Way Yes-Herringbone

There is a thin line we have to balance as critics and music lovers and it is this: not everything we like is necessarily good and not everything we hate is necessarily bad. This is a mantra that we could all use in our everyday lives, but especially for those of us who have to critically assess items that are not necessarily to our liking in a … [Read more...]

Baja – Aether Obelisk

This fourth installment under the Baja moniker finds eclectic composer Daniel Vujanic promising an album that favors thematic cohesiveness over trite sonic noodling. In other words, we’ve been told to expect quality over quantity. Even the disc’s title, Aether Obelisk, makes esoteric hints at music that has time and space to develop its inherent … [Read more...]