As was continually reiterated throughout our Picks of the Week this month, October of 2011 was one of the most exciting times of the year in terms of music. The month saw legends releasing comeback albums after years of silence (Jane’s Addiction, Tom Waits), and an electronic producer release an epic double album that will take [...]
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It is no secret that Anthony Gonzalez, the creative force behind M83, prefers immensely expansive epics. In a recent interview with Pitchfork, he stated that the “imaginary world is so much more powerful than real life,” and it is abundantly clear that Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming wants no place in this existence. For one, [...]
August 2011 was a relatively quiet month in the indie and rock music worlds. Its memorability will lie in the auguries it provided for the upcoming fall season in music. Jane’s Addiction released another song from their forthcoming album, The Great Escape Artist, which is beginning to exude more promise with each release. The same [...]