Small Black at the Cake Shop during CMJ 2009Our pals at Jagjaguwar pass along the lineup for their CMJ showcase next month, featuring recent YIMBY darling Lia Ices, local muted pop savants Small Black, tightlipped Montreal whisper-disco purveyors Suuns, Bon Iver drummer S. Carey, and the glit ... More >>
Last one of these, we swear. Photo by Nate "Igor" SmithIn the week we got real cozy with some our subjects, Camille Dodero spent four days at the Gathering of the Juggalos and came back best friends with Tom Green, Violent J and Shaggy 2 Dope (who say it's happening again next year), the worl ... More >>
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Eric OgdenUplifting in a Kate Bush way, uneasy in a Cat Power way, the 2008 debut from Brooklyn dreamcatcher Lia Ices was a slept-on slow-burner full of haunting crooning, minimalist pianos, and shi ... More >>