Album Review: VI: Flora – Botanist

flora [LISTEN] [Label: The Flenser] [Release Date: August 11, 2014] [Genre: Green Metal] Representing a different sort of black metal from their elitist Norwegian forerunners, San Francisco's group Botanist conveys a message that is inherently not destructive but productive or even regenerative, making it more akin to "post-black metal" one...

Album Review: You’re Dead – Flying Lotus

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[LISTEN]          [Label: Warp Records]           [Release Date: October 6, 2014]

[Genre: Electronic / Experimental Hip Hop / Jazz Fusion]

Resident Los Angeles producer and musical cosmonaut Flying Lotus has never been one to hedge...

Foxygen Interview


Interview with Foxygen on August 7, 2014 at Gundlach Bundschu Winery

Following the rampant success of their 2013 sophomore studio album We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic, L.A.-born Foxygen has become known for psych-rock throwback sounds and raucous live...

Mndsgn Interview

mndsgn In the Shi'a branch of Islam there's this idea of a hidden Imam, a religious leader who disappeared in the 10th century, and is waiting for the appropriate time to come out of hiding and bring peace and justice to the world. Listening to 

Vibragun Interview


Vibragun creates fuzzed out & reverb loaded pop songs, reminiscent of My Bloody Valentine, accompanied with stylistic nuances from 90s grunge and early 2000s alternative rock. In celebration of the release of their debut self-titled record, they're currently on tour scheduled to travel along...

The Dandy Warhols Interview w/ Zia McCabe

zia3 Zia McCabe is the only female member of Portland-based alternative rock band, The Dandy Warhols. This past April, I sat down with Zia before their show at Ace of Spades in Sacramento. The band was touring to promote the release of their latest album, Thirteen Tales from...

Co. Fee Interview

co.fee bermuda (album shirt) posing Co.fee, or Kofi Sefa-Boakye is an up-and-coming underground Hip Hop and Experimental artist and is part of various musical collectives with artists such as Teebs, Bahwee, Arti, amongst others. These artists have a devotion to their fixation of art and sound and collaborate...

Adore, 1996 Interview


Adore, 1966 is the latest project of Wellington-based musician Daniel Johann Lines. After only two songs survived a house fire from the artist's home, Daniel has been recreating...

Videogames + the 80s with Kurt Feldman

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80s romantic Kurt Feldman of Ice Choir talks to us about video games, the 80s, babes, and what he's been up to lately this summer.

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Hip Hop, Philosophy, and Thoughts w/ Milo of the Hellfyre Club

milo Wisconsin to LA transplant Rory Ferreira is better known as his stage name Milo, a member of the LA-based Hellfyre Club. This week we spoke with him and got an in-depth look at Milo’s writing process, musical preferences, and his artistic identity. What’s the hip hop scene like...
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