Tom Waits : Filipino Box Spring Hog : Mule Variations (1999)
- 12th full length
- One of his darkest, most off-beat, and most jarring albums.
The Cadillacs : Boogie Man
- 50's & 60's Harlem rock'n'roll doo-wop group.
- Spookier halloween themed track.
Arcade Fire : Here Comes the Night Time : Reflektor (2013)
- 4th full length
- Produced by James Murphy and this track sounds like it especially.
- David Bowie also contributed to the album.
- This release is going to further propel them into being one of the indie bands with the most mainstream success.
Son Lux : Pyre : Lanterns (2013)
- 3rd full length.
- Project led by Ryan Lott. Collaborator with Sufjan Stevens and Arcade Fire.
Moonface : Love the House You're In : Julia With Blue Jeans On (2013)
- 3rd full length album from this Spencer Krug (Wolf Parade & Sunset Rubdown) project.
- Debut, Heartbreaking Bravery, was my pick for best album of 2012.
- This is album is a solo piano effort.
Nick Cave : Song of Joy : Murder Ballads (1996)
- 9th album
- One of Cave’s best and darkest albums
- Album is all about crimes of passion.
- Cave's latest releases were two with side project Grinderman.
Frog Eyes : Seven Daughters : Carey’s Cold Spring (2013)
- 8th album.
- Eclectic and innovative alt indie rock band led by Carey Mercer.
- Spencer Krug (Sunset Rubdown, Wolf Parade, Moonface) was a former member.
- Most similar to the sound of Sunset Rubdown.
The Black Angels : Bad Vibrations : Phosphene Dream (2010)
- 3rd album from the ominous psych rockers.
- Formed in 2004 in Austin, TX
- Interesting feel to it… similar to some of the Black Keys more eerie songs
- Debut Self Titled EP was released in 2005. 2nd full length out in 2008
Cass McCombs : Joe Murder : Big Wheel and Others (2013)
- 7th album.
- Latest since 2011's Wit's End and Humor Risk.
- Blew me away with the track 'The Executioner's Song' on the album Catacomb.
Weaves : Take A Dip (2013)
- One of only a couple songs released since forming in 2013. This is by far the best.
- Toronto band led by Jasmyn Burke, formerly of Rat Tail.
Diane Coffee : Never Lonely : My Friend Fish (2013)
- Debut full length from Foxygen’s drummer Shaun Fleming.
- The second member of the wildly vintage psych band to test the solo waters.
Dirty Beaches : Lone Runner : Lone Runner/Stye Eye Single (2011)
- Dark, slow burning psych rock.
- RIYL: The Black Angels, Nick Cave, Puerto Rico Flowers.
- Leftover Halloween show track.
Lou Reed : Last Great American Whale : New York (1989)
- 15th solo album.
- Lou Reed just died earlier this week at 71.
- Brilliant mind responsible for the Velvet Underground.