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,...

Joe Henderson – In ‘N Out (1965)

Joe Henderson – In ‘N Out (1965)

Joe Henderson – In ‘N Out Most jazz fans will probably recognize Joe Henderson from his work as a sideman....

<100 Week of 8/14

<100 Week of 8/14

<100 Less Than One Hundred (or more simply put <100) is a weekly segment where I (Rem) review albums that...

Unwound – New Plastic Ideas (1994)

Unwound – New Plastic Ideas (1994)

Unwound – New Plastic Ideas The landscape of mainstream music seemed to be in an odd transitional phase right as...

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...

Max Roach – We Insist (1960)

Max Roach – We Insist (1960)

Jazz and civil rights have shared a deep connection, ideologically and historically. It’s a connection I explored briefly on my...

Vince Staples – Big Fish Theory (2017)

    Vince Staples doesn’t seem very interested in catering to an audience. Sure, his interviews and tweets catch like...

Mid Year Album of The Year Roundup

Mid Year Album of The Year Roundup

2017 has certainly been a unique and engaging year in music, with plenty of anticipated debuts and musical returns. Fleet...

The Velvet Underground – White Light/White Heat (1968)

The Velvet Underground – White Light/White Heat (1968)

White Light/White Heat stands out among The Velvet Underground’s packed discography as the peak of their experimental tendencies and bizarre,...

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Actress – AZD (2017)

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