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CELEBRATING ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY-FIVE YEARS OF EDITORIAL FREEDOM
Young Martha isn’t really “new,” but if that sounds disappointing, it shouldn’t.
Daily Music Writers Carly Snider, Dominic Polsinelli and Selena Aguilera went to Chicago to brave Riot Fest. Read our full coverage here.
Yet, by Manchester Orchestra’s moniker, I assumed they were a plain-Jane indie outfit. I could not have been more wrong.
Cue another “Shut up, bitch! Be humble,” and another drop.
Although 'One Foot' isn’t terrible, it isn’t exactly groundbreaking, either
Broccoli is a self-proclaimed scientist, creator and performer. His work questions the purpose and function of identity, the relationship between an artist and their work and the notion of professionalism in performance.
'Luciferian Towers' is one massive event — one single, cathartic release — rather than a series of less significant moments strung together in succession.
The kids probably wouldn’t say that the album “slaps,” but it is lyrically dense and candidly poetic, drawing on a diverse body of sounds and samples.
In essence that’s exactly what the show felt like: hanging out with friends.
This issue — the matter of song artistry — is an expansive one that remains many-sided.