Lily Moayeri

Critical snapshots of music, television, art, fashion, literature, and other bits of pop culture. Uncritical snapshots of the world.

January 2013

Drgn King Paragraph Nights (Bar None) This Pennsylvania group is a little bit Noughties, a little bit Nineties, and a little bit Eighties. What this means is the best of … Continue reading

January 31, 2013 · 2 Comments

December 2012 Standouts Of The Year

These are some of the albums that stood out for me in 2012. A reflection of my personal taste, they are in alphabetical order rather than in order of preference. … Continue reading

December 31, 2012 · 3 Comments

November 2012

Domenico Cine Prive (Plug Research Music & Mochilla) Son of samba legend Ivor Lancellotti gives his family’s patented sound a cinematic edge. Keeping the classic samba flavor at the center, … Continue reading

November 30, 2012 · 1 Comment

October 2012

Beth Orton Sugaring Season (ANTI-) The timeless, ageless comedown queen taps into her American side–with the help of the Decemberists’ producer, Tucker Martine. Part country, part folky, and all clear, … Continue reading

October 31, 2012 · 3 Comments

September 2012

Erol Alkan Another Bugged Out Mix/Another Bugged In Selection (K7) The multi-talented and multi-dimensional Erol Alkan showcases the many sides of his musical personality on this double disc, his second … Continue reading

September 30, 2012 · 6 Comments

August 2012

Antony And The Johnsons Cut The World (Secretly Canadian) Live album with a lot of talking. Tracks from all four Antony and the Johnsons albums are performed and captured in … Continue reading

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July 2012

Dub Pistols Worshipping The Dollar (Sunday Best) One of the few beats-based artists out there that are maintaining their ’90s energy and maintaing their identity while keeping themselves relevant and … Continue reading

July 31, 2012 · 2 Comments