Picking a name can be a make-or-break deal for a band. Some names just don’t have the right ring to them, while others don’t convey the band’s personality clearly enough. Animal names have been a popular choice for bands from a variety of genreshere are three wildly different bands with recent releases.
- Deerhunter The band’s new album Halcyon Digest (their fourth full-length and their first exclusively on the 4AD label) shows the experimental group at new heights. The title refers to a fascination with memory and sees the post-punkers integrating nostalgic musical touches to eras past. Read the rest of this entry »