I think I know how that young woman feels in Plaid‘s new video for “Do Matter“. Haven’t told too many people this for fear of being looked at all cross-eyed, but one night, walking home from dinner in Seattle, my buddy and I looked up in the sky over the city to see a series of strange flying objects. I […]Read more ›
Seattle electronic duo NAVVI is getting set to release their LP debut Omni via Hush Hush Records on May 27th. Today, we take a listen to the pair’s newest offering from the upcoming effort–the sultry, slow-burner “What Reason Do We Need?“. Producer Brad Boettger and vocalist Kristin Henry make ultra sophisticated synth and drum machine driven pop, and on this […]
SF punks Male Gaze return on June 17th with a new LP, King Leer, due out via Castle Face Records. Featuring “ex” members of Bay-area bands like Blasted Canyons, Mayyors, The Mall, and Tiaras, Male Gaze is comprised of singer/guitarist Matt Jones, bassist Mark Kaiser, drummer Adam Cimino, as well as guitarist Adam Finken. “Bad Omens” is the second single […]
Jae Matthews and Augustus Muller make darkly shaded electro-pop under the moniker Boy Harsher, and the duo will release their debut LP Yr Body Is Nothing on June 20th via Atlanta’s DKA Records. The pair met at film school in Savannah, GA and began making music as Teen Dreamz, combining Matthews storytelling with Muller’s ambient soundscapes. As the project developed […]
The best way to appreciate SUNN O)))‘s massive sonic power has always been live! It should be no wonder, then, that the band’s first ever visit to Russia last year, commemorated by their upcoming triple live album NOLIFE: Alive in Moscow 11 August 2015, is already speculated to be the best doom metal record of 2016. The band’s groundbreaking visit […]
Seattle’s Medical Records recently launched a new techno sub-label called Transfusions, issuing 12″ singles/EP’s in old-school “uniform disco sleeves” while focusing on more stripped down and minimal examples of the genre. The series kicked off this past March with Alexander Robotnick and Ludus Pinsky, and now we take a listen to a preview of the upcoming offering from Vancouver, BC […]
Tobacco is the Pennsylvania-based experimental musician behind Black Moth Super Rainbow. Known for being a bit of a rural recluse, Thomas Fec had, in recent years, all but given up music–even after numerous LP and EP releases thru the 2000’s with BMSR and it’s related side projects. Upon accepting his retirement, though, the urge to make music returned in full […]
Today, we catch up with the hard-hitting Cincinnati duo Mr. Phylzzz. The band features former Killtones’ members Clinton Vearil on guitar/vocals, as well as Ray Redmon on drums, and this pair definitely knows how to serve up a freaky brand of loud and raw rock! The guys have a killer, self-released EP called Sound Like Everybody Else that just came […]
This month Red Bull Music Academy has launched Shattered Streams, an experimental digital series/site that deconstructs modern listening habits. RBMA has this to say about the project: “Inspired equally by the fleeting ecstasy of William Basinskis’ The Disintegration Loops and the modern emphasis on streaming-centric platforms conforming to listeners usage and fidelity needs, Shattered Streams presents degradation of both audio […]
As Prostitutes, James Donadio makes wickedly minimal techno. The Cleveland-based musician is currently readying his Straightened Out EP for release on May 9th, and it will be the artist’s first on the Atlanta label CGI Records. Today we take a listen to the effort’s hard driving second cut, “Ridicule The Rule“. Donadio first came to our attention with 2013’s Crushed […]
Nervous Curtains follow-up the success of their 2015 Medical Records LP Con with a brand new EP Low Defender, due out May 4th on Dreamy Life Records. Today we take a listen to the upcoming effort’s title track, which the band’s frontman Sean Kirkpatrick reveals was actually recorded during the Con sessions. He goes on to explain, “We were all […]
I think I know how that young woman feels in Plaid‘s new video for “Do Matter“. Haven’t told too many people this for fear of being looked at all...
Seattle electronic duo NAVVI is getting set to release their LP debut Omni via Hush Hush Records on May 27th. Today, we take a listen to the pair’s newest offering...
Get out and support local Seattle punks Deer Venom this Thursday night at The Highline! Guitarist Mario Barbetta returns to the scene with a brand new band and this will...
