2. Explosions in the Sky - Did you guyses know that you can download the entire "Rescue" album for free on their site? Rad. Plus, they're coming to town in March.
3.芸能山城組 - The Akira soundtrack is truly something else. I guess if I absolutely needed to describe it... let's try "post-industrial tribal/ambient"? And yes, I just threw in the "post-" for the hell of it.
4.The Blood Brothers - So finally, several months late, I've gotten my greedy lil' mitts on Young Machetes. I'll admit, I was worried about it, but this album is extremely solid. Some of the best hooks they've ever written are here (see: "Laser Life", "Camouflage, Camouflage", "Spit Shine Your Black Clouds", "Rat Rider", etc.)
5.The Black Heart Procession - I picked up The Spell on a whim (and it was only $10), and was kinda disappointed. …