Articles By: Iggy Pot

Music News: Shabazz Palaces Announce Upcoming LP ‘Quazarz: Born On A Gangster Star’/Tour Dates

Music News: Shabazz Palaces Announce Upcoming LP ‘Quazarz: Born On A Gangster Star’/Tour Dates

Shabazz Palaces announce they will release their upcoming LP Quazarz: Born On A Gangster Star on July 14th via Sub Pop. In addition, the duo will launch a US tour this coming August. You can find a full list of the upcoming dates after the video embed and album art/tracklisting below. Shabazz Palaces report that Quazarz: Born On A Gangster […]

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Watch Ty Segall's "Break A Guitar" Video.

Watch Ty Segall’s “Break A Guitar” Video

Ty Segall‘s “Break A Guitar” video came out today and Fred Armisen, Henry Rollins, and Jack Black all make cameos. Longtime Segall video collaborator Matt Yoka returns to do the directorial honors here. He’s also responsible for Ty’s “Emotional Mugger” and “Manipulator” videos, to name a few, and on this latest effort he breaks out all the stops. A sweaty […]

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Music News: Yr Parents/Difficult Children Split Release and Tour

Music News: Yr Parents/Difficult Children Split Release and Tour

Yr Parents have joined forces with fellow Seattle punks Difficult Children and the result is a noisy split release called Your Own Good currently available digitally thru Bandcamp. Like most happy families, this union is loud, quarrelsome, and slightly dysfunctional, but we wouldn’t have it any other way. Both sides of the equation here are given four tracks to do […]

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Interview: The Kraken Quartet Discusses Their New LP 'Separate / Migrate'.

Listen to The Kraken Quartet’s Track “The Gates”

The Kraken Quartet‘s track “The Gates” is our newest listen in on the band’s upcoming LP Separate | Migrate due out April 28th. The percussion-based group pulls out all the stops on this tour-de-force utilizing syncopated rhythms, changes of tempo, and intense interchanges between vibraphone and electronics. Earlier this month, the percussion-based group took time to chat with us in […]

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Listen to Coincidence Bizarre’s Track “Invisible Man”

Listen to Coincidence Bizarre’s Track “Invisible Man”

If you’re ready for a mystery wrapped inside a bizarre coincidence, we have some enigmatic new music for you. Little is known about this shadowy West Coast collective called Coincidence Bizarre except that they will release their 2-track debut Invisible Man/Shapeshifter on May 12th. We are told that the group features some veteran producers and performers and that they have […]

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Label News: Den Tapes and Bomb Pop Records Team Up To Release Ramona/Hard Sulks Split EP

Label News: Den Tapes and Bomb Pop Records Team Up To Release Ramona/Hard Sulks Split EP

The Seattle labels Den Tapes and Bomb Pop Records are teaming up to release a new Ramona/Hard Sulks split EP tomorrow, and there’s plenty of pop-punk to love here. Ramona is a Seattle-based trio that got their start in Boston, where the band’s guitarist/vocalist Diego and bassist/vocalist Abby went to college. They report that the songs on the EP first […]

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Listen to Crooked Bangs' Track "No Future".

Listen to Crooked Bangs’ Track “No Future”

Crooked Bangs play an incendiary brand of brooding punk on their track “No Future” off the band’s LP II out today on Nervous Intent Records. The trio is comprised of singer/bassist Leda Ginestra, guitarist Samantha Wendel, and drummer Phillip Gonzales. The new effort is a follow-up to their self-titled 2012 LP out on Western Medical Records. According to the band, […]

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