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Albums From the First Half of 2012 That Are Good

Albums From the First Half of 2012 That Are Good

Music
As I've mentioned previously in this here blog space, I've largely gotten out of the album review game. Unless a record really moves or I have something I really need to say, I'm gonna just wait to the customary year-end period to share my thoughts. But if you're impatient, you can always subscribe to my in-progress Spotify playlist. That said, here's a rundown of some records released in 2012 that I've been digging on, either a little or a lot (along with song clips where appropriate). The Beach Boys, That's Why God Made the Radio Django Django, Django Django Air, Le voyage dans la lune Ryan Shaw, Real Love Prong, Carved Into Stone Rush, Clockwork Angels Storm Corrosion, Storm Corrosion Jack White, Blunderbuss Imperial State Electric, Pop War Lambchop, Mr. M The Ex...
Swimming (drowning?) in music

Swimming (drowning?) in music

Music
Sorry for the lack of content this month - as I mentioned in my last post I've been in a serious music acquisition mode of late. Thanks to the wonders of this intarnets thing I've been opened up to whole new vistas of tuneage, and it's been delightful. Thanks to Thom and great music sites/blogs like Stereogum I have been deluged with great stuff to listen to. In addition to the aforementioned Cold War Kids, Backyard Tire Fire, Hold Steady, and Tapes 'n Tapes I have also been checking out: Caribou - Andorra A few Spoon albums Goes Cube - nice hard stuff minus the Cookie Monster vocals The Fiery Furnaces - Stereogum has an .mp3 for a new song called "Ex-Guru" that is excellent. The New Pornographers Georgie James - Two new songs, "Cake Parade" and "Need Your Needs," are some...