Magic Potion, the Black Keys' fourth album, is a spectacularly stripped-down set of sneakily melodic blues-besotted rock concocted in the Akron, Ohio basement studio of drummer Patrick Carney.
Format: WEA/Nonesuch LP
"Get Lonely" is every bit as assured as its predecessor. This uncannily coherent and subtly redemptive record will come to be seen as Mountain Goats' most resonant, assured, and magical collection of songs so far.
Format: WEA/4AD LP
Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Albums of All Time - Rated 371/500! Featured in Michael Fremer's Heavy Rotation in the May 2006 Issue of Stereophile!
A mix of the observational storytelling of Davies and Weller crossed with the harsher documentary eye of Mike Skinner of The Streets and "Ghost Town" era Specials have won Arctic Monkeys a fiercely dedicated crowd.
Format: WEA/Domino LP