Tag: Big Thief
The Best Albums of 2017
Twenty-five full-lengths that kept us going, one way or the other.
The Two Sides of Pickathon’s Happy Valley
It was a festival filled with dualities: that Charles Bradley is not a lone eagle, that J Mascis can blow out an amp and shred on acoustic within a matter of hours, that the pleasant Pacific Northwest can still get really freakin’ hot.
FYF Fest Still Isn’t Coachella (And That’s a Good Thing)
Headliners were a story, as always, but they weren’t the story out of the fest’s inaugural three-day run at Expo Park.
5 Under-the-Radar Acts to Catch at FYF Fest
FLOOD’s Best Records of 2017 (So Far)
We’re halfway there.
Big Thief, “Capacity”
Comprising eleven downtrodden, sunken-hearted, minor-chord songs, Big Thief’s sophomore album traverses the dark side of humanity, but pairs the despair with a ragged beauty.