Our Intrepid Reportage
[A Little Background.] Ninetynine percent of you will know the hits. The stuff for which everyone on earth knew her. Hell, if it weren't for FM radio in the 70s, I wouldn't have had my introduction: 1967's classic, “Respect”. She was spelling a word, my...read more
You'll forgive me, dear reader, if I sound like I'm doing a night of reruns. But I am, mostly. Can you recall my fits of ecstatic joy from a few nights ago, when I first saw The Muckers? Well, if you can't, then I assume you're already clicking on another...read more
As with previous years of the Festival, Fridays are usually when things start to get jumpin'. Venues are packed to the gills, and often times concertgoers are forced to stand in line to see headliners, because the smaller clubs are packed an hour or two...read more
Once again, rain was pelting us just as the evening was getting started. Which no doubt put a bit of a damper on the artists of Sector Seventeen, who were nowhere to be found when I snapped the pic you see here. Still, the mural is looking like a real...read more
Stuff From Elsewhere
We’re really excited about the new David Bowie Loving the Alien (1983-1988) box set, which covers his ’80s chart-topping comeback period. To celebrate, Parlophone Records sent us a copy of the vinyl box set to give away to one lucky customer! To enter the drawing,...read more
Just got paid? Pick one of the three: piece of paradise, peace of paradigm, or pizza pepperoni. On the house, cuz we don’t care. When the last time you think we care? Like a nice little found sound manipulation. A wood-wind aura of beak breathes, bit by the bites on...read more
Bamba Pana Poaa [Nyege Nyege Tapes; 2018] Rating: 4/5 •/=•/ BRAND-NEW DANCE FROM AFRICA •/=•/ sun down, grids connect, skylines click on; video camera flash fire beams of light into the Black sky. speakers boot up, emcee pulls the clutch; drum beat releases...read more
This place really is a wasteland. The shin guards your uncle’s nosy fiancée (the third one) sent you for your birthday left you with a slab of dermatitis that started itching only after your kickboxing lesson package expired. Your noseless RA (the cute one) found your...read more
New Vinyl by the Belstrom Nordburger Ensemble!
3 new songs by the notorious BNE.
One Man Laser Light Show b/w Cute Cute Girls and I'm Just A fish