Release Date: Sep 28, 2018
Record label: Fire Records
Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Pop
To put it plainly, Hater know their audience. The Swedish dream pop band haven't had much of a moment to breathe in a few years, releasing You Tried only last year, then quickly signing with Fire Records and recording the Red Blinders EP. Now, already, arrives their debut proper for the label, Siesta. Their work here may not seek to surprise you, but it's ability to comfort and affirm are not to be understated.
Taking an unplanned month off from writing album reviews was certainly not a good thing in terms of keeping up with the avalanche of new releases from this September. Hence, with apologies - or perhaps with some relief - to those more used to this writer's wafflier critiques here below is a global-trotting sift through a month's worth of things pulled from the towering reviews pile. Thalia Zedek Band - Fighting Season (Thrill Jockey) Thalia Zedek Band - Fighting Season Now contently alternating LPs between her solo ensemble and art-rock trio E, Boston veteran Thalia Zedek unveils a fresh platter with the former, soon after the latter's Negative Work album from earlier this year.