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  • This week’s Listen to This! features two great albums which manage to shine without doing anything particularly innovative. First off we have the soul of Sharon Jones & the Dap...

    Listen to This! – January 4, 2014

    This week’s Listen to This! features two great albums which manage to shine without doing anything particularly innovative. First off we have the soul of Sharon Jones & the Dap...

  • Four Tet and Active Child both have recent releases which see them making changes and taking chances. Thankfully these are changes which pay off and both albums are definitely worth...

    Listen to this! – October 26, 2013

    Four Tet and Active Child both have recent releases which see them making changes and taking chances. Thankfully these are changes which pay off and both albums are definitely worth...

  • This week’s Listen to This! features albums from two artists born worlds apart, one being a native of Lagos, Nigeria and the other of Carlisle, Pennsylvania. Femi Kuti and Daughn...

    Listen to This! – June 29, 2013

    This week’s Listen to This! features albums from two artists born worlds apart, one being a native of Lagos, Nigeria and the other of Carlisle, Pennsylvania. Femi Kuti and Daughn...

  • A picture perfect EP from Wild Nothing steals the spotlight of this week’s Listen to This!. Wild Nothing – Empty Estate Release date: May 14 Empty Estate is a neat...

    Listen to This! – May 18, 2013

    A picture perfect EP from Wild Nothing steals the spotlight of this week’s Listen to This!. Wild Nothing – Empty Estate Release date: May 14 Empty Estate is a neat...

  • A stellar sophomore album from Mikal Cronin and yet another great album by the undefinable Bibio are in the spotlight of this week’s Listen to This!. Mikal Cronin – MCII...

    Listen to This! – May 11, 2013

    A stellar sophomore album from Mikal Cronin and yet another great album by the undefinable Bibio are in the spotlight of this week’s Listen to This!. Mikal Cronin – MCII...

  • Too many music critics spend all their time trumpeting newness and originality without taking the time to appreciate good throwbacks, this week’s Listen to This! features a bit of both....

    Listen to This! – April 30, 2013

    Too many music critics spend all their time trumpeting newness and originality without taking the time to appreciate good throwbacks, this week’s Listen to This! features a bit of both....

  • Throughout history, regular women have been accused of witchcraft for not acting the way a lady should, for threatening society’s “natural order”. Seems appropriate then, that Magneta Lane has chosen...

    Album Review: Magneta Lane’s ‘Witchrock’

    Throughout history, regular women have been accused of witchcraft for not acting the way a lady should, for threatening society’s “natural order”. Seems appropriate then, that Magneta Lane has chosen...

  • The heart can ache in many ways; love, lust, longing, pain, regret. All of which are explored on Tegan and Sara’s aptly titled 7th major release, Heartthrob. Before you even...

    Album Review: Tegan and Sara’s ‘Heartthrob’

    The heart can ache in many ways; love, lust, longing, pain, regret. All of which are explored on Tegan and Sara’s aptly titled 7th major release, Heartthrob. Before you even...

  • This issue of Listen to This! focuses on on a pair of very different albums which share one important feature, they’re good. Foxygen‘s debut album may remind you of a...

    Listen to This! – February 2, 2013

    This issue of Listen to This! focuses on on a pair of very different albums which share one important feature, they’re good. Foxygen‘s debut album may remind you of a...

  • A new year brings with it new music, we here at Criticize This have a pair of nice new albums for you to listen to, read up and see if...

    Listen to this – January 5, 2013

    A new year brings with it new music, we here at Criticize This have a pair of nice new albums for you to listen to, read up and see if...

  • Ty Segall – Twins Release date: October 9th Ty Segall has been doing the whole music thing for a mere 4 years in a solo capacity, but in that time...

    Listen to this! Ty Segall – ‘Twins’

    Ty Segall – Twins Release date: October 9th Ty Segall has been doing the whole music thing for a mere 4 years in a solo capacity, but in that time...

  • This installment of Listen to this! takes a look at enigmatic Texas born and Michigan raised electronic producer Matthew Dear‘s 6th full length Beams. Instead of simply telling you what...

    Listen to this! Matthew Dear – Beams

    This installment of Listen to this! takes a look at enigmatic Texas born and Michigan raised electronic producer Matthew Dear‘s 6th full length Beams. Instead of simply telling you what...

  • Frank Ocean – Channel Orange Release date: July 17 Frank Ocean is different, on many levels, and the music that lies within his debut Channel Orange is proof of that....

    Listen to this! – July 21, 2012

    Frank Ocean – Channel Orange Release date: July 17 Frank Ocean is different, on many levels, and the music that lies within his debut Channel Orange is proof of that....

  • If lying on your back in a field, examining the clouds on a summer day had a sound; it would be Cookie Duster’s newest release, When Flying Was Easy. At...

    Album Review: Cookie Duster’s ‘When Flying Was Easy’

    If lying on your back in a field, examining the clouds on a summer day had a sound; it would be Cookie Duster’s newest release, When Flying Was Easy. At...

  • June was a busy month for music, with plenty of albums worth listening to coming out in the second half. We here at Criticize This! were busy reporting on NXNE,...

    Listen to This! – June Quick Picks

    June was a busy month for music, with plenty of albums worth listening to coming out in the second half. We here at Criticize This! were busy reporting on NXNE,...

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