For all Beirut’s pretense of pessimism, Gallipoli’s driving force seems to be joy in music. You can feel it in the lush overtones, the sunny brass lines celebrating coastal Italian cities.
Prolific duo Rodrigo y Gabriela’s masterful cover of “Echoes” is an ambitious and singular reimagining of Pink Floyd’s 1971 classic.
Foals’ “Exits” doesn’t rehash the old Britrock ethos, but charges it with something evolved and expresses a deep feeling of powerlessness – being boxed in and surveilled with no recourse.
In “Trigger Warning,” Killer Mike takes thoughtful criticism of American society and transmutes it into an entertaining caper that happens to offer some great action items along the way.
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