The Knife – Shaking The Habitual

April 8th, 2013 by

“Not everything can be so easily explained.” Despite the bird masks and near-oppressive attitude to interviews, it would be remiss to label The Knife as shy. They stalk shadows both sonic and physical yet approach their art with fearless defiance. They are clear in what they resent and careful in what they adore. Their recent […]

Cold War Kids – Dear Miss Lonelyhearts

March 27th, 2013 by

Four albums down, and still it seems that Cold War Kids are somewhat unsure of themselves. ‘Hang Me Out To Dry’ and ‘We Used To Vacation’ announced a band of promise back in 2006, but those two tracks now feel at odds with the wrapped-in-cotton wool aesthetic that has been woven together in the years […]