Shearwater tour

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.”

Covers Albums 2

10 Covers Albums: One Artist, Many Tributes

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

Austin Albums

10 Essential Austin Albums

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

angel olsen aisles review

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.

Shearwater : The Snow Leopard EP

Austin group presents a post-Rook treat.

The Top 50 Albums of 2008

The Top 50 Songs of 2008

Treble’s best songs of the year, from Los Campesinos! to Lupe Fiasco and then some.

Shearwater : Rook

There’s nowhere to flee for your lives.

Shearwater's Jonathan Meiburg

SXSW 2008: Feels Just Like the First Time

When Austin calls, you gotta accept the charges.

Shearwater : Palo Santo: Expanded Edition

Awesome 2006 release gets a second chance at wowing audiences.

The late, great J Dilla.


We’re only just now getting to these records? Now that’s perverse.