She & Him – Zooey Deschanel & M. Ward, respectively – are back for some more 60s-styled indie pop with their fourth studio LP, Volume 3 (last year’s A Very She & Him Christmas ruined the numerical order). The latest offering from that album is “I Could’ve Been Your Girl,” which brings some of the fullest production seen in a S&H track […]

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From the moment Zooey Deschanel paired up with smokey-voiced Matt Ward to form She and Him it was inevitable that we’d hear her come back to “Baby It’s Cold Outside”, the track she first adorably tackled in the 2003 movie Elf. Deschanel and Ward have flipped the script for their rendition of this Christmastime classic […]

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M. Ward is back! Free of Zooey and his Bright Eyes co-conspirators, his new album, A Wasteland Companion, comes to us in April. A jaunty contrast to “The First Time I Ran Away,” the album’s sleepy first single, “Primitive Girl” shows off Ward’s versatility with a sound strikingly reminiscent of James’ iconic 1993 hit, “Laid.” Enjoy […]

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While it has been nearly fourteen years since front man Ben Gibbard created Death Cab for Cutie in 1998, I, for one, am glad the group hasn’t strayed from their delightful indie pop sound. It isn’t hard to love “Underneath the Sycamore” on the first listen; a song coming from from DCFC’s seventh studio album, Codes […]

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