“DD Review: Doktra – Pagans.”

Score: 8.5/10 . The cover of Pagans, the flagship album of Indianapolis post-rock mad-mashers Doktra, depicts what is set up as basically a microcosm of vapid capitalism: a bevy of suited, beardless men, mostly white, meant to represent median, upwardly mobile America. It is the very picture of individuality’s lack and nationalism’s pervasion, the classical […]

“DD Review: Moon Duo – Occult Architecture Vol. 1/Occult Architecture Vol. 2.”

Score: 8.5/10 . Wow, never have I been less ashamed for being eight months late on reviewing an album. The reasons, for that matter, aren’t what you think. According to Pop Matters, Portland “Duo”-de-la-“Moon” concocted this two-LP project dichotomously, the first installment known to them as the “fuzz dungeon,” the second the “crystal palace.” Well, […]