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Crystal Antlers | Two-Way Mirror

Crystal Antlers' latest can be a pretty frustrating record — not because of what it is but because what it isn't.
Recreation Ltd. (2011)
By REYAN ALI  |  July 22, 2011
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Iron & Wine | We Kiss Each Other Clean

Sam Beam, the bearded craftsman otherwise known as Iron & Wine, is the very personification of musical consistency.
Warner Bros. (2011)
By RYAN REED  |  February 04, 2011
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High fidelity

“It’s a complicated subject,” says Peter Kember — a man more commonly known by his pseudonym, Sonic Boom — on the relationship between music and drugs.
Sonic Boom’s Spectrum are worth the trip
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  May 14, 2010
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The Flaming Lips | Embryonic

If new albums by Super Furry Animals, 50 Foot Wave, and the Flaming Lips are any indication, 2009 is smack in the middle of a new psychedelic age.
Warner Bros. (2009)
By ZETH LUNDY  |  October 09, 2009

The unlikely hits of Twisted Village

I have fond memories of my first visits to the basement abode of Twisted Village.
Name that tune
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  February 03, 2009
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Psychedelegates

Conventional wisdom says that those who can't do teach — and that record collectors do not rock stars make.
How Major Stars exploded a loner scene
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  February 02, 2009