Album Review: Sleigh Bells – Jessica Rabbit — Consequence of Sound

There’s always been a weird, dystopian euphoria to be found in the violent and swiftly executed songs of Sleigh Bells. The Brooklyn-based noise pop duo’s 2010 debut release, Treats, essentially forged its own genre, melding crunching glass percussion, machine gun guitars, and a general distorted, in-the-red aesthetic with the angelic, girlish, and dead-eyed croon of vocalist Alexis…

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Gorillaz share new digital story The Book of Russel — Consequence of Sound

In the lead up to their new album, Gorillaz unveiled a multimedia story about Noodle and what she’s been up to since the events of 2010’s Plastic Beach. Now, they’ve done the same for Noodle’s bandmate, Russel. In The Book of Russel, we learn that the hip-hop hard man rescued Noodle during the attack on…

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Gorillaz kick off phase four with The Book of Noodle — Consequence of Sound

Late last month, ahead of their new album, Gorillaz chronicled their history via an interactive timeline posted to their various social media channels. Today, they formally kick off their fourth phase, revealing a new narrative for one of the animated band’s central characters, Noodle. Throughout the morning, Gorillaz have posted pages from The Book of a…

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The untold story of the two weeks when Edward Snowden was the world’s most wanted man — National Post – Top Stories

HONG KONG — The tall, lanky American dressed in all black looked familiar. But Ajith, a 44-year-old Sri Lankan refugee seeking asylum in Hong Kong figured the nervous-looking man with the red-rimmed eyes fidgeting in the darkness outside the United Nations building in the Tsim Sha Tsui district of Kowloon was a U.S. army dodger.…

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