REVIEW: Daisyhead/Have Mercy Split

Artist: Daisyhead + Have Mercy  Album: Daisyhead/Have Mercy Split Release date: February 25th, 2014 For fans of: Balance and Composure, Manchester Orchestra, Brand New, Mineral By Nathan Cornell. When the news of this split broke, I was immediately excited to hear new music from Have Mercy. Their EP, My Oldest Friend, and debut album, The…

ALBUM REVIEW: Beck – Morning Phase

Artist: Beck Album: Morning Phase Release Date: February 21st, 2014 Listen to: “Blue Moon”, “Turn Away”, “Waking Light” Rating: 5/5 By Shelby Kreiger. Eight years after his last release, Modern Guilt, Beck is back—and better. As an homage to his critically acclaimed 2002 release Sea Change, Beck has collaborated with the same musicians who—then and now—helped him create…

ALBUM REVIEW: St. Vincent – St. Vincent

Artist: St. Vincent  Album: St. Vincent  Release Date: February 25th, 2014 For Fans Of: tUnE-yArDs, of Montreal, and Dirty Projectors. Notable Tracks: “Birth in Reverse,” “Regret,” “Psychopath,” and “Every Tear Disappears” Rating: 4 / 5 By Jennie Tan. Annie Clark, better known as St. Vincent, continues to spark intrigue with her latest self-titled record. Although…