Drake’s Take: New Releases 09.27.11

The first of two Drake catch-up posts. Hey, Happy Birthday buddy! -ed. Drake‚Äôs Take: New Releases 09.27.11 Traditionally, my [Drake’s -ed.] birthday week has been pretty good for new releases, and this year is no different. There’s the latest from Wilco, Matthew Sweet, metal purveyors Mastodon, along with new ones from Dum Dum Girls, Dan…

Drake’s Take: New Releases 08.26.08

This week Drake laps up the latest releases from Cold War Kids BFF’s, The Delta Spirit, (an album that might also make my top ten list), and Peter Brewis’ The Week That Was. While in the same breath, he expresses some bitter disappointment with the latest from pop tunesmith Matthew Sweet (hey, let’s just say…