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REVIEWED: Vampire Weekend — “Modern Vampires of the City”

Bats … To The Future By Eric Webb The weekend is over. Welcome to the Vampire Event Horizon. The ever-erudite rapscallions from Columbia U have so fully realized their signature sound that they’ve become consumed by it — they have … Continue reading

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REVIEWED: The Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Phoenix, She & Him and more.

Matt and I went on vacation. A lot of new music came out. Some of it was good. Some of it was ear poison. Here’s what you need to know/what I want you to know about some recent releases. New … Continue reading

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REVIEWED: James Blake — “Overgrown”

Tall, Gawk and Trance-some By Eric Webb Shoot. I don’t even know what to say. James Blake has broken my word hole. You know that thing that writers do when they aren’t smart enough to deftly craft complete sentences, so … Continue reading

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REVIEWED: Telekinesis — “Dormarion”

Subtlety Is A Superpower By Eric Webb Telekinesis is a golden retriever. Singer-mastermind Michael Benjamin Lerner doesn’t want much from you. He just wants to you to throw the metaphorical stick of approval, and he will return with his no-frills … Continue reading

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REVIEWED: Matt Pond – “The Lives Inside The Lines In Your Hand”

It’s Always Complicated In Philadelphia By Eric Webb I know exactly what you’re thinking — you’ve got some feels you need to take care of. This is not a time for dancing, no. This is a time for stewing about … Continue reading

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REVIEWED: Tegan and Sara — “Heartthrob”

Repent, and Confess Thy Synths By Eric Webb It’s been 13 years since Tegan and Sara’s debut album, and all I can think is, “Do you think the Grammys will try to nominate them for Best New Artist?” It’s happened … Continue reading

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