Review: Guided By Voices

Guided By Voices "“Half Smiles Of The Decomposed”" (Matador) It is a known fact that all good things must come to an end, and so is indeed the case of Guided By Voices final album, “Half Smiles Of The...

Review: Yo La Tengo

Yo La Tengo "Summer Sun" (Matador) It seems that with each album they release, Yo La Tengo always appear to raise the bar up a notch when it comes to sonic texture and general coolness. On their latest...

Review: Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks

Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks "Pig Lib" (Matador) Former frontman for nineties indie rock royalty Pavement, Stephen Malkmus seems to have found a new group of musicians from around his adopted hometown...

Review: The New Pornographers

The New Pornographers "Electric Version" (Matador) With such a shocking name like The New Pornographers, you would think this Canadian outfit would be hell bent on sexual debauchery in their music and...