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Andre Perry

Posted by Andre Perry | Dec 5, 2017

Here is another year of albums to consider. It’s silly to rank music at all and also fun in that it ignites passionate conversations about the art that has moved...

Posted by Andre Perry | Dec 6, 2016

This year’s Elite 8 presents another list of great albums to consider. As always, these records are just the beginning of a conversation, and we encourage you to create and...

Posted by Andre Perry | Dec 9, 2014

Robyn and Röyksopp's Do It Again makes for one of the year's top albums. Across the spectrum of genres, 2014 was a great year for songs. Singer-songwriters had their revenge:...

Kurt Vile's Wakin on a Pretty Daze
Posted by Andre Perry | Dec 13, 2013

Landing at number seven is Kurt Vile's Wakin on a Pretty Daze.2013 was a fertile year for music. Rap came strong with ASAP Rocky’s debut, the El-P and Killer Mike...

Divine Fits
Posted by Andre Perry | Apr 5, 2013

Dan Boeckner is one of indie rock’s hardest working songwriters and performers. He was a founding member of Montreal-based Wolf Parade and helped lead that band through a fruitful career...

Posted by Andre Perry | Dec 14, 2012

If nothing else, 2012 can be described as the Year of Easy Listening. A multitude of indie bands (Beach House, The Walkmen, Divine Fits), beat makers (Flying Lotus, Lindstrom, Crystal...

Posted by Andre Perry | Jan 15, 2012

It is a bit odd to condense a year’s worth of listening into such a short, impossibly definitive list, yet each of us is attracted to the act of putting...

Posted by Andre Perry | Apr 1, 2011

The Walkmen will be playing Wednesday, April 27 at 8:00 p.m. alongside The New Pornographers in the IMU 2nd Floor Ballroom.

Posted by Andre Perry | Mar 1, 2011

Tuesday, March 29 - Englert Theatre Railroad Earth has long been a sought-after act on the roots, folk and jam-band circuits, though--much like their forbearers the Grateful Dead--none of those...

Posted by Andre Perry | Mar 1, 2011

w. Land of Blood and Sunshine, Mumfords, Birth Rites - $6 Friday, April 1 - Blue Moose Tap House One part Pavement indie-rock enthusiasts and one part Elephant Six psych-pop...

Posted by Andre Perry | Mar 1, 2011

w. Birds & Batteries, The Wandering Bears Monday, March 28 - Gabe’s - $10 advance, $12 door Splitting the difference between an afrobeat-inspired Portishead and a blissed-out Radiohead, Rubblebucket have...

Posted by Andre Perry | Mar 1, 2011

w. Snowblink Wednesday, March 30 - Englert Theatre - SOLD OUT As a songwriter, Jeff Tweedy has achieved success on several levels via the alt. country underground, the indie underground...

Posted by Andre Perry | Sep 15, 2010

Not since the Constantines has a band hit so hard and so passionately that you can virtually hear their hearts bleeding all over their sleeves. Both rough-edged and sensitive, Southern...

Posted by Andre Perry | Jul 19, 2010

The most telling moment of Panda Bear's set at the Pitchfork Music Festival this past weekend was when a man desperately yelled something along the lines of, "Please, I'm on...