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Hazmat Modine: Box of Breath

Hazmat Modine: Box of Breath

Jeff Tamarkin on February 20, 2020
It would be a cheat to label Hazmat Modine a world-music outfit, as their sound is just as easily pegged to the Mississippi Delta and the longreturned-to-dust swing joints of Kansas City. But it would also be lazy to call them Americana because they infuse their music with so many disparate elements drawn from Africa, […]
Destroyer: Have We Met

Destroyer: Have We Met

Ryan Reed on February 19, 2020
“Clickety click click, the music makes a musical sound,” Dan Bejar speak-sings on “The Television Music Supervisor,” his drowsy voice suspended amid ambient synth pads. And the songwriter’s 12th Destroyer LP does indeed make musical sounds, even at its clickiest—but it can be challenging to dig them out. Have We Met is Bejar’s most difficult […]
Huey Lewis and the News: Weather

Huey Lewis and the News: Weather

Jeff Tamarkin on February 18, 2020
In January 2018, Huey Lewis was just about to take the stage for a Dallas concert when his hearing almost ceased to exist. Somehow, he managed to do the show, but the affliction stayed with him. A diagnosis later showed that Lewis was suffering from Meniere’s Disease, an innerear disorder. He was told that he […]