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The Drainage | December 22, 2014

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New Build Set to Take Over Neumos

December 6, 2014 |

This Sunday, December 7th, Neumos is scheduled to glow with the pensive pop of New Build. The current endeavor of Felix Martin (Hot Chip), Al Doyle (Hop Chip, LCD Soundsystem), and composer Tom Hopkins, the band constructs songs with … Read More

Da Vinchee X – Paranoia Of Success

December 4, 2014 |

As the days get colder, darker, and wetter, the house party is about to begin in earnest. Paranoia Of Success, the first album from New York MC Da Vinchee X, will light the party up, with his interesting and innovative … Read More

Punk Rock Bowling 2015 Lineup

December 3, 2014 |

The 17th annual Punk Rock Bowling and Music Festival is taking place May 23rd through the 25th in good ol’ downtown Vegas. The main headliners for 2015 are Rancid, Refused, and the Dropkick Murphy’s. Also announced were Seattle’s Murder City … Read More

Remember November With An Epic Spotify Playlist!

December 1, 2014 |

2014 is drawing to a close. November is the month when we start to wind things down, taking stock of the last 11 months, drawing up best-of lists as the faded romance of autumn gives way to the bitter chill … Read More

HUMP! Recap and Interview with Amory Jane

November 26, 2014 |

The HUMP! Annual amateur porn film festival founded in 2005 and hosted by good looking advice columnist Dan Savage, arrived in Portland, Oregon last week-end for its final stop in its North West tour. HUMP! Lets you, the viewer vote … Read More

Stream Mogwai’s Music Industry 3 Fitness Industry 1 via Pitchfork Advance!

November 24, 2014 |

2014 has been a big year for the genre formerly known as post-rock, with ambitious releases by bands like Japanese behemoths Mono, the return of Thee Silver Mt. Zion (in dancefloor mode), and the delicate fury of Jakob‘s Sines.

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Julian Rhine Offers “An Excuse to Riot”

November 24, 2014 |

Outspoken. Idiosyncratic. Anti-authoritarian. There seems no better time than now for artists to embrace these descriptions of themselves, and hip hop musician Julian Rhine fits the bill.

Born and raised in Brooklyn, Rhine is spreading his contempt for the … Read More

Chuckie Campbell Releases Single “All I Meant”

November 24, 2014 |

Riding a well-deserved high, rapper Chuckie Campbell has recently released “All I Meant”, the second single off his latest full-length album, More Die of Heartbreak. Out on Deep Thinka Records, the record features an impressive lineup of Wu Tang members … Read More

Stream The Black Atlas’ The Other EP

November 20, 2014 |

The Other from The Black Atlas is a real spookshow of an EP – a ghost train ride through empty halls and down dark rivers, as carrion crows gather and murmur.

The Black Atlas is the solo project of … Read More

New Music: Various Artists – Congratulations, You’ve Won (Snowfall Tapes)

November 18, 2014 |

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead

Lack of a cohesive narrative is one of the most confounding things of being … Read More

New Music: MAIA – 29 (Sacred Phrases)

November 14, 2014 |

With 29, Nite Jewel‘s Ramona Gonzalez leaves behind the world of romantic, melodramatic ’80s electropop, to explore the cosmos.

In a culture that seems to be moving in every direction all at once, it can be difficult to know … Read More

Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Rubber Collection

November 13, 2014 |

Just in time for the rainy Northwest weather, Converse has released the iconic Chuck Taylor All Star’s made out of rubber. Winter shoes indeed, a thin layer of rubber with the inside being french terry cloth, which will feel very … Read More