Women - Public Strain
There's something off about Women's Public Strain. Might be the wiry, somewhat off-beat sound. The very varied sound of the songs found on Public Strain threw me a bit off at first, but I have to say they've really grown on me. There's this dreamy feel about it, maybe even nightmareish. The vocals of the Flegel brothers really carries this album on. While the first part of the album sounds like lo-fi psychedelia, the album changes it's feel with China Steps, and the end of Bells, going on to a more sinister and dark sound. Amazing album, absolutely suggest you give it three listens before throwing it away.
The Radio Dept. - Clinging to a Scheme
Music that makes you feel sad isn't rare. Clinging to a Scheme does make me sad, from time to time, but. …