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Mellow Tracks from Stephen Malkmus, Kings of Convenience and Paul Simon

Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks recently released their sixth album, “Wig Out at Jagbags” to critical acclaim. Malkmus is an indie music fixture from California, heading up the band Pavement in the 1990s and The Jicks ever since.   165 more words


2011 Albums of the Year: #50-41

#50 The Men – Leave Home
On what may be The Men’s first great album, the band shined with a triumvirate of songwriters and a sound so abrasive that it might be taken as off-putting.   927 more words

Album Reviews

Record Bulletin, 3/8: The Jezabels and Stephen Malkmus


Pretty ashamed that I missed February entirely. To be honest, I haven’t done too much writing on music; occasional notes that amount to little more than “this band is from X and they’re not bad.” Regardless of this dry spell, I do have another five or so A records in the queue already, most of which I knew would make it a long time ago. 357 more words