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2003 Stories by Dylan Siegler

Archives: 2003
  • Damien Jurado and Rosie Thomas

    published November 27, 2003

    With Where Shall You Take Me, Damien Jurado has pared down his craft to reveal a gift similar to Bruce Springsteen's on... More >>

  • Mates of State, Ladybug Transistor and Palomar

    published November 13, 2003

    While young San Francisco married duo Mates of State's second full-length, 2001's Our Constant Concern (Polyvinyl), couldn't accurately be... More >>

  • Badly Drawn Boy

    published November 13, 2003

    Scruffy Manchurian Damon Gough, a.k.a. Badly Drawn Boy, is as lovable as he is erratic. His debut, The Hour of the Bewilderbeast, won him... More >>

  • The Decemberists

    published September 25, 2003

    If you are one of the 75,000-plus people who bought Neutral Milk Hotel's last album, the first thing you will think when you hear the Decemberists... More >>

  • The Clientele

    published July 3, 2003

    Only the Clientele could write a song called "House on Fire" that evokes no urgency, heat or danger. It shuffles along at about the same unworried... More >>

  • New Pornographers

    published May 8, 2003

    Whatever the Vancouver-based New Pornographers' actual expectations were for their 1999 debut, Mass Romantic, it sounded like an album they... More >>

  • Les Savy Fav

    published April 24, 2003

    First things first: Even if you've never heard of Les Savy Fav, you must go see them live. If you've heard the band's recordings and been... More >>

  • Devendra Banhart

    published April 17, 2003

    Devendra Banhart is one of those intrepid eccentrics who lets loose rare nuggets of uncomfortable dream-brilliance one moment, and the next lays... More >>

  • Bright Eyes

    published April 10, 2003

    Used to be, way back in 1998 when Bright Eyes' Conor Oberst was just 18, audiences adored him for his contradictions. On the one hand, the... More >>

Archives: 2003