The vaporwave template has generally orbited to a broad but simple premise. The actual content varies, but the proverbial “aesthetic” remains the same – nostalgic, kitschy, far-removed yet completely familiar. These eccentricities can take many forms, sometimes with a political undertone, and others purely waxing affection for bygone eras and experiencing them turned on their […]
Andy Stott – Faith in Strangers It’s been a great month for music and all things new and music newsy. Andy Stott is here to reciprocate his 2012 expertly-crafted Luxury Problems, just in time for the brisk weather to condemn you to the foggy bar countertops and the dark end of the dancefloor. From what […]
Welcome back to Where Did They Go, the series where we take a deep dive into the artists that you probably forgot you remembered and find out what happened to them after they fell off the shelves in the record stores. This time we’ll take a look at a band so controversial they had to […]
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Alice Glass knows how to effing party. In almost all of her photos, she’s seen with a cig disheveled between her fingers, her eye frequently dazed in the middle of her favorite eye shadow – if not hell-bent on putting out a fiery live show, sometimes to the point of literally crawling back on stage […]
Brought to you by a felt teddy bear playing the keyboard. Yukari Takasaki’s up to some shenanigans, involving taking shots of chocolate milk with baby bunnies and firing lasers at interstellar floral paper plates.
This week I’ll be going over my top ten most-played artists of the past month, according to last.fm., and ranting briefly about why they are where they are on my rank. Summer has officially disbanded as far as education is concerned, but seeing as the past month was august, there’s plenty of end-of-summer jams on […]