Monthly Archives: September 2012

Album To Check Out: Efterklang – Pirameda

Danish band Efterklang have always been ambitious. From the onset of creation, the band has always believe in the idea of big. With four core members and an additional three or four touring members, it is not unusual to see … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: Dum Dum Girls – End of Daze EP

Ever since Dee Dee (real name Kristen Gundred) founded the all-girl noise rock band, Dum Dum Girls, you can tell that she’s very serious about her craft. From giving everyone in the band singular names (other members include Jules, Sandy, … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: Melody’s Echo Chamber – Melody’s Echo Chamber

Melody’s Echo Chamber is the solo project of Parisian musician Melody Prochet, formerly of My Bee’s Garden. As the story goes, Prochet’s band was supporting Australian psych rock outfit, Tame Impala. Intrigued by the band’s sound, Prochet approached Tame Impala‘s … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: Menomena – Moms

With the departure of Brent Knopf, who left to concentrate on his Ramona Falls solo music project, the talented Portland trio known as Menomena officially become a duo in 2011. Knopf was an essential compoenent of the band’s DIY experimental … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: How To Dress Well – Total Loss

How To Dress Well, the bedroom project of Berlin-via-Brooklyn producer Tom Krell, revels in the minute details of the romantic. His breakthrough debut record Love Remains, released back in 2010 was one of the forebearers of indie music’s foray into … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: Seapony – Falling

Seapony, the Seattle-based three piece band composed of primary songwriters and real-life couple Jen Weidl and Danny Rowland and bassist Ian Brewer, first burst onto the scene last summer with a four-track demo on bandcamp. They quickly gained a following … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: Grizzly Bear – Shields

Grizzly Bear, the talented quartet from Brooklyn have called Shields, their fourth studio album, their difficult album. After breakout sophomore album Yellow House pushed the band onto critic’s radars and chart-bursting third album Veckatimest  firmly established the band into the … Continue reading

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