Walking Sleep – Measures

Until recently known as the Flying Tourbillon Orchestra, the newly rechristened Walking Sleep continue to craft smartly written and arranged pop with an understated delivery that substitutes confident control for ostentation. The unadorned guitars and organic keyboards that make up the bulk of Measures' instrumental palette give the songs a sort … [Read more...]

The Celebrity Pilots – Hawks of the Lesser Antilles

The warm psych-pop of The Celebrity Pilots' third release is an admirably consistent and generous pleasure. This Ohio-based vehicle for songwriter Chris Sheehan ranges through a long set of material on Hawks of the Lesser Antilles that can either tear with trippy fuzztone assertiveness or glide on dreamy beds of piano and weathered synths, all in a … [Read more...]