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It’s one thing to cover her songs on Youtube, it’s another to get the O.K. from Taylor herself. My first impressions of Ryan Adams ‘1989.’
Katterwaul have released their new album 15 Forever on BandCamp and here’s the point in this sentence where you stop reading and go download it. I know I’m demanding, but it’s admittedly because I missed Katterwaul’s show in Seattle and I… Continue Reading
Reason number 482 why I love Soundcloud. DIIV’s echoing guitar laden “Dopamine” is a sign of great things to come.
Sure I saw a couple of shows out there, but nothing beats the majesty of a big-ass, gorgeous river to back your band.
Written while streaming Jenny Hval’s new album.
My boots are still dusty and my face only shows relative signs of being tanned, but my ears are alive and buzzing from the overdose of music I heard this weekend. Let me begin by saying the best problem to… Continue Reading
Lower Dens‘ neon-lit glamour makes for an excellent homage to the ’80s. Escape from Evil dances through pleasurable pop synthesizers that balance fragile emotions with a powerful sense of self. Lower Dens’ lead songwriter Jana Hunter marks each track with the… Continue Reading
If yesterday’s opening of the skies to thunder, lightning and HAIL didn’t hip you to the presence of April showers looming upon us, this mix will welcome a new month just as well, just not as scary. It’s halfway through… Continue Reading
What did you do with these last couple months? A surfing class, take a long trip on the west coast? Maybe you worked all the live-long day and made a lot of money and immediately spent it on fun things… Continue Reading