Reviews

Music and album reviews from the staff of 89.3 The Current.

Album of the Week: Bon Iver, 'i,i'


Bon Iver, 'i,i'

Bon Iver has embraced the idea of passing the mic, and using his gigantic platform to lift up the voices of the marginalized on 'i,i'.

Album of the Week: Thom Yorke, 'ANIMA'


Heavily laced with electronics and still steeped in a process that mystifies the most dedicated fans, Thom Yorke and longtime collaborator and producer, Nigel Godrich, deliver an album that is arguably Yorke's best solo work to date.

Album of the Week: Chance the Rapper, 'The Big Day'


Chance the Rapper, 'The Big Day'

The album is 22 songs of Chance's genius at work along with an impressive list of credits spanning from Nicki Minaj to Justin Vernon of Bon Iver, Coco Rosie to Benjamin Gibbard of Death Cab for Cutie.

Album of the Week: CHVRCHES, 'Love Is Dead'


CHVRCHES, 'Love Is Dead'

'Love Is Dead' displays many of the attributes that made CHVRCHES a compelling act from the start, it'll be an instant favorite for anyone who enjoys a well-crafted and engaging release.