Monthly Archives: May 2014

Album To Check Out: Hundred Waters – The Moon Rang Like A Bell

The most widely circulated story it seems about Gainesville, Florida quartet Hundred Waters also seems to be the least inconsequential. For you see, Hundred Waters are signed to mega-EDM star Skrillex‘s OWLSA label and actually traveled with Skrillex and a … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: Sharon Van Etten – Are We There

Sharon Van Etten has a new record coming out called Are We There out this week. It’s an evocative title if you think of it as reflective of the journey that Sharon’s career have taken. Her music career started out … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: Royksopp & Robyn – Do It Again

It seemed that if you are a fan of a certain genre of playful electronic dance music, then the region of Scandinavia is the place to go. There you will find the Norwegian DJs Berge and Brundtland who form the … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: Owen Pallett – In Conflict

Owen Pallett is used to working within the ranks. A brilliant composer and violinist in his own right, the Ontario-born Pallett has long been the go-to guy to arrange the string sections and compositions for the songs of the bands … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: Hercules and Love Affair – The Feast of the Broken Heart

When Hercules and Love Affair first arrived amongst listeners’ ears with their self-titled debut back in 2008, it heralded the arrival of a new, different kind of disco-influenced house music. Spearheaded by New York DJ Andy Butler, Hercules and Love … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: Conor Oberst – Upside Down Mountain

Conor Oberst has meant a lot of things to a lot of different people over a lot of years. For a lot of fans, myself included, Conor Oberst will always be the mopey, emo-charged, folk singer behind Bright Eyes – … Continue reading

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Concert Gallery: Wye Oak w/ Braids @ The Old Rock House

Last night brought Baltimore duo Wye Oak for a chill night of concert. While I have been a fan of Jenn Wasner and Andy Stack’s brand of dark pulsating indie music for a while now, specially their magnificent 2011 album … Continue reading

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