Blackfield – Welcome To My DNA

Steven Wilson and Aviv Geffen are fantastic songwriters in their own rite, and as Blackfield and Blackfield II proved, their collaboration leads to pure musical magic. Full of magnificent melodies, heartfelt emotions, and lavish, unique productions, their records are phenomenally catchy and affective. Their third LP, Welcome To My DNA, is another … [Read more...]

North Atlantic Oscillation – Grappling Hooks

Grappling Hooks, the debut record by North Atlantic Oscillation, is a wondrous experience. Fusing elements of post-rock, synth pop, electronica with fearless experimentation, it’s surprisingly melodic and cohesive. However, as is sometimes the case, it is best heard in small doses; hearing the entire thing at once can be a chore. The duo of Ben … [Read more...]

Interview with Bruce Soord of The Pineapple Thief

The Pineapple Thief So let me begin by saying that I really enjoyed your last record, Someone Here Is Missing. Oh, thank you. I tell you it has sort of polarized the audience. Either people really like it or they’re thinking “Oh no.” But yeah it was a bit of fun. Well it’s really good. So to begin, how does The Pineapple Thief compare … [Read more...]