Album Review: The Obsessives – The Obsessives

By Tanner Bidish, Staff Writer [Lame-O; 2017] Rating: 6/10 Key Tracks: “Now She’s Smoking,” “It’s Not Fair” The new self-titled record from DC-based duo The Obsessives is the most the polished the pair has ever sounded. Nick Bairatchnyi and Jackson Mansfield clean up their production to turn out their strongest work since Heck No, Nancy.  However,…

What We’re Playing – Week of 3/20/17

Spoon – Hot Thoughts Hot Thoughts, Spoon’s first record since the critically acclaimed They Want My Soul back in 2014, continues the indie pop sound that’s gotten them the heavy fanbase they’re currently holding onto. The Shins – Heartworms Their first record in five years, Heartworms sees the iconic indie outfit The Shins take their discography in…