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A Micro-Review of Purity Ring's New Album "Another Eternity"

Listening to Purity Ring’s new album Another Eternity feels like a wandering through pink cloud, a humid tropical flower garden, or a glistening elvish dreamscape.  It’s less dark and murky than their stellar debut  95 more words

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Belle & Sebastian – Girls In Peacetime Like To Dance | Album Review

This one’s a bit late coming in. Belle & Sebastian released a new album in January of this year.

The Scottish six piece have released nine albums since their 1996 debut, almost two decades ago. 239 more words

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Album Review: Purity Ring - Another Eternity

Portmanteaus swarmed the tracklist of Purity Ring’s first album, Shrines, where singer and lyricist Megan James knit old words together into new mutants. The poetry she wove through the music described bodily horrors oblique enough to be terrifying. 744 more words

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Garden City Movement premieres new song "Recollections" -- listen

Israeli synthpop trio Garden City Movement is gearing up to release a new EP called Modern West. Due out on April 6th through The Vinyl Factory, it follows the group’s two previous EPs, 2013’s… 78 more words

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Day 178 - Bang Gang

Some Icelandic pop rock today, from Reykjavik’s Bang Gang. This is their most recent single Out of Horizon and it’s a great tune.

Late 80s synth, New Order-esque bass and some scuzzy Roxette-meets-Milo-Greene vocals all combine in a big, swelling melodic trip that’s eminently enjoyable to listen to. 52 more words

Fucked Up offshoot Young Guv premieres new song "Crawling Back To You" -- listen

As guitarist for hardcore punk outfit Fucked Up, Ben Cook doles out out aggressive, gritty riffs. His solo project Young Guv, however, finds Cook exploring a more cheery, playful, and indie pop-oriented sound. 120 more words

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