Album Reviews

The Absentee: Victory Shorts [Album Review]

No no no no no. This isn’t doing it for me. With vocals rivaling Calvin Johnson in pitch, and dubbing themselves indie-pop, there’s an obvious Beat Happening reference here. But where other artists succeed at setting themselves apart from their influences, and do so well, I’m not quite hearing it in The Absentee (MySpace)–at least,… Continue reading The Absentee: Victory Shorts [Album Review]