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Root for Ruin

Les Savy Fav: Root for Ruin

Offkilter. I guess this is what you have to expect from a band fronted by a fat, bald sweaty dude with a giant summer beard. I saw these guys several years back...
Gorilla Manor

Local Natives: Gorilla Manor

I know people fucking love Grizzly Bear and Fleet Foxes and stuff (and I’d have my fake hipster card revoked for saying otherwise), but I’m not sold. And then e...
You & I

Cut Off Your Hands: You & I

This album took a few listens before I could truly appreciate its poppiness. I mean poppiness in a weird Smiths / Pinkerton-era Weezer kind of way. If that comb...
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The Apes: Oddeyesee

These days not having a guitar in your band makes you artsy. We know that artsy isn't everybody's bag when it comes to music--as it usually means inaccessible a...