Here are the album reviews I wrote for the April issue of EL Magazine, which was distributed in Tokyo on March 25.
Both Sides of the Sky… 2,445 more words
1 week, 2 days ago
I’ve found it hard to write anything about Mount Eerie’s two latest albums because they’re so unbelievably harrowing. It takes courage to listen, let alone write about them. 575 more words
1 week, 3 days ago
hairy music reviews
Last year, Mount Eerie released A Crow Looked at Me, which I couldn’t in good conscience say was my favourite album of 2017, but was without question the year’s landmark release. 780 more words
2 weeks, 5 days ago
I’m about to go see Mount Eerie for my first time.
Assuming Phil Elverum sticks strictly to material from A Crow Looked at Me and 114 more words
3 weeks, 1 day ago
Grief stricken cult folk hero takes the next step
Formerly of cult indie act The Microphones, Phil Elverum has been recording under the name Mount Eeerie since 2003. 236 more words
3 weeks, 4 days ago
ARNI MACARNI'S ARNITASTIC STUFF BY ARNI MACARNI
A nice companion to Crow. Really sober instrumentation and the characteristic Crow lyricism is still here. It’s like Sun Kil Moon done right. 8/10.
3 weeks, 5 days ago
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