Post Tagged with: "post-punk"

Watch Algiers' "Cleveland" Video

Watch Algiers’ “Cleveland” Video

Algiers‘ sophomore LP The Underside of Power is out now on Matador Records and it will have our vote as one of the best albums of 2017. “Cleveland” is a gospel meets techno protest of police violence focusing on that cities’ tragic murder of 12-year-old resident Tamir Rice. As the band’s frontman Franklin James Fisher explained in June when the […]

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Listen to Gold Dime’s Track “All We Have to be Thankful For”

Listen to Gold Dime’s Track “All We Have to be Thankful For”

Drummer/vocalist Andrya Ambro‘s project Gold Dime is readying their Nerves LP for release on June 2nd via Fire Talk Records. She is joined in the band by Ian Douglas-Moore on bass, as well as Jessica Ackerley on guitar, and the group’s upcoming record was recorded by Justin Frye (PC Worship) and mixed by Ambro’s former Talk Normal bandmate, Sarah Register. […]

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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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Listen to Gold Dime’s Track “Easy”

Listen to Gold Dime’s Track “Easy”

Andrya Ambro, formerly of the post-punk duo Talk Normal, returns with a new project called Gold Dime, and the trio will release their debut LP Nerves on June 2nd via Fire Talk Records. The drummer/vocalist is joined by the musicians Jessica Ackerley and Ian Douglas-Moore, and the group has reportedly been playing out since 2014. Our first listen in on […]

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Listen to Taiwan Housing Project's "Authentic Alien Perfume" Track. (Photo By: Donald Bruno)

Listen to Taiwan Housing Project’s Track “Authentic Alien Perfume”

Taiwan Housing Project‘s track “Authentic Alien Perfume” harkens back to the days when Punk Rock was still expected to leave a sonic bruise on our collective psyche. These days Indie’s more sanitized version of the genre might get the pose and style right, but it’s often sorely lacking the guts to leave a truly lasting impression. That is not the […]

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Watch Algiers "The Underside of Power" Video.

Watch Algiers’ “The Underside of Power” Video

Algiers’ self-titled 2015 LP was a breath of fresh and bracing air. Cross-pollinating politically motivated post-punk with the social concerns of soul and gospel, the trio’s debut was a powerful expression of protest in the face of racial injustice. Since that time the band, which consists of original members singer/guitarist Franklin Fisher, bassist/synthesist Ryan Mahan, and guitarist Lee Tesche, has […]

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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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