Contemporary

The following are contemporary representations of The Tenth Man. Albums released between 2005 and the present which exhibit the ideals of the website. These may be releases that flew under the radar or those that never gained mainstream attention. Major releases will be examined occasionally, though not as often.

Alvvays – Antisocialites (2017)

      Molly Rankin has one of those voices in pop that I think is absolutely perfect. Ever since...

Amnesia Scanner – AS TRUTH (2017)

    Amnesia Scanner don’t do interviews. When they perform, they’re little more than silhouettes, and their releases arrive with...

Cameron Graves – Planetary Prince (2017)

Cameron Graves – Planetary Prince (2017)

Despite a slight surge in popularity, modern jazz seems to have a poor reputation. Too often, it’s criticized for a...

Mark

Mark Kozelek – Night Talks (2017)

    Five years after the release of Among the Leaves, Mark Kozelek’s heel turn towards diaristic and stream-of-consciousness lyrics,...

Mount Eerie – A Crow Looked at Me (2017)

    Phil Elverum’s 12th full-length release as Mount Eerie, A Crow Looked at Me, is soul-crushing. There’s no other...

ADZ

Actress – AZD (2017)

    In an interview with Dazed Digital following the release of AZD, Darren J. Cunningham brought up his interest...

Jackie McLean – One Step Beyond (1964)

Jackie McLean – One Step Beyond (1964)

In my mind, one of the most intriguing stretches of American history is 60s and 70s. Looking back, it’s wild...

King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard – Murder of the Universe (2017)

      The most mature album from the band to date; King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard cement themselves...

Fleet Foxes – Crack-Up (2017)

Fleet Foxes – Crack-Up (2017)

After a six year wait, Fleet Foxes have returned from an indefinite hiatus to release their stellar third LP, Crack-Up....

The Mountain Goats – Goths (2017)

    Deep into the second half of their existence, The Mountain Goats find splendor and space in a new...