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Zone within zone. Like a cannonball into Jello. Thick splatter; slow-motion splash. Enormous entity. Something only a free-trade linger-market to follow. A reverse to exploit ordinary. Horrifying expectancy coming to life. Actually living a bad dream. Show More Summary
A lender might say, “The loan is the cake; the down payment, the icing.” What we’re looking at here is equal parts icing and cake. Layers and layers of brick red cake, each layer an inch, together six feet tall. The cliffs are cut by smooth cool icing. Show More Summary
SENSE MEMORY: In the 7th grade, a few of the boys at school got into stealing their dads’ cologne, and suddenly a bunch of weird greasy kids were now also weird greasy kids covered in Polo and Ck One. We probably thought this would make...Show More Summary
Not content to let FUTURE, the album he released just last week marinate at all, Future has announced that he will be dropping another new full-length album, HNDRXX, later this week. Releasing HNDRXX within a week of FUTURE does make you wonder why Future is choosing to release the two albums so close together. Show More Summary
There’s no more thinking about it. Ignore. INGORE!!! Raisins exist in a sugar think. Bask the rook upon a castle. Pedicure the tips so I’m not inclined to gnaw. A beam-up so effective I can’t stop moving. How does one even escape the tunnel of sound? Echo across all fractions of a brain to feel hollow until full. Show More Summary
The thing about “noise” is: in order for it to be “noisy,” you kinda have to keep making it. Joe DeNardo and Kevin Doria, the Olympia-based duo who unleashed eight albums’ worth of churning, sonic flotsam earlier in the 200’s, have emitted not so much as a sawtooth-wave bleep for the last six years. Show More Summary
Enter a particularly bewildering corner of the Mandosphere on “Humans Become Machines (????)”, the first single off the highly anticipated debut LP from fierce internet rapper Aristophanes. Aristophanes is from Taipei, but it’s hardShow More Summary
Maybe it’s the Colorado boy in me, but I gravitate towards music that sounds like an open space; like being outside in the sunshine on a cloudless day. There is a quality in the reverb and fuzz of the music on this cassette which captures...Show More Summary
Stark notes and curls of samples. TT in the shade. Gonna make a shake and think about some shit. This is gonna take a bit. Some greens. Some purples. A lot of love to be had when a hand folds. Nutrition. Even when a better thing comes along, the record stack says that the past has something to say. Show More Summary
As a budding member of the ultra-leftist media elite, Tiny Mix Tapes has access to EXCLUSIVE events, including educational seminars, performance art stagings, pizza parties, and various other HAPPENINGS.
Arca has just announced his third studio album and follow-up to Mutant, our #1 favorite release of 2015 (though, he also released Entrañas last year).
Find yourself avast. Matterless, but still within this universe. Dissolve that feels like cooking something all day. It's time. There's a process to this alchemy. Believe in the residual. Find graffiti as future. Knowledge whenning the stone. Show More Summary
The origin of the phrase "expect the unexpected" apparently dates back to the first Persian Empire. But despite its idiomatic permanence — and the fact that 2016, as a year, um, totally happened... — most of us still take comfort in expecting certain things, based off theoretical logic, objective history, and/or personal experience. Show More Summary
O n "Fwee," the semi-sardonic miniature of diminished frolic-in-the-flowers psychedelia that closes Happy Together, Mega Bog leader Erin Birgy reminds the listener of a certain kind of freedom: "You're free to bruise and you do." This...Show More Summary
Walls colored by Water in tanks Of clownfish that Inexplicably speak Lugubriously towards A nothingness & access an Intersensorial Aspect of Sound especially When cooked w/ Alfalfa & clover hay Or perhaps a Salad of raspberries, Lime meringue, & Bitter cherries Glazed in red wine Next to the:
Have I grown antennae? Have little stereocilia sprouted on my fingerpads, allowing me to hear through touch?
Arca has just announced his third studio album and follow-up to Mutant, our #1 favorite release of 2015 (though, he also released Entrañas last year). The new one’s self-titled and features more gorgeous singing from the Venezuela-born, London-based artist. Show More Summary
Mega Bog Happy Together [Nicey; 2017] Rating: 4/5 O n “Fwee,” the semi-sardonic miniature of diminished frolic-in-the-flowers psychedelia that closes Happy Together, Mega Bog leader Erin Birgy reminds the listener of a certain kind of...Show More Summary
Have I grown antennae? Have little stereocilia sprouted on my fingerpads, allowing me to hear through touch? Listening to Insônia Terrível, Mas Conveniente (Terrible Insomnia, More Convienient), it sure feels like my senses of audition and tactition have overlapped in strange ways. Show More Summary
The image on the inset of this glorious 7-inch lathe (I got a clear copy, there are only 4 remaining at the release’s bandcamp; MOVE!) reminds me of Wavves’ King of the Beach LP cover, but of course the comparisons between the two end there. Show More Summary