No Go Know – Time Has Nothing to Do With It

Time Has Nothing to Do With It, the second album by No Go Know, mucks and meanders through a versatile mix of spacey rock and pop. You might be bored silly on the first listen, but a little patience can pay off. That's because the strengths of No Go Know's album surface slowly, while its counterpart, My Morning Jacket, often yields quicker … [Read more...]

This Fair City – Broken Surfaces EP

This Fair City describes its music as a Fugazi meets Sunny Day Real Estate ala Eastern Block. Thinking I missed some influential punk band called Eastern Block, I did some searching. But the band is referring to a European folk influence, presumably due to the ever-present viola that softens the band’s post-punk feel nicely. I don’t get an Eastern … [Read more...]