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Album Review: Sleigh Bells play with pop on ‘Bitter Rivals’

Originally published Tuesday, Oct. 8th, 2013, at Intersections. tl;dr: Alexis Krauss finally gets to sing, and it is glorious. A duo known for power chords and dense hip-hop beats takes a turn into melodies — and it works. Worth your download: “Young Legends”, “Bitter Rivals”, “Sing Like a Wire,” “To Hell with You” We all know the story: … Continue reading

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MUSIC: Stars announces new album; The North to be less depressing than band’s last

Originally published June 21, 2012 on Intersections. Canadian indie-rock stalwarts Stars announced their sixth studio album this morning, officially ending any and all productivity I might’ve had in the middle of this workday. The North will be released Sept. 4 on ATO Records, featuring cover artwork and a general color scheme in a fuzzy, coastal … Continue reading