Showing posts from December, 2014

BaltoZine Roundup: 2014 Finale

The Baltozine Roundup is a regular feature wherein we take a look at what national periodicals are saying about Baltimore-area arts, events, people, and places. Be sure to pick up the magazines and read the full articles.

In the current issue of Under The Radar [#43], the Top Albums of 2014 feature both Future Islands' Singles and Wye Oak's Shriek in the top 10.

About Future Islands' Singles:
"This Baltimore trio has been working hard touring, recording and generally kicking ass for eight years. However, it was a performance on Letterman and sick dance moves that finally put these synth-poppers in the national spotlight they've long deserved. ..." -Austin Trunick About Wye Oak's Shriek:
"...Wye Oak jettison the guitar and drums-dominated pop which has defined their prior three albums, instead favoring silvery synths, sawing cello, and a bedrock foundation of bass. The results dazzle ..." -John Everhart There's also a Q&A with Wye Oak'…