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Archived Since:May 7, 2008

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Premiere: Hayden Pedigo - “Stray” feat. Danny Paul Grody

The latest LP from Seattle’s killer Debacle Records comes courtesy of Amarillo, TX guitarist Hayden Pedigo. Five Steps veers between two sides of Pedigo’s musical spectrum: crisp, beautiful acoustic numbers that build upon his low-key debut album, and tripped out, blasted experimentation on the other (the side-long “Dream Theory Parts One-Four”). Show More Summary

Watch: Ahnnu - “goooochi st00pid”

How relevant is a two year old remix of a five year old song? Considering the circumstances, pretty relevant. GodsConnect knows what’s up. Timing is everything, or some other cliche about time. And even if the video/track wasn’t presently pertinent, at least Ahnnu tore that loop a new one. Show More Summary

? Listen: Oren Ambarchi & Eli Keszler - “ALPS I” [extract]

Ominous. A sign of things ahead. A preparation, as it were, of something disturbing. Always pushing ahead with the main act, always trying to go forward where going forward seems impossible. There’s a darkness ahead, isn’t there? But...Show More Summary

Tiny Mix Tapