of writing and demoing, the BJM has made its Revolver. Read story.

Todd & Erin

Steel Your Nerves EP

Santa Barbara duo returns with a collection of pop anthems that are ready for the dance floor. Read story.

Sharon Van Etten

Are We There

For her fourth album, singer/songwriter Sharon Van Etten delivers a stunning and raw slice of life that lingers long after its final track. Read story.

Kishi Bashi

Lighght

Symphonic and psychedelic, Kaoru Ishibashi’s latest offering is a dreamy, lush collection of experimental pop gems. Read story.

Soul Majestic

Setting the Tone

The new fan-funded album drops May 13. The band plays SOhO on May 17. Read story.

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