Music

Metric's fourth outing offers more than a few surprises....

Sweden-based rocker Ida Maria's debut album packs a punch....

The Canadian elecro duo sticks to what it does best on its third album....

Genre-bending singer/songwriter Luke Temple is back under the moniker Here We Go Magic....

The Furs’ sophomore effort, Face Control, pulses with drum-machine goodness....

Karin Dreijer's solo debut is beautifully hypnotic....

In the world of iTunes and BitTorrents, it's nice to give local records stores some recognition. Enter Record Store Day . On April 18, over 1000 indie record shops across the U.S. will participate with appearances by all sorts of awesome bands. Among the participating bands, The Breeders' Kim and Kelley Deal will be at Shake It in Cincinnati, Chris Cornell and The Bad Plus at Electric Fetus in Minneapolis, Erykah Badu and the Cannabinoids at Good Records in Dallas, Ra Ra Riot at Flat Black...

Marianne Faithfull always has her finger on the pulse of who’s cool....

I Can Wonder What You Did With Your Day careens between blistering rock and whittled-down folk....

Alela Diane's sophomore effort is full of acoustic-driven, contemplative songs....