Art School Girls

BY Lisa Kirchner in Music

Since their formation in 2007, Ninjasonik has been dropping teasers in the form of mix tapes and a split record with fellow Brooklynites Japanther, but theyve finally released their debut album, Art School Girls, and it doesn't disappoint. Read More
It would appear that the Mynabirds is actually just one bird, Laura Burhenn (formerly of D.C. duo Georgie James). Her debut album, What We Lose in the Fire We Gain in the Flood, plays host to some guest musicians who boast horns, guitars, and drums. Read More

Nothing Hurts

BY Lisa Kirchner in Music

This Is Happening

BY Lisa Kirchner in Music

When you make an electronic album as critically acclaimed as James Murphy's LCD Soundsystem did in 2007 with Sound of Silver, it's hard not to expect a letdown. Read More

No Más

BY Lisa Kirchner in Music

Summer parties on rooftops need soundtracks, and Javelins No Más is the perfect album to covet all season long. Read More

S/T

BY Lisa Kirchner in Music

This self-titled debut from the Chicago-based fivesome delivers organ-heavy pop music with handclaps and straightforward rhythms. Read More