The Sword

The Sword Gods Of The Earth If the Sword’s planet-leveling 2006 debut, Age Of Winters, spearheaded the “hipster metal” movement simply by virtue of its release...

Phantom Planet

Phantom Planet Raise The Dead Phantom Planet are back with as big a departure from 2004’s self-titled effort as that album was from the power-pop moves...

Glorytellers

Glorytellers Glorytellers Geoff Farina’s music is best described in relation to itself because no one sounds quite like him. His folk-pop duo Secret Stars had a...

Atmosphere

Atmosphere When Life Gives You Lemons, You Paint That Shit Gold What has often gone unnoticed in Atmosphere’s dozen-year-rise to the indie-rap pinnacle is that Slug...