Chicago Underground Duo – Boca Negra

Although Thrill Jockey’s roster has been radically reshuffled and expanded of late to suck in and publish the wares of a newer promising generation of artistic adventurers - such as High Places, Mountains, The Fiery Furnaces and Thank You - it still falls to the remaining incumbent old-guard signees to sustain the freewheeling character of the … [Read more...]

Yoome – The Boredom of Me.

The idea to bring a Chicago rapper and a New Zealand folk singer together is surely a gallant one. With so much of our newest music recalling so much of our other newest music, creating something unique and entirely fresh seems mostly impossible. And whether or not you can truly love an album like The Boredom of Me. is a particular opinion but the … [Read more...]