James Cohen & Prairie Roots Rockers Get Through These Long Nights In New Video

James Cohen and the Prairie Roots Rockers are exactly who they say they are. And the Winnipeg outfit make that crystal-clear on the new video for their beloved track...

Human Impact | Human Impact

THE PRESS RELEASE: "Human Impact’s first recordings are a dark mirror held up to the band’s collective pre-history — the sound and story of Unsane, Swans, Cop Shoot Cop,...

The Lawrence Arms | Skeleton Coast

Yacht rock it ain't. But Skeleton Coast, the seventh studio set from Chicago's Lawrence Arms, is something equally disturbing: A pop-punk album with an aquatic theme. I am not...

Agency | Wild Possession

Come for the slashing, noisy post-punk nuggets and dynamic, driving noise-rock outbursts. Stay for the artfully decorated, moodier indie-rock fare that shows these four Australians have just as much...

Now Hear This: Wilczyca | Horda

THE PRESS RELEASE: "The two black metal purists did not rest on their laurels, on the contrary – while exploring and expanding on the very same blunt aesthetics, and...

Crooked Heart | Perpetual Twilight

As soon as I punched play on this sucker, the first thought that popped into my noggin was: 'I'll bet my left one that these mofos are a power...

Back Stories | My Album Reviews From Sept. 1, 2000

Two decades ago, albums from The Band, Motörhead, Shellac and others were spinning away in my portable CD player. Here’s what I had to say about them back then...

20 Questions With Mike Bern

Up next in today's exclusive Canada Day content: Mike Bern, an award-winning singer-songwriter from Tobique First Nation, NB. A while back, Bern was good enough to share his new...

20 Questions With The National Parks

A few weeks back, Utah folk-pop outfit The National Parks dropped their fourth studio album Wildflower. Today, singer-guitarist and band namesake Brady Parks (on the left in the picture...

Stones, Thunders & Nickelback Reissues Top Today’s Album Announcements

Most days, we are naturally all about the new music here in the Album Announcements Dept. But every now and then, it's all about the oldies. And today is...

The Killers | Imploding The Mirage

We could all use a bit of a boost right now. And it seems The Killers are here to provide. In contrast to its title, the Vegas-born rockers' sixth album...

Dozer | In The Tail Of A Comet / Madre De Dios / Call...

THE PRESS RELEASE: "As with hundreds of other young Swedish bands, Dozer was the obvious answer to the boredom of a small town youth in a land where the...

The Replacements’ Pleased To Meet Me Box Tops Today’s Album Announcements

Replacements fans have plenty to be pleased about this fall. The Minneapolis post-punk rebels' 1987 album Pleased To Meet Me is the next title get the expanded reissue treatment,...

Allegra Krieger | The Joys of Forgetting

THE PRESS RELEASE: "Most often, forgetting can feel like a failure — a missed birthday or a neglected anniversary. But forgetting can also mean freedom, an unburdening from past...

Silverbacks | Fad

Fads come and go. But creativity and craftsmanship never get old. You'll find plenty of both in the debut full-length from Dublin quintet Silverbacks. Despite its 900-pound gorilla of...

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