Bonny Billy and The Picket Line -- Funtown...
Blitzen Trapper -- Furr
Blind Faith -- Blind Faith
The Black Keys -- thickfreakness
Delia Bell -- Delia Bell
The Beatles -- 1967-1970
The Beatles -- Hey Jude
The Beatles -- Abbey Road
V/A -- The Big Chill and More Songs from The Big...
The Beatles -- The Beatles (The White Album)
Due to last night’s media event and tonight’s Japandroids show, Twenty-Eight Club will be on a miniature break. Coverage will resume on Monday. View Post shared via WordPress.com
The Beatles -- Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club...
The Beatles -- Revolver
The Beatles -- Rubber Soul
The Beatles -- Beatles '65
The Beatles -- 1962-1966 (The Red Album)
The Beastie Boys -- Licensed to Ill
The Beach Boys -- Endless Summer
Liars :: WIXIW →
I wrote up Liars’ killer WIXIW for the ole Aqua Drunk.
The Round Bus →
The fine Canadian gentlemen of The Barnstormer asked me to help them talk about college football this week. Then they started asking about things I don’t know anything about, so I moved the conversation back to LSU football. They still deemed it publishable. Link in the headline.
Neil Young :: American Stars 'n Bars →
I wrote up Neil’s classic heartbreaker, American Stars ‘n Bars, for the ole Aqua Drunk today. Head on over. (Image of Neil with Rick Danko stolen from When You Awake.)
The Band -- The Last Waltz
Chet Atkins -- The Other Side of Chet Atkins
Chet Atkins -- From Nashville With Love
Asleep at the Wheel -- Comin' Right At Ya
Arcade Fire -- The Suburbs
I love the way that Arcade Fire packaged The Suburbs. I love the gatefold design and the foil-stamped back cover. I love the clean design of the dust sleeves, and the contrast between the neatly set,… View Post shared via WordPress.com
If you visited yesterday, you might have noticed that the site has changed. I imagine it will continue to do so for a little while. Please bear with me as I figure out what I want this to look like. View Post shared via WordPress.com
Parquet Courts :: Light Up Gold (sic) →
Despite the missing hyphen in that album title (which seriously gives me the fits), this is likely to be one of my favorite records of the year. (image ganked from Noisey)
Minutemen :: Glory of Man/Corona →
Posted some excellent Minutemen live works on AD today.
Ty Segall's Year of the Dragon →
In which I listen to everything Ty Segall’s put out this year (so far) and inexplicably end up comparing him to Cavern Club-era Beatles.
Matthew E. White/Levek →
In which I profile two of my favorite records of this quickly diminishing year. If you haven’t already, make sure you check out Mr. White’s incredible performance of “Brazos,” from this year’s Hopscotch Fest.
Whoa, couple of link-posts to do here. First up, I finally got around to reviewing Avec pas d’casque’s Astronomie for Aquarium Drunkard, which review vous pouvez lire ici. And earlier this evening, we posted the excellent francophone bluegrass/Cajun/québécois-folk group Canailles’ “Bien-être.” Be on the lookout soon for a twin post on Matthew E. White and Levek...