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The new record from Richmond, Virginia band Neat Sweep possesses a power-pop theatricality which 2018 has sorely lacked.
East Tennessee rock band Commander Keen explores a host of Southern ghosts and mammoth riffs on new record.
On their new record, Jim Shorts drop the lo-fi bedroom project feel of their earlier releases for some fuzzed-up guitar pop that feels more muscular and matured.
Kacey Musgraves offers an unexpectedly diverse and expansive tour of the country music genre on her towering new record.
Holy Wave links the garage-pop of the '60s with the rhythms of shoegaze and dream-pop on their impressive new record.
Bristol producer Henry Green's debut record is a gorgeous blend of vintage electronica and modern atmospherics.
Metallurgists Iron Reagan and Gatecreeper have teamed up for a devastatingly brutal and bruising split EP.
Of Montreal's latest record, "White is Relic/Irrealis Mood," is their best since 2013's "lousy with sylvanbriar," and maybe even 2007's "Hissing Fauna, Are You the Destroyer?.
The latest release from plunderphonics outfit PZA explores a series of immense and involving synth soundscapes that shake with unfiltered emotion.
Soccer Mommy offers devastation through a lo-fi indie rock resonance on her debut record, "Clean."