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Music News: Morton Subotnick Documentary Announced By Waveshaper Media.

Music News: Morton Subotnick Documentary Announced By Waveshaper Media

Composer and musician Morton Subotnick will be the subject of an upcoming Waveshaper Media bio-documentary called SUBOTNICK: Portrait of an Electronic Music Pioneer. The 84-year old artist is often referred to as the “father of techno,” and he worked with famed engineer Don Buchla to design one of the world’s first electronic synthesizers, the Electric Music Box, in the 1960’s. […]

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Listen to Retrospecter’s Track “Camp 6”

Listen to Retrospecter’s Track “Camp 6”

Retrospecter is a Seattle/Tacoma-based indie rock trio, and they will release their Crooked Moon LP on May 29th via Den Tapes. The band features Jordan Hudak on guitar/vocals, Arthur Perkins-Cline on bass/vocals, Riley Britt on drums, and their forthcoming effort is a follow-up to last years release Creeper–also out on Den Tapes. Today we listen to “Camp 6“, the first […]

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Watch Boss Hog's "Ground Control" Video.

Watch Boss Hog’s “Ground Control” Video

Boss Hog‘s “Ground Control” video is off the band’s first LP effort in seventeen years, Brood X, out now via In the Red Records. Directed by Andrew Hooper, the visuals feature Boss Hog’s Cristina Martinez and bandmates, including husband Jon Spencer, in a Cold War caper that probably says more about our current events than those of the past. Filmed […]

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Listen: Best Available Technology "Session 4190"

Listen: Best Available Technology “Session 4190”

Best Available Technology is the Portland-based producer Kevin Palmer and his upcoming LP Exposure Therapy, due out June 2nd via Styles Upon Styles, celebrates NYC’s boom bap era of hip-hop. Known for its’ gritty, homemade style, boom bap described the visceral, hard-hitting sound of bass and snare popularized by DJ Premier, Pete Rock, and KRS-One in the 90’s, as well […]

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Watch 11xxx27’s “Pink Cloud” Video

Watch 11xxx27’s “Pink Cloud” Video

11xxx27 is the Italian electronic musician Erminio Granata (Code27), and he launched the project just over a year ago with his industrially textured Son of contaminated land EP. The artist returns on May 21st with Essence, an inaugural, limited edition tape release for Italy’s Infidel Bodies label. The upcoming effort continues 11xxx27’s exploration of solace and melancholy, but Essence is […]

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Watch EL.i.BE's "Come On (ft. Graydon Francis & Bryan Doe) Video.

Watch EL.i.BE’s “Come On (ft. Graydon Francis & Bryan Doe)” Video

EL.i.BE is a Liberian/American MC and producer, and his Liberation LP, due out May 19th, chronicles the musician’s journey as a first generation immigrant. A veteran of the music scene, he hails from the Twin Cities and founded the hip-hop group D-Mine while still in high school back in 2004. After that group broke up, EL.i.BE launched a solo career […]

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Listen to A Shape’s Track “Furtive Spirals”

Listen to A Shape’s Track “Furtive Spirals”

The French four-piece A Shape released their debut Inlands this week via Jelodanti/Atypeek Music. A Shape features guitarist Eric Pasquiet, vocalist Sasha Andrès, bassist Mathieu Le Gouge, as well as drummer Anthony Serina, and their new album was recorded in 2016 by audio engineer Johanne Buff and mixed by Sonic Youth’s Lee Ranaldo. Playing a brooding style of post-punk that […]

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