Posts Tagged ‘Blues Control’

Music in Review: Records I Liked, But Really, Anything Was Better than That Girls Album

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Merriweather Post Pavilion
I'm pretty sure I tried to call Merriweather Post Pavilion "Record of the year" back in January, when I reviewed it, but City Paper managing editor Andrew Beaujon argued that this statement might be a tad premature, given that '09 still had 11 months left to go. But here we are in [...]

Tonight @ Comet Ping Pong: Blues Control

In a late-January installment of Leakproof, Black Plastic Bag linked to a new track by Queens-based duo Blues Control, taken from the their forthcoming full-length on Siltbreeze (which, according to their Twitter feed, was finished and mixed on March 11th). With a splintered drum machine splayed against lazy keyboards, intermittent cowbell, and spaghetti guitar lines, [...]

Leakproof: Lil Wayne, Of Montreal, Blues Control, Theophilus London

A weekly roundup of unreleased songs, new singles, and assorted musical detritus as it trickles out to the Web.
Lil Wayne: "Prom Queen"
Ignore the braggadocio and oblique verse of Tha Carter III: Turns out that Lil Wayne is neither thug nor playful screwball. No, deep inside Wayne's thoroughly inked breast beats the heart of a teenage [...]