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Friday, December 2, 2022
Ultimately Fruitless and the vast post punk urgency of "Paces" from the "Horrors" Album
"it's something universal, it's something universal..." From the thick textured tactile bass line, to the ramping up gui...
meija and the artful high wire walk and wonder of "Matter Over Mind" (Live)
"I can only place blame on the things that I know..." Watching meija, the moniker of musical Houdini Jamie Sierota, along with a...
Thursday, December 1, 2022
John Lisi and the progressive, provocative musical swagger of "Daggers"
"I know it seems untrue to you, that these daggers in my eyes can't stab you..." There is something about the provocatively ...
Daisy The Great and the gorgeous, endearing, artful explosion of "Time Machine" (Official Video)
"Maybe we could build a time machine / And put it in my old car / Fill it up with dirty water / We could try a little harder..."...
Glassmanet and the spinning invisible rabbit holes of "Glassplanet" debut micro-album
"I remember almost drowning once but it could just be a memory..." As art forms seem to getting more compressed, the spinning in...
Wednesday, November 30, 2022
M(h)aol and the politico punk mirror of "Asking For It" (Official Video)
Photo by Naomi Williams The statistics are staggering. 1 in 4 women have been raped, 1 in 10 men have been raped. 29% of female students, ...
Råhypnos and the backstory and stirring performance of "What is Real" (LIVE at Fängelset)
"I've lost track of space and time peeling holes in the wall paper..." Not long ago, I featured Råhypnos, the duo of Nadja V...
Poolblood and the beautiful melancholia and reflections of "my little room"
"I've been waiting a quarter of a century and now I'm living in the memory..." I am a sucker for urgent acoustic guitar,...
The Color Study and the off center bloodletting of "Savior || Death"
"he took me down to the river, held my head under water..." Oddly or maybe not so oddly at all, I thought of Filmmaker Benh Zeit...
Chase Plato and the hammer and embrace of "SET YOU FREE" (Official Video)
"can we hold hands in the mosh pit..." Sometimes it is best not to spend a lot of time trying to describe art. Sometimes it is j...
GRITS. and the blues shaded southern soul slow dance of "I Know She's Right" (Official Video)
"I know she's right in the mirror of my mind...." A needle drop on a vinyl blues record found in a thrift store, a non descr...
Tuesday, November 29, 2022
Moondaddy and the never ending illusory "Lover's Eye"
"you were my kaleidoscope..." Sometimes the warble is everything. At least that is what I am feeling listening to the addicting,...
Ladytron and the post punk Gothic noir of "City of Angels" (Official Short Film)
photo credit Wendy Redfern Drawing from the iconic post punk can be a tricky thing but done right it feels like an amusement park ride, th...
Monday, November 28, 2022
Joe Baughman + The Righteous Few and the animated whimsy and the revivalist alt folk stomp of "Vacant Spaces" (Official Video)
"how vacant the spaces that graces the strangers while we were still young..." Sometimes you hear something so sweetly whimsica...
The Empty Page and the heavy alt punk hammer of 'Dry Ice'
"Fire escape vapour / Tommy Girl and sweat and hairspray /Stomach is pulsing /It’s a disco convulsion..." The cool urgent atmosp...
Saturday, November 26, 2022
The After Hours and the post punk punch and romance of "Broken Head"
"he's a backwards man, backwards man..." If you love your 90's graced post punk served with a side of surfy doo wop 80...
Thursday, November 24, 2022
Me For Queen and the elegant moving comfort of "Drip by Drip"
"keep a hold of what you need, does it drain or does it feed? Just do what you need to get you through..." There is a sort of po...
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