8:13 am; Tuesday in San Francisco’s East Bay. Despite the considerably cooler breeze of the morning, I still find myself melting alongside a cup of iced coffee. The culprit: Whitney’s gem of an album, Light Upon the Lake. While their time together has been relatively brief, talking about the band is like describing a longtime crush -- easy on the eyes, a voice that can make you blush, and an inherent ability to romanticize the most cumbersome of exchanges...Read More
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As a former member of folk band Backyard Betties and chamber-folk ensemble Soft Cat, Providence’s Sianna Plavin lends her talents to many avenues; the art of music being one of them. Plavin's former years saw her as a farmer where she turned her spare time into a creative outlet for recording music. Her debut solo album, Go On Now is a product of that...Read More
Welcome to the first installment of 'Not So New News'. This is a corner for the unjustly unknown, the inexplicably uninspected, and the raddest of rad that managed to sneak by your idle whiskers...Read More
This video hit me over the weekend. I mean it practically gave me a black eye.
Despite my unnatural love for gingers, and that I am a self-confessed south Londoner myself, I'd never heard of King Krule before, and his previous moniker Zoo Kid was only slightly tugging at some vague bells...Read More
Melbourne based dream pop 5-piece Snakadaktal have released 'Ghost' off their upcoming debut album 'Sleep in The Water'. Although not the official single (which will be ‘Hung On Tight’ out June 24), this dreamy tune gives us a taste of what their upcoming album will be like, and to be honest it's pretty delicious...Read More