Modern Classics

Modern Classic: Actress ‘R.I.P’

Our latest Modern Classic blog comes from Owen Jones, as he takes a look back at Actress’ third full-length, ‘R.I.P.’

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Modern Classic: Grouper ‘Dragging a Dead Deer Up A Hill’

Owen Jones write another amazing blog for our Modern Classic series, this time Grouper’s ‘Dragging a Dead Deer Up A Hill’ is under the spotlight.

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Modern Classic: Built to Spill ‘Perfect from Now On’

Our latest Modern Classic blog comes from CAS Chicago’s Sam Willett. This time he looks at Built to Spill’s ‘Perfect from Now On’.

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Modern Classic: The Bug ‘London Zoo’

Owen Thomas Jones reveals why he thinks Kevin Martin’s third LP as The Bug remains a foreboding premonition of the last year’s political climate.

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Modern Classic: Interpol ‘Turn on the Bright Lights’

Our latest Modern Classic blog comes from Emma Willibey as she takes a look back at Interpol’s ‘Turn On The Bright Lights’.

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Modern Classic: Rustie ‘Glass Swords’

Owen Jones returns with another look at a Modern Classic, this time Rustie is under the spotlight.

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Modern Classic: ‘Burial’ Burial

Owen Jones looks back at Burial’s eponymous debut album as it turns ten years old.

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Modern Classic: American Football ‘American Football’

A powerful and essential album of the emo genre that cues meditation, sadness, belonging, and triumph into nine songs.

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Modern Classic: The Avalanches ‘Since I Left You’

Check out our latest Modern Classics blog from CAS Chicago’s Sam Willett as he delves deep into The Avalanches ‘Since I Left You’.

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Modern Classic: Maxwell ‘Urban Hang Suite’

CAS Chicago’s Sam Willett feels Maxwell’s debut album, currently celebrating its 20th anniversary, is able to ignite a mood akin to Marvin Gaye’s ‘I Want You’.

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