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January 2013

Showing 1–10 of 22 posts from this month.

  1. LAFIRE

    So Fragile #17: Long Live the New Fresh

    January 31, 2013  |  Mixtapes  |  Comments (0)

    Our new mixtape focuses on what’s happening in dark synth music in Cali, featuring homegrown bands and those who’ve moved to the region!


  2. android lust

    Android Lust, “Crater Vol. 1″

    January 30, 2013  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (0)

    The new crowd-funded album from Shikhee moves the focus away from her vocals towards her always lush and enveloping production.


  3. Soft Kill - Circle Of Trees

    Soft Kill, “Circle Of Trees”

    January 29, 2013  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (0)

    Portland outfit coalesces around a core post-punk sound on their second LP, but manage to explore a range of moods and sounds with solid vocals providing a guiding thread.


  4. In the future, men ill be prized for their proficiency at optimizing distortion in effects chains.

    Tracks: January 28th, 2013

    January 28, 2013  |  Tracks  |  Comments (2)

    Do you want some new music? Can we perhaps interest you in some Voster, Blush Response, In Death it Ends, Spetsnaz, Die Krupps or Cryogenic Echelon?


  5. born-to-lie

    End to End: Mesh, “Born to Lie”

    January 25, 2013  |  End to End  |  Comments (1)

    We pick apart the tracks on the new single from the long-running British synth-pop project.


  6. displacer1

    An Interview with Michael Morton of Displacer

    January 24, 2013  |  Interviews  |  Comments (1)

    Toronto’s Michael Morton talks to us about how visuals factor into Displacer, collaborating with legends, and superheroes.


  7. Nexus Kenosis - Elsewhen

    Nexus Kenosis, “Elsewhen”

    January 23, 2013  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (1)

    Henrik Björkk returns in part to his EBM roots, though his new project bears the marks of a man who has explored more varied dark terrains since the days of Pouppée Fabrikk.


  8. babyland

    Babyland, “Live Execution”

    January 22, 2013  |  Album Reviews  |  Comments (0)

    A pay what you want live album from one of Our Thing’s great performance based acts serves to remind us how damn important they were and still are.


  9. Tracks: January 21st, 2013

    Tracks: January 21st, 2013

    January 21, 2013  |  Tracks  |  Comments (2)

    New tunes of all shapes and steezes from W.A.S.T.E., Marsheaux, BLVCK CEILING, Ghost & Writer, OMD, and a Snowy Red cover by Marburg.


  10. Snog - Beyond the Valley of the Proles

    The Pitch: Snog, “Beyond the Valley of the Proles”

    January 18, 2013  |  The Pitch  |  Comments (0)

    Alex tries to sell Bruce on one of Snog’s folkier outings.