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10 Albums to Hear If You Like Radiohead’s ‘OK Computer’

As the iconic art rock album turns 25, we offer some deeper digs to listen to next.

Shearwater The Great Awakening review

Shearwater : The Great Awakening

An album of restorative wildness and unpredictable grace

Shearwater interview

Shearwater listens to the world

We chat with Jonathan Meiburg about ‘The Great Awakening’


Shearwater announce new album The Great Awakening

Hear the first single, “Xenarthran”

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A History of Indie Folk in 45 Albums

There’s always been something special about the sound of a solitary singer with an acoustic…

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Shearwater announces tour dates

More dates in support of Jet Plane and Oxbow.

Interview: Shearwater

Jonathan Meiburg discusses Jet Plane and Oxbow, protest music and writing a book.

Shearwater Jet Plane and Oxbow review

Shearwater : Jet Plane and Oxbow

Jonathan Meiburg helms another collection of darkly atmospheric pop songs with powerful grooves.

Shearwater interview Jet Plane and Oxbow

Shearwater announces new album, Jet Plane and Oxbow

Listen to new track “Quiet Americans.”

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10 Covers Albums: One Artist, Many Tributes

Johnny, Willie, Billy and others pay tributes to myriad influences.

10 Essential Austin Albums

A round-up of Texan treats, just in time for SXSW.

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Shearwater : Fellow Travelers

Austin art-rock group honors their tourmates by covering their songs on this interesting collection.

Shearwater - Fellow Travelers

Shearwater announce covers album, Fellow Travelers

Band covers Xiu Xiu, Coldplay, St. Vincent and more.

Shearwater : Animal Joy

No glockenspiels were harmed on this recording.

Spring 2012 Album Preview

Winter/Spring Album Preview 2012

Twenty new albums to make your season.

Matador Records: 21 Essential Albums

Matador Records: 21 Essential Albums

Our 21 favorite Matador classics, on the label’s 21st birthday.

2010 In Brief: The First Half

2010 In Brief: The First Half

A brief round-up of the best albums of 2010’s first half.

Album of the Week Mix: 2010, Vol. 1

Album of the Week Mix: 2010, Vol. 1

A new batch of songs from our favorite releases of the year, thus far.