Tortoise & Tenon: Tortoise & RJD2 @ Soul’d Out Music Festival; 4.20.2017; McMenamin’s Crystal Ballroom, Portland, Or.
Chicago’s Tortoise elevated an at-capacity crowd with their minimalist post-everything rock ‘n roll for the second night of the Soul’d Out Music Festival. The mortise and tenon joint has been … Continue reading
Grails’/Om/Lilacs & Wine‘s Emil Amos returns with a ghostly post-apocalyptic folksy dub classic rock AM gold record on Fall Of Man, his second for indie/psych/post-rock juggernauts Thrill Jockey! Everybody needs … Continue reading
Duluth, MN’s Low return with possibly the most consistent album of their Sub Pop era, while still innovating and pushing forward. Apart from My Bloody Valentine, perhaps no band has … Continue reading
Been meaning to post about this since it came out, back in March. Since Planet Mu has just released their second collection of Nick Edward chunes this year, Four Track … Continue reading
Adventures In Clown Town, by Portland’s noisy techno technician Ras Mix, is what it might sound like if Ralph Bakshi were to direct a movie about a young b-girl, escaping … Continue reading
it can be hard to keep track of electronic music. For the longest time, dance music was plunging forward with reckless futurism, discarding genres like cicada husks. A few years … Continue reading
Label: Opal Tapes Release Date: 10.12 RIYL: Ekoplekz, Actress, Pole, Atom TM, echoes, delays, Berlin, hardware, software, Tapes, good things. Here’s a true gem from the recent live electronic undergound. … Continue reading