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Review: A capella ‘Pentatonix’ hits high notes in third album

By | Sep 30, 2014

A single beat starts from silence, a tenor voice comes in with a sort of sweet sadness.


Review: Forward-thinking musicality excels in ‘This Is All Yours’

By | Sep 23, 2014

Alt-J exceeds expectations on its newest album with complex, layered instrumentals.


Review: ‘Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ singer shows sensitive side in ‘Crush Songs’

By | Sep 23, 2014

Karen O breaks from her rocker roots to deliver a more sentimental musical venture.


Review: Moonface stumbles over instrumentals with “City Wrecker”

By | Sep 23, 2014

Singer-songwriter Spencer Krug fails to make “City Wrecker” an engaging listening experience.


Review: Rock Album ‘El Pintor’ sticks to band’s signature sound

By | Sep 17, 2014

Interpol’s latest offering sticks to the group’s known sound, but manages to stay fresh as well.


Review: ‘Blacc Hollywood’ burned out by rapper’s shallow lyrics

By | Sep 17, 2014

Wiz Khalifa’s stoner image ultimately hurts his attempts at emotion.


Review: Rock veterans Maroon 5 succeed once again with ‘V’

By | Sep 17, 2014

Lead vocalist Adam Levine fuels Maroon 5’s fifth studio release, “V.”


Review: Canadian rockers break hiatus with “Brill Bruisers”

By | Sep 9, 2014

The New Pornographers pay homage to older eras of music, while still moving forward stylistically.


Review: Indie-rock group boasts fresh instrumentals in “Lose”

By | Sep 9, 2014

Cymbals Eat Guitars show off their musical versatility in their newest release, “Lose.”


Review: Colorful cast members cook up superb performances

By | Apr 30, 2014

With its honest characters and clever cinematography, “The Lunchbox” is a pleasing cinema treat.


Review: Soulful singer bridges genres

By | Apr 30, 2014

Chet Faker merges jazz and electronics in his new release, “Built on Glass.”


Review: Melancholy punk-rock release thrives with catchy melodies

By | Apr 30, 2014

Melancholy punk group pleases with new release.