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The best way to appreciate SUNN O)))‘s massive sonic power has always been live! It should be no wonder,...May 16, 2016 at 8:48 am
- Music News: Red Bull Music Academy Launches ‘Shattered Streams’, An Experimental Digital Series
This month Red Bull Music Academy has launched Shattered Streams, an experimental digital series/site that deconstructs...May 2, 2016 at 9:55 am
Useless Eaters played a tight and noisy set this past Sunday night at The Earl in Atlanta, and Live Eye Tv photographer Matthew Grindstaff was there to catch all the action....
- Photos: Wild Nothing Live @ The Crocodile In Seattle
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- Photos: Jessy Lanza Live @ The Neptune Theater In Seattle
Jessy Lanza is currently touring with the Junior Boys, and last night the Hamilton, ON-based singer/producer opened...March 12, 2016 at 3:54 pm
- Photos: Junior Boys Live @ The Neptune Theater In Seattle
Junior Boys kicked off the west coast leg of their US tour last night at The Neptune Theater in Seattle, WA. The...March 12, 2016 at 3:53 pm
Watch Lorelle Meets the Obsolete perform “What’s Holding You” at the Chop Suey in Seattle, WA. LIVE EYE TV caught up with the band on May 28th as they toured...
- Watch: Constant Lovers “Snickerdoodle” Live @ Chop Suey
Watch Constant Lovers perform their track “Snickerdoodle” live at Chop Suey in Seattle. Filmed by the...May 21, 2014 at 9:17 am
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Today, we catch up with the hard-hitting Cincinnati duo Mr. Phylzzz. The band features former Killtones’ members Clinton Vearil on guitar/vocals, as well as Ray Redmon...
- Interview: Veronique Allaer Discusses Her Pop-Punk Trio Leggy
After an “accidental tumble off of a fire escape” led to a broken hip, guitarist and vocalist Veronique...January 26, 2016 at 4:41 pm
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The Ohio-based singer/songwriter Tim Korenich has just released his new LP, What A Weird Thing. Earlier this year...November 4, 2015 at 10:45 am
- Interview: Chicago duo Protovulcan Discuss Their New LP ‘Stakes Is Low’
Today, we sit down with Chicago musicians Will MacLean and Deric Criss of Protovulcan to discuss their new LP,...October 21, 2015 at 1:06 pm
Your guess is as good as mine as to what’s happening in Logan Takahashi‘s new video for “Rekr“. Directed by Theo Anthony, and featuring VFX from one of our favorite animators, Milton Melvin Croissant III, this video’s complex imagery set’s the thread of a storyline inside abstracted and surreal footage. Using captioned snippets of conversation, and a nebulous ring of […]Read more ›
All the babies love “Candy Sam” ’cause dudes a good man! But, when the candies gone, baby is sad. Ty Segall‘s infectious sugar-pop packs a crunch, and he sets the track to some delirious visuals featuring all kinds of creepy baby faces. Drooling and ogling, these sticky little angels love their “Candy Sam”, and so will you. If you’re lookin’ […]Read more ›
Get out and support local Seattle punks Deer Venom this Thursday night at The Highline! Guitarist Mario Barbetta returns to the scene with a brand new band and this will be their first live show. Mario is a Live Eye Tv alumni, and some might remember the days he kicked around town with his kick-ass group, The Young Mothers of […]Read more ›
Today, Raime share “Glassed“, the second cut off their forthcoming 2xLP Tooth, due out June 10th on Blackest Ever Black. The London duo continues to craft exquisite, dark-tinged tension using a fierce brand of sonic minimalism as their guide. Combining elements of dub, jungle, and post-rock, like many of the artists on BEB, Raime’s music inhabits its own space between […]Read more ›
Shabazz Palaces have a mind-blowing new video for their track “Dawn in Luxor“, off the duo’s highly lauded 2014 LP Lese Majesty (Sub Pop). Directed by Stephan Gray, and featuring imagery obtained thru the Earth Science and Remote Sensing Unit, NASA Johnson Space Center, as well as from the Hubble & Cassini missions, the video montages achingly beautiful footage of […]Read more ›
Useless Eaters played a tight and noisy set this past Sunday night at The Earl in Atlanta, and Live Eye Tv photographer Matthew Grindstaff was there to catch all the action. Singer/guitarist Seth Sutton led his band through a frenetic set of angst-driven punk on that night, as he and the group wrapped up one of their last shows in […]Read more ›