Tag: Tortoise

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Rob Ford Explorer, “Rob Ford Explorer”

Just wow. The new self-titled LP from Reno’s Rob Ford Explorer, out earlier this month, is a potent gem, a heady amalgamation of jazz...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: The Kraken Quartet, “Separate | Migrate”

Conventional time signatures, beware the Kraken! Polyrhythms rule the roost on Separate | Migrate, the new record from Austin’s The...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Papa M, “Highway Songs”

At first blush, Papa M’s Highway Songs LP is a mess or, at best perhaps, unbalanced. But first blushes, like a journalist’s first...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Tortoise, “The Catastrophist”

Tortoise’s The Catastrophist, the mighty Chicago jazz-rock outfit’s first record in seven long years, will leave longtime...


Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #275. Zoo-bee-Zoo-bee-Zoo

Welcome back to Suburban Metal Dad, Popdose’s resident webcomic. Read a new one every Monday and Friday.  Click the pic to...


Music, Parlour to Parlour

Parlour to Parlour, Episode 3: Silian Rail

Immediately after I had wrapped the Daniel James interview (which you undoubtedly watched last week) on February 15, the second part of the...


Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 6/5/09

Let’s go outside. No, let’s go waaaaay outside! Erik Sanko – The Perfect Flaw from Past Imperfect, Present Tense (2001)...