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The Bats
The Deep Set
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In the 35 years since forming in Christchurch, New Zealand, The Bats have become the epitome of consistency. Though albums may not come as quickly at...


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  • Ryan Adams Prisoner
    Ryan Adams
    Prisoner

    Since leaving Whiskeytown to go solo, Ryan Adams has been hard to pin down. At first it seemed he would go the expected acoustic singer-songwriter route...

  • King Woman Created in the Image of Suffering
    King Woman
    Created in the Image of Suffering

    Released at the end of last month, King Woman’s latest full-length, Created in the Image of Suffering is nothing if not intriguing. Like contemporary Chelsea...

  • Thievery Corporation The Temple of I & I
    Thievery Corporation
    The Temple of I & I

    Thievery Corporation has always been known for its multi-culti blend of textures and trends—sitar meets acid jazz, trip hop takes on bossa nova tones, etc.—and the...

  • Temples Volcano
    Temples
    Volcano

    It was back in 2014 when Temples—James Bagshaw (vocals and guitar), Tom Warmsley (bass), Sam Toms (drums), and Adam Smith (keys)—emerged with their...


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