A.D. Wells Captures the Nighttime Aesthetic Yet Again With Sophomore Album, Mary, This is My Dress

By Jackson Tarricone The music of A.D. Wells is a lo-fi reinterpretation of the pop minimalism championed by bands like Phoenix and The Strokes. Under the A.D. Wells alias, Rider College student Ethan Duer sings almost exclusively in falsetto, hovering just above a whisper as if to remind you to not wake anybody else up. … Continue reading A.D. Wells Captures the Nighttime Aesthetic Yet Again With Sophomore Album, Mary, This is My Dress

Wilco Release Ode to Joy, Their Most Sonically Consistent Album in Years

"Nevertheless, the clarity of Ode to Joy stands out when compared to more recent Wilco albums which contain some odd tangents, such as “Common Sense” on Schmilco and even “Art of Almost,” the fantastic but still out of place opener of 2012’s The Whole Love. "