Apr 23, 2016
Settlers by Western Skies Motel (Review)
Leave it to a guy from Denmark to compose the perfect soundtrack for driving across the Nebraska prairie.
Apr 21, 2016
Blind Spot EP by Lush (Review)
Lush’s first release in two decades contains nothing all that groundbreaking — but why would it need to?
Apr 16, 2016
Wavehymnal EP by Makeup & Vanity Set (Review)
Another solid, engaging release by one of the best musicians working in electronic music today.
Apr 2, 2016
Deafcult by Deafcult (Review)
You get the sense that Deafcult’s members love making this music, and they love making it as loud and raucous as possible.
Mar 31, 2016
Oh! by The Big Eyes Family Players (Review)
A chilled, challenging psychedelic album that will reward the patient listener.
Mar 23, 2016
Translucence / Drift Music by John Foxx, Harold Budd (Review)
“Drift Music” is lovely but “Translucence” is required listening material for fans of elegant, serene ambient music.
Feb 13, 2016
Turbo Kid by François Simard, Anouk Whissell, Yoann-Karl Whissell (Review)
The ultra-gory post-apocalyptic BMX action film with a heart of a gold that you’ve been waiting for.
Jan 20, 2016
Into the Heart of the Eternal by VidnaObmana (Review)
A fantastic point of entry into the career of one of ambient music’s most distinctive and prolific voices.
Jan 14, 2016
Thirty by Irezumi (Review)
Irezumi crafts ambient soundscapes with such elegance that they never feel insufferable or too consumed by their own gloom.
Dec 24, 2015
Star Wars: The Force Awakens by J.J. Abrams (Review)
Though definitely flawed, The Force Awakens left me with a sense of wonder that lasted long after I left the theatre.
Nov 14, 2015
Strength by The Violet Burning (Review)
Arguably my favorite worship album of all time.