Album Review: Mac DeMarco’s Salad Days

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He’s known for getting nude on stage while covering U2’s “Beautiful Day,” and then shocking the audience by shoving drumsticks up his sphincter. The Canadian-born musician often wears a denim…

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Album Spotlight: Sisyphus

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This new collaborative project uniting three seemingly disparate indie voices holds many surprises.   Sufjan Stevens became an immensely important artist in the early 00s with a lilting voice and…

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Spring Break Top 20

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Whether you traveled, studied, worked, or just chilled out, Spinnaker Radio was right there with you providing the soundtrack to your Spring Break.  Here's our countdown of the Spring Break…

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The Freddy Pigeons: An interview with We The King’s Travis Clark

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After the release of their crowdfunded self-produced fourth album, Somewhere Somehow, Florida-based pop-rock band We the Kings is ready to launch their tour. Spinnaker sat down for a phone interview to talk with lead singer Travis Clark, to talk about the new album, what they expect for the tour, and the band’s so-called pigeon obsession.

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Album Spotlight: St. Vincent

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Texas native Annie Clark, better known by her stage name, St. Vincent, has garnered a reputation as one of the most interesting indie pop artists of the last decade.

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Album Spotlight: Broken Bells – After the Disco

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Four years after their first album, Danger Mouse and James Mercer reunited to produce After the Disco, an LP that combines several eras of music to create a unique but bland sound.

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Daily Discovery: Too True

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Dum Dum Girls’ excellent 2012 EP End of Daze hit all the right notes thanks to its atmospheric blend of indie-pop and garage-rock. Their newest album, Too True, delves heavily into goth-rock. This territory is familiar to the band, yet never exploited by them this much.

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Spinnaker Radio’s favorite albums of 2013

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The end of the year marks the beginning of the annual music journalism tradition: “best of…” lists. Bands with zero resemblance whatsoever are pitted against each other in a musical…

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