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DTC Listens! – March 2015

March 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

We took a little break, but DTC Listens is back on a once-a-month basis. Our writers get together to share their favorite tracks that they’ve been jamming on, and we compile them into a playlist...

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Modest Mouse – Strangers to Ourselves

March 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Though they rose to fame along with the indie darlings of their day, Modest Mouse have probably never been referred to as “darling” once in their storied career.  Isaac Brock and co. have built a reputation...

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Houndmouth – Little Neon Limelight

March 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

When you think of music scenes, Louisville, Ky may not be at the top of your list. If you live here you know the town is rich with musical acts that are making headway into...

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Will Butler – Policy

March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Will Butler is in Arcade Fire. I had to get that out of the way before I reviewed this album in full, because it’s almost impossible to evaluate his solo effort without having a twinge...

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Fall Out Boy – American Beauty/American Psycho

February 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Fall Out Boy is one of America’s greatest mysteries. Hated by most music snobs, and loved by those who rocked a Flock of Seagulls haircut in middle school, the band plays to a wide audience....

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Mark Ronson – Uptown Special

February 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

When “Uptown Funk” dropped, my life changed. Just a little, but I was in the throes of post-election victory and there it was, with the blistering horn section, 70s swag, and, on top of it...

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Gateway to Geekery: Talking Heads

January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Talking Heads are my favorite band.  There’s no getting around this fact in my life.  When I was a sophomore in high school, a boy burned me a copy of their first album, Talking Heads:...

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Sleater-Kinney – No Cities to Love

January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Though I was moderately devastated when Sleater-Kinney announced their hiatus in 2006.  It made total sense — they had been together for more than a decade and it was natural that they would probably want to...

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Divers – Hello, Hello

January 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

When a band is first described to me as having strong influences of Springsteen and The Clash I tend to get a little skeptical; I love both artists and am somewhat protective of their respective...

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The Decemberists are back with their 7th full length studio release What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World. It comes on a whirlwind of four years including relentless touring in support of their previous album, keyboardist...

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