Wild Beasts, Two Dancers

Article: Wild Beasts, Two Dancers

I tried to read a book the first time I listened to Two Dancers, the latest album from Leeds-based band Wild Beasts, but as soon as the bass crept in, followed by a precise, tribal beating of drums, I put my book down and listened to the whole album. And then, when it was over, I listened to it again.

Pitchfork's top 500 tracks of the 2000s

Article: Pitchfork's top 500 tracks of the 2000s

As the first decade of the 2000s quickly approaches curtains, Pitchfork, an influential if not at times controversial online music review, is counting down this entire week to their top 500 tracks (accompanied by streaming versions for your immediate listening gratification) of this decade. Ladies, gents, hipsters, and music snobs, begin your snarking debate now!…