The Amazing Snakeheads : Amphetamine Ballads

The Amazing Snakeheads : Amphetamine Ballads

A raw and intense blast of punk blues in the vein of Gun Club, with added terror for effect.

Shabazz Palaces : Lese Majesty

Shabazz Palaces : Lese Majesty

Seattle duo’s second album is another strong argument that they’re the future of hip-hop.

White Fence : To the Recently Found Innocent

White Fence : To the Recently Found Innocent

Tim Presley delivers on the promise of his previous Ty Segall collaboration with a more fully realized set of psychedelic indie folk.

BadBadNotGood : III

BadBadNotGood : III

The Toronto-based hip-hop-jazz trio showcase their skills as songwriters in addition to masters of instrumental improvisation.

Mortals : Cursed to See the Future

Mortals : Cursed to See the Future

Brooklyn black metal outfit seeks massive sound through black metal aesthetics.

Morrissey : World Peace Is None of Your Business

Morrissey : World Peace Is None of Your Business

The former Smiths frontman seems even less jazzed on humanity than he’s ever been, to a pretty major fault.

Reigning Sound : Shattered

Reigning Sound : Shattered

On their Merge debut, Greg Cartwright and his band breathe new life into classic electric blues rock.

Mutilation Rites : Harbinger

Mutilation Rites : Harbinger

The Brooklyn black metal band takes a huge leap forward both as a band and for their genre.