We Are The In Crowd - Weird Kids album cover

Review: We Are The In Crowd — ‘Weird Kids’

By Harrison Holt  Music Reviewer Artist: We Are The In Crowd Album: Weird Kids Released: Feb. 18, 2014 Label: Hopeless Records, Inc. Website: http://wearetheincrowd.com/ Starting their sophomore album off with a bang, Tay Jardine belts the anthem “Long Live The Kids” that will have all the “weird kids” out there singing for days. We Are The In…

Dilated Peoples - Directors of Photography

Review: Dilated Peoples — ‘Directors of Photography’

By Zach Rowley Music Reviewer Artist: Dilated Peoples (Evidence, Rakaa Iriscience, DJ Babu) Album: Directors of Photography Label: Rhymesayers Release date: August 12, 2014 Website: http://dilatedpeoples.com/ Dilated Peoples return after an eight year break to deliver their new album, “Directors of Photography.” Dilated Peoples formed the rap group in the early ’90s and have remained relevant in…

Spoon - They Want My Soul album cover

Review: Spoon — ‘They Want My Soul’

By Jordan Bond Music Reviewer Artist: Spoon Album: They Want My Soul Release Date: Aug. 5, 2014 Label: Loma Vista Website: http://www.spoontheband.com/ Spoon’s “They Want My Soul” is the first to feature new guitarist Alex Fischel. With this new addition, Spoon has ignited their talent once again, after being away from the music scene for four…

Raury - Indigo Child album cover

Review: Raury — ‘Indigo Child’

By Jordan McDonald Williams Music Reviewer Artist: Raury Album: Indigo Child Released: Aug. 25, 2014 Label: Columbia Records Website: http://www.indigochildproject.com/ “Does anything last forever?” is the the final question experimental indie-folkhop artist Raury asks at the end of the dreamy reminisce track “Woodcrest Manor.” I was hoping that his project, Indigo Child, was going to last forever.…

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Review: Foxygen — ‘…And Star Power’

By Nick Stout Music Reviewer Artist: Foxygen Album: “…And Star Power” Label: Jagjaguwar Release Date: Oct. 14, 2014 Website: http://foxygentheband.com// California indie psych-pop duo Foxygen are back after last year’s critically acclaimed “We are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace and Magic” with a new 82-minute double album entitled “…And Star Power.” The majority of…