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Debut full-length "Need to Feel Your Love" offers the year’s best soundtrack for city kids locking lips—but the freedom found in loving and fucking is always temporary.
  • September 27, 2017
For listeners of a certain age, the band's delicate plaints will trigger sublime nostalgia trips.
  • October 17, 2017
Since “Basket Case” was one of the only songs I could sing from memory, I would sing it to my daughter over and over and over until she finally fell asleep.
  • August 1, 2017
While reverent surf rave-ups eat up most of "Desert Center," Guantanamo Baywatch isn’t about to let anyone forget it can write a perfect pop song.
  • August 16, 2017
"Vulture" puts the world on notice: Singer-songwriter Harrison Smith can, at any moment, decide to be the best at whatever he chooses to pursue.
  • June 13, 2017
The Olympia, Wash., quartet’s remarkably consistent output constitutes an ongoing celebration of life.
  • August 15, 2017
"Let’s Jam Again Soon" is the trio’s finest album to date, a breathless 30 minutes of rock revelry.
  • June 26, 2017
On his new solo album, Winnipeg’s unofficial poet laureate bridges the fictional and the scarily real.
  • January 18, 2017
"Joy," the band's new album, is a portrait of painfully alert despair and the sublime brightness at its border.
  • March 21, 2017
It can and will send you on a trip into the part of yourself that lives between the eternal and finite.
  • March 15, 2017