Coasting vs. Clues (Album Reviews)

“There’s something inherently affable about Coasting’s sound, which has the grimy, big-hearted spirit of an early K Records release. And if you’re predisposed to liking garage rock or music that extols the virtues of all things handmade (check that punk rock cross-stitch on the album cover), you are not likely to hold Coasting’s lack of […]

Pretty Much Amazing: Album Review of Widowspeak “Almanac”

In an interview about her new LP, Molly Hamilton of Widowspeak was asked by her label, Captured Tracks, “How would you describe Almanac to a person who is deaf?” She responded, “Almanac is like moving into a big old house in the woods with sheets covering all the furniture, and then taking all the sheets off.”