Category Archives: music

TURN IT UP: CORSICA ARTS CLUB

Charming, talented, and lofting beats between the 10 and the 405, Corsica Arts Club is likely to find its way to your SoCal soiree.

TURN IT UP: CORSICA ARTS CLUB

Charming, talented, and lofting beats between the 10 and the 405, Corsica Arts Club is likely to find its way to your SoCal soiree.

Cue Up: Teragram Ballroom

Unless it’s part of your commute, most of 7th street west of the 10 doesn’t lend itself to more than apartment buildings and corner stores. Until this weekend, on May 31st.

Cue Up: Teragram Ballroom

Unless it’s part of your commute, most of 7th street west of the 10 doesn’t lend itself to more than apartment buildings and corner stores. Until this weekend, on May 31st.

Sound Alert: Kaneholler

A siren with pipes for days, Chelsea Tyler, and a master sound engineer, Jon Foster, along with the couple’s sexy chemistry and good looks bring the best in

Sound Alert: Kaneholler

A siren with pipes for days, Chelsea Tyler, and a master sound engineer, Jon Foster, along with the couple’s sexy chemistry and good looks bring the best in

Life On Planets!

This track nails the perfect sway between dark and stormy + light and high. In all the right directions, Life On Planets propel their Baltimore roots to great heights with

Life On Planets!

This track nails the perfect sway between dark and stormy + light and high. In all the right directions, Life On Planets propel their Baltimore roots to great heights with

Donnie Darko: Mad World, Upshot Remix

You may know this Manchester duo from Bipolar Sunshine or Jazz Purple…Kid British anyone? Or you caught them at SXSW last year? Dig into Adio Marchant and Ola Mudape Ojo. The freshly crafted 6-track mixtape houses

Donnie Darko: Mad World, Upshot Remix

You may know this Manchester duo from Bipolar Sunshine or Jazz Purple…Kid British anyone? Or you caught them at SXSW last year? Dig into Adio Marchant and Ola Mudape Ojo. The freshly crafted 6-track mixtape houses

Swede Pop: Interview with Tove Styrke

Leave it to a 22-yr-old Swedish POP icon to make an abandoned Russian coal-mining town the hottest place in the arctic region. Tove Styrke makes her US debut

Swede Pop: Interview with Tove Styrke

Leave it to a 22-yr-old Swedish POP icon to make an abandoned Russian coal-mining town the hottest place in the arctic region. Tove Styrke makes her US debut

Lip Sync Meets Electronica & Animated Vintage Album Covers

A little dub and scratch, and some lipstick on ABBA, Lionel Richie, and Bowie (to name a few), highlights this synchronized lip sync standoff

Lip Sync Meets Electronica & Animated Vintage Album Covers

A little dub and scratch, and some lipstick on ABBA, Lionel Richie, and Bowie (to name a few), highlights this synchronized lip sync standoff

Sarah Jaffe Rocks Her Range

There are musicians known for their lyrics, vocal arrangements and those for that gift of solidarity at the intersection of the art of melody and the science of technology

Sarah Jaffe Rocks Her Range

There are musicians known for their lyrics, vocal arrangements and those for that gift of solidarity at the intersection of the art of melody and the science of technology

London’s Urban Folk Prodigy: Cosmo Sheldrake

Meet Cosmo Sheldrake: 22 yr-old master looper, vocalist, multi-instrumentalist and producer. A combo of Chinese Man, Waldeck, Bonobo, + Dirty Projectors,

London’s Urban Folk Prodigy: Cosmo Sheldrake

Meet Cosmo Sheldrake: 22 yr-old master looper, vocalist, multi-instrumentalist and producer. A combo of Chinese Man, Waldeck, Bonobo, + Dirty Projectors,

Return of the Aussie Empire

Legend or short lived, a musical comeback is perhaps a bigger deal than the breakthrough. From the Stones to Postal Service, every inch of getting back into the sound

Return of the Aussie Empire

Legend or short lived, a musical comeback is perhaps a bigger deal than the breakthrough. From the Stones to Postal Service, every inch of getting back into the sound

The Non-Descript Reappearance of Wise Blood.

The non-descript return of Wise Blood. After a short pause in hype, Christopher Laufman resurfaces his native beats,

The Non-Descript Reappearance of Wise Blood.

The non-descript return of Wise Blood. After a short pause in hype, Christopher Laufman resurfaces his native beats,

Diamond in the Rough: Russia’s Il’ya Beshevli

In the non-descript Russian territory of Krasnoyarsk, one ivory’s best tuned players emerges. He’s 21, with the flavor of Ludovico and

Diamond in the Rough: Russia’s Il’ya Beshevli

In the non-descript Russian territory of Krasnoyarsk, one ivory’s best tuned players emerges. He’s 21, with the flavor of Ludovico and

The Urban Symphonies of Emily Wells

In her most trademarked of orchestral/electronic ways, the hip-hop inspired violinist, vocalist, and synth master shells out some top tier arrangements

The Urban Symphonies of Emily Wells

In her most trademarked of orchestral/electronic ways, the hip-hop inspired violinist, vocalist, and synth master shells out some top tier arrangements

The Pastoral Rock of Air Review

Air Review is about to drop what may be the 69 Love Songs of the new decade – only 9 – with Low Wishes (Velvet Blue / Spune). The Dallas-based quintet

The Pastoral Rock of Air Review

Air Review is about to drop what may be the 69 Love Songs of the new decade – only 9 – with Low Wishes (Velvet Blue / Spune). The Dallas-based quintet

Interview w/ Berlin-based Digits

His music turns to liquid and his vocals ripple as Berlin/Toronto-based Alt Altman takes his moniker, Digits, and layers synthpop

Interview w/ Berlin-based Digits

His music turns to liquid and his vocals ripple as Berlin/Toronto-based Alt Altman takes his moniker, Digits, and layers synthpop

Mirage Beats of Alek Fin

Winter in a song. Alek Fin captures the panache of coldness with his new release, Waiting Like A Wolf. And all of the song’s ghostly layers reveal a huntsman that which listeners can’t escape.

Mirage Beats of Alek Fin

Winter in a song. Alek Fin captures the panache of coldness with his new release, Waiting Like A Wolf. And all of the song’s ghostly layers reveal a huntsman that which listeners can’t escape.

Janka Nabay + The Bubu Gang

They are the history lesson untaught, the newsflash unpublished, and ancient traditions unearthed on the cusp of contemporary

Janka Nabay + The Bubu Gang

They are the history lesson untaught, the newsflash unpublished, and ancient traditions unearthed on the cusp of contemporary

The Virtual Kingdom of Taali M

At the intersection of Photoshop, Africa and electro-pop, the creative forces of music artist Taali M and art director Pierre-Christophe

The Virtual Kingdom of Taali M

At the intersection of Photoshop, Africa and electro-pop, the creative forces of music artist Taali M and art director Pierre-Christophe

Words w/ Wladimir Gasper, An Electronic Maestro

Anticipate a musical hangover as Wladimir Gasper bestows upon listeners an overdose of electronics and classical staples between Philip Glass and Paul Van Dyk.

Words w/ Wladimir Gasper, An Electronic Maestro

Anticipate a musical hangover as Wladimir Gasper bestows upon listeners an overdose of electronics and classical staples between Philip Glass and Paul Van Dyk.

The Musical Intellect of Clock Opera

It is intimidating when sounds permeate their folds of technology and bleed into a musical intellect which parallels that of its creators

The Musical Intellect of Clock Opera

It is intimidating when sounds permeate their folds of technology and bleed into a musical intellect which parallels that of its creators

Wildlife Pop. A Word with Stepdad

In less than three and a half minutes, Stepdad wraps you in a cape and lofts you out a window with “Must Land Running”. The quintet will keep you soaring with their electropop

Wildlife Pop. A Word with Stepdad

In less than three and a half minutes, Stepdad wraps you in a cape and lofts you out a window with “Must Land Running”. The quintet will keep you soaring with their electropop

The Musical Prancing of Citizens!

Recorded in Scotland and produced by Franz Ferdinand + Alex Kapranos, the British mod-pop boys of Citizens! hold nothing back with their debut single “True Romance.”

The Musical Prancing of Citizens!

Recorded in Scotland and produced by Franz Ferdinand + Alex Kapranos, the British mod-pop boys of Citizens! hold nothing back with their debut single “True Romance.”