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The Punch Brothers | Who's Feeling Young Now?

For a group full of virtuosos, the Punch Brothers refuse to dole out prodigious string-murdering sessions.
Nonesuch (2012)
By ZETH LUNDY  |  February 10, 2012

The Black Keys | El Camino

El Camino has the unenviable task of following up last year's Brothers, but instead of trying to outdo its acclaimed predecessor, it scales things back and cranks up the volume.
Nonesuch (2011) 
By MICHAEL CHRISTOPHER  |  December 02, 2011

Bjork | Biophilia

What the hell is Biophilia ?
Nonesuch (2011)
By RYAN REED  |  September 30, 2011
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Emmylou Harris | Hard Bargain

Anyone with a passing knowledge of Emmylou Harris will recognize that "The Road," the opening track on Hard Bargain, is about Gram Parsons and the relationship that kicked off her career 40 years ago.
Nonesuch (2011)
By NICK A. ZAINO III  |  May 20, 2011

The Black Keys | Brothers

Once just another guitar/drums garage-blues duo, Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney have moved beyond the garage and the blues and are now making quintessentially American music that’s knee-deep in funky R&B.
Nonesuch (2010)
By ZETH LUNDY  |  June 04, 2010

Pat Metheny | Orchestrion

The “orchestrion” is a Rube Goldberg-like contraption that empowers Metheny in one-man-band format to trigger a variety of percussion and other instruments as he plays guitar.
Nonesuch (2010)
By JON GARELICK  |  May 14, 2010


The Magnetic Fields | Realism

This will be labeled as the Magnetic Fields' folk album, and fairly so.
Nonesuch (2010)
By JONATHAN DONALDSON  |  January 29, 2010

On the Racks: May 15, 2007

Don’t feel bad if you find yourself thinking of Tio Bitar as the sophomore album by the Swedish neo-psychedelic band Dungen.
New discs by Dunger, Dolores, Rufus, Wilco, and Linkin Park
By MATT ASHARE  |  May 15, 2007