“While My Father Sleeps” is a cathartic celebration of resilience and the will to a continued existence after trauma.

Image: While My Father Sleeps | Oh, Rose (bandcamp.com)

Throughout “Karma For Cheap,” Aaron Lee Tasjan bridges the gap between light and darkness in discovery of the blissful space where both elements coexist.

Image: Karma For Cheap | Aaron Lee Tasjan (bandcamp.com)

On the band’s 2019 “The Center Won’t Hold,” Sleater-Kinney shows no intention of looking back, but they refuse to leave the past without first honoring what’s been left behind.

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