Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 6:05pm
NOSELL

Consider triangles, and consider geometry. These structures are here, literally and in spirit: The small interior benches are triangles; the shower is a triangle; the lampshades are triangles; the roof, too, is a triangle, though it’s an especially idiosyncratic example. Consisting of cedar shingles and wooden fascias, it folds downward just slightly and moves into an aggressive point in the backyard, where it hangs over a patio that expands into the grass.

Monday, November 27, 2017 - 5:33pm
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Björk has always aimed for the grand, and she goes for it here, and often does it well. But the problem with a non-narrative album which has so many competing ideas is that it can become overwhelming, even confusing, and 'Utopia' certainly has moments when it’s not entirely sure where it’s stretching.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 3:16pm
NOSELL

Watching Ariel Pink live on a Sunday night certainly did not feel like a eulogy.

Monday, October 23, 2017 - 5:19pm
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On 'MASSEDUCTION,' St. Vincent's fifth album, the tension between the person Annie Clark and the character St. Vincent dominates. It means everything and still it’s more unclear than ever before.

Monday, October 2, 2017 - 5:47pm
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Four Tet’s newest album, New Energy, is a not nearly the whiplash of Miley Cyrus’s genre switch, but it does include some boundary pushing beyond his discography, as Kieran Hebden is want to do.

Monday, October 2, 2017 - 5:40pm
NOSELL

On a Friday night, practically every generation of Detroit punk fans were united in a sea of black and grey jeans.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 3:49pm
NOSELL

What Uzi has done better than nearly any other up-and-coming rapper now is marry that focus on an aesthetic style with lyrics and a delivery that are deceptively profound.

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 7:05pm
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It’s not that the social and economic critiques are illegitimate; it’s that they’re vague, messy and reach only the thinnest level of self-awareness.

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 4:21pm
Courtesy of Andy Chae Photography

With a music video on the way, Daily Music Editor Matt Gallatin and I sit down for an interview with the DJ trio.

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 4:02pm
NOSELL

For the most part, GoldLink has a done a solid job here in moving back to his middle, back to that future bouncer that put sparkles in the critical eye. He tries on a number of different hats, and while some don’t work, there are plenty which do.

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