Monthly Archives: June 2006

Outkast… Still Catchy and Contagious

Sure, I’m not particulary a fan of rap, but some acts are just so catchy and unpredictable, I can’t resist. Well, that may not even apply to Outkast, as many of their songs are far from rap. We’ve seen every … Continue reading

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Luke Haines

I posted a bit about The Auteurs a month ago, so I thought I’d share some songs from frontman Luke Haines‘ solo career. I’m doing this in anticipation of his new album, Off My Rocker At The Artschool Bop, which … Continue reading

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Xiu Xiu… Covers The Mainstream?

We don’t even know what to expect of Jamie Stewart and Xiu Xiu these days. The Air Force is one of the strongest releases of the year so far, sure, but traditionally one release a year is a bit too … Continue reading

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SHORT BITS

The Arcade Fire have finally posted some news regarding their yet untitled new album. Win Butler has informed the massive fanbase on their official web site that fifteen songs are finished, with final details about to be recorded. Final Fantasy’s … Continue reading

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DASHING DEBUTS: Ghosty – Grow Up or Sleep In

Ghosty are a group from Lawrence, Kansas that simply enjoys making catchy pop songs. This was evidenced in their 2002 EP, Three Pop Songs, which I enjoyed prior to hearing their debut album, Grow Up or Sleep In, about a … Continue reading

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Radiohead: The New Songs

I know that all of the oddly dedicated Radiohead fans have heard the new songs in one way or another, but I decided to collect the new songs I could find. The problem I had with the recordings before these … Continue reading

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ALBUM PREVIEW: French Kicks – Two Thousand

The French Kicks, almost entirely based from the United States’ capital, formed in the year 1998 just as the sweet and twangy bands that were attempting to sound like the modern Beatles were taking full charge. They are often compared … Continue reading

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