REVIEWS

Reviews are long form reviews of full albums from experimental artists from around the world.

THE CROCODILES – SUMMER OF HATE (FAT POSSUM, 2009)

When I was in high school a friends dad loaned me a copy of Psychocandy by Jesus & the Mary Chain. Instead of being immediately smitten I became confused, frustrated and ultimately disappointed with the entire experience. I thought something was wrong with my stereo, I kept on adjusting the bass and treble levels trying to eliminate …

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JULIE DOIRON – I CAN WONDER WHAT YOU DID WITH YOUR DAY (JAGJAGUWAR, 2009)

Most of Julie Doiron’s post-Eric Trip’s output has been a pretty somewhat somber affair. Her intimate little songs have always exhibited a sense of emotionally fragility. This, of course, is not a weakness in the realm of singer songwriters, but it is a dangerous line to toe; the line between melodrama and earnestness is a …

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