Alex Chilton – From Memphis to New Orleans – His back pages
Alex Chilton – From Robin Hood Lane – Standards for his father
Ariana Grande – Thank U, Next – Hot on the heels of a great album, the best single of 2018, and a damned good follow up in 2019, this is where it’s at on Friday – MOST ANTICIPATED OF THE WEEK
Beast In Black – From Hell With Love
Bob Mould – Sunshine Rock – That last single sucked.
Gary Wilson – The King of Endicott – The legendary, and legendarily eccentric, soul man. The first single is excellent but you’d expect no less.
Cass McCombs – Tip Of The Sphere – Indie folk guy with a lot of buzz
Cosey Fanni Tutti – TUTTI
HEALTH – Vol. 4: Slaves Of Fear
Jessica Pratt – Quiet Signs – Pretty and gentle indie pop
Jozef Van Wissem & Jim Jarmusch – An Attempt To Draw Aside The Veil – Flute player and filmmaker, what can go wrong?
LCD Soundsystem – Electric Lady Sessions [Live album] – From best to worse in ten years -they’d like to thank the little people.
Lou-Adriane Cassidy – C’est la fin du monde à tous les jours – singer songwriter broke through on the francais La Voix, and her sophomore effort adds 70s style French shading to folk confessional.
Mavis Staples – Live in London – She was great on this tour so unless they blow it in some unknown way…
Mercury Rev – The Delta Sweete Revisited – Covers of Bobbie Gentry songs uses other voices and electronic instrumentation. The “Ode To Billie Joe” is epic…
Panda Bear – Buoys – The always fascinating experimental boyish genius.
Said the Whale – Cascadia
The Lemonheads – Varshons 2 – A cover album
UB40 – For The Many
Various Artists – Music Inspired by the Film Roma – I couldn’t get through the movie (I keep planning to try again), hated the Beck song buy the Billie one was good.
Xiu Xiu – Girl With Basket Of Fruit
YAK – Pursuit Of Momentary Happiness
Zedd & Katy Perry – 365 – “The Middle” changed my opinion about Zedd and Katy Perry has been gagging for a hit so… maybe.
A VERY SNEAKY PEEK: Ryan Bingham’s new album out February 15th!
a collection of genres all united under the same gothic roof
Kali uses it creatively
everything she has done this past two years has proven itself important
“wastes no time with things like verses and other niceties deemed unnecessary on its direct route to fun”
X have two nights at the Teragram Ballroom
a good (not great) album with maybe two top notch tracks
Adele rules Britannia
in New York City, in the snow, at Christmas time and on Broadway
To Michael Wolff, Ronan Farrow is a fraud