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Modest Mouse – Strangers To Ourselves

A lot has happened since the last Modest Mouse album: Johnny Marr left the band, Jim Fairchild rejoined, they re-released The Moon & Antarctica for Record Store Day, rumours spread that Outkast’s Big Boi had been called in to lend a hand on their next LP, but then Joe Plummer chucked it and they cancelled […]

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Belle & Sebastian – Girls in Peacetime Want to Dance

Opening with Stuart Murdoch’s most personal, and arguably most beautiful, song to date, “Nobody’s Empire”, Girls in Peacetime Want to Dance, Belle and Sebastian’s ninth studio album, is immediately different from what came before. For the first time we see Murdoch open himself up, not hiding behind an angst-filled persona, and honestly explore his battle […]