Monthly Archives: June 2010

Beach House – Teen Dream (Sub Pop)

While I’m temperamentally predisposed to like any band called Beach House, for some reason I was never persuaded to pick up the Baltimore act’s self-titled debut back in 2006, despite clamorous acclaim in the usual indie quarters. The bits I … Continue reading

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Caribou – Swim (City Slang)

Each Caribou record is a distinct entity, always defined by particular influences but always inimitably a Caribou record. Start Breaking My Heart got me listening back in 2001, when Caribou was still called Manitoba. Boards of Canada, Eno and Aphex … Continue reading

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