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Atlas Losing Grip – Currents

Atlas Losing Grip - Currents

Opening her new album, Vulnicura, Björk chimes, "I have emotional needs." With that, she taps into raw, personal truths. She also makes a great argument for listening to Slayer or any band that would dismiss those lyrics as gross self-preoccupation. But Atlas Losing Grip's new album just about tops Björk. Self-diagnoses abound in Currents. This … [Read more...]

Underappreciated Album of the Month: UAM #2 (The Sugarcubes – Life’s Too Good, 1988)

The Sugarcubes – Life’s Too Good

Underappreciated Album of the Month: UAM #2 (The Sugarcubes – Life’s Too Good, 1988) With this re-vamped DOA feature, we focus our attention on an album that may not have the recognition or notoriety it deserves. It might be a cult hit, it might be a small favorite or it might even be an album that is just so great, we feel it needs all of the … [Read more...]

Efterklang – Performing Parades

Efterklang - Performing Parades

The symphonic choral rock group Efterklang released Parades in October 2007. A year later, the band performed this highly praised album with The Danish National Chamber Orchestra. Performing Parades captures that live concert and makes for a fantastic listening experience. Efterklang consists of 3 to 4 core members with additional helpers for … [Read more...]