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When I hurried into a large tent to catch Micachu (a/k/a Mica Levi) and the Shapes at SxSW this past March, my back was killing me. I was in shit shape. This would normally be the point where the writer’s woes get turned around by the subject’s music.
You can be old and like Micachu and the Shapes
| July 10, 2009
Micachu & the Shapes | Jewellery
Jewellery 's regressive auditory freakout is part of its greater complexity.
Rough Trade (2009)
| March 23, 2009
In the compartmentalized dance community, James Holden’s debut full-length is a surprising departure from the progressive house that’s given him a following.
The Idiots Are Winning | Border Community
| January 22, 2007
U’d rere Skye is the Morcheeba chick, who could have been a pretty hip/cool high school chorus instructor ($25/hour) if she hadn't right-place, right-timed herself as trip-hop's last girl scout.
Matthew Herbert, August 23 at Irving Plaza
| August 29, 2006
Hunter and Lidell's music shares something deeper than demographics: an abiding interest in the classic Southern R&B of Otis Redding and Sam Cooke. Both men prove that blue-eyed soul didn’t die with Hall & Oates.
James Hunter and Jamie Lidell
| June 21, 2006
On the Racks: May 30, 2006
Plus, Jamie Lidell and Herbert get in the mix.
Sophie Barker, Les Claypool, and Peeping Tom
| May 31, 2006
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