Tag Archives: decemberists

RAUELSSON: LA SIEMBRA LA ESPERA Y LA COSECHA

by joel chaffee Being an English-speaking American, I don’t understand a word of Rauelsson’s debut LP, La Siembra La Espera Y La Cosecha. This is no harm, for it is music after all, and Cosecha is a lovely and powerful piece of it. Acoustic guitar picking through arpeggios are a staple, joined by vocals (often [...]

HYPE FILTER VOL. 4: MAINSTREAM EDITION

by kevin diamond (pics by nick zinner, ilovemetric.com, kirstiecat, & lure design) I guess calling these bands mainstream isn’t quite right, but since SXSW is picking up the slack this week showcasing the up and coming talents (that is SXSW’s job, right?) I thought I’d highlight some albums about to drop by some proven favorites. [...]

JOHN MOEN: PERHAPST

by eliza czander People often consider side projects to be a let down. A seemingly unfinished work of an artist who isn’t used to having so much control over their music. I, on the other hand, tend to really take to them. It’s like seeing someone all dressed up for the first time or something. [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 20 (NOV 3 – 9)

by bmac “Hello!” he called “Hello!” called the Martian in his own language. They did not understand eachother. “Did you say hello?” they both asked. “What did you say?” they said, each in a different tongue. [excerpt from The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury] Get all the music posted on QC this week: mixtape 20.zip [...]

DECEMBERISTS @ TERMINAL 5

by eliza czander I was hesitant to go to The Decemberists concert last night at Terminal 5. It was pouring, I was going alone, and I would have to drive home after. Oh, and I would have to find a way to sneak in with only a photo pass. I didn’t know if this was [...]