Interview: Kele Okereke
"I kind of felt like a fraud. " Bloc Party frontman Kele Okereke talks about reservations on his earlier lyrics and about his new intimate solo album, "Trick."…
Interview: Kevin Drew
“Darlings,” the first Kevin Drew record independent of the Broken Social Scene name, sounds focused on being a new step—there’s more room than ever and this one comes from a more personal standpoint.
Photos: Brendan Canning at Mercury Lounge
Photos: Michael Bleggi When I spoke with Broken Social Scenster Brendan Canning about his new solo album "You Gots 2 Chill" last fall, he told me of his touring plans and how he planned to assemble a full band for playing some new songs. After some Visa problems and some personnel changes, Canning finally came to New…
Interview: I Break Horses
I Break Horses' Maria Lindén talks about their new album "Chiaroscuro," the product of personal psychosis and a self-imposed Twin Peaks marathon.
Review: AlunaGeorge ‘Body Music’
To put it in terms of nightlife usefulness: while Disclosure's “Settle” is great for your prep for the club, “Body Music” is what you listen to when you get home (especially if you’re not alone).