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The Godfathers
A Big Bad Beautiful Noise

February 24th, 2017  |  by  |  published in Au Courant | Leave A Comment »

The Godfathers A Big Bad Beautiful Noise The cliche is that rock & roll is a young man’s game. But as we’re currently in a constant flow of bands reuniting it seems that more people are realizing that

Surfer Blood
Snowdonia

February 23rd, 2017  |  by  |  published in Au Courant | Leave A Comment »

Surfer Blood Snowdonia In their relatively short existence, Floridian band Surfer Blood have had quite the wild ride. After their self-produced debut record, Astro Coast, they were

Japandroids
Near to the Wild Heart of Life

February 20th, 2017  |  by  |  published in Au Courant | Leave A Comment »

Japandroids Near to the Wild Heart of Life I really like the Japandroids, and so I hope they have a long, prolific career, with a lot more highs than lows. Unfortunately, this uninspired release, Near

Cloud Nothings
Life Without Sound

February 20th, 2017  |  by  |  published in Au Courant | Leave A Comment »

Cloud Nothings Life Without Sound Early on, Cloud Nothings seemed like they were on the verge of falling in line with the recent pop-punk/emo resurgence, a la Modern Baseball or

Introducing…
EZTV

July 6th, 2015  |  by  |  published in Au Courant, Primitive Futures | Leave A Comment »

Introducing… EZTV Everyday in Brooklyn—Williamsburg, to be more specific—hundreds of wannabe career musicians are wallowing down a boulevard of broken

The Tallest Man on Earth
Dark Bird Is Home

May 19th, 2015  |  by  |  published in Au Courant | Leave A Comment »

The Tallest Man on Earth Dark Bird Is Home It’s possible to pinpoint the moment when Kristian Matsson, the man who records under the alias of The Tallest Man on Earth, started to expand his

Viet Cong
Viet Cong

January 29th, 2015  |  by  |  published in Au Courant | Leave A Comment »

Viet Cong Viet Cong There’s something rapturous about Viet Cong’s self-titled debut that simply can’t be articulated in a way that hasn’t been used to describe its stylistic

Neneh Cherry
Blank Project

March 7th, 2014  |  by  |  published in Album Reviews, Au Courant | Leave A Comment »

Neneh Cherry Blank Project After an 18-year break between solo records, Neneh Cherry has finally released her fourth album, Blank Project. For a “one-hit wonder,” Cherry has