Hey! Yo! What's up? The Week That Was is back. Sure, we've been away for a good long while, but too much crazy shit's gone down this week. Enjoy!
Okay, fists up; let's do this.
Rapping with TV star-turned-underground musician Juana Molina
The crystalline beauty of Air's 'Talkie Walkie' doesn't get lost in translation
Sonic Youth and Stereolab redefine the intimate grammar of rock, again
Stereolab's Laetitia Sadier and Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon compare notes on motherhood, degradation, and musical longevity
If a local CD falls into the retail bins, does it make a sound? Peter S. Scholtes reviews this month's batch of releases.
Bit player: Beth Orton's new EP makes a statement in 24:49.
A Pilgrimage to Pleasant: Sean O'Hagen (center) channels Brian Wilson's California dream on the High Llamas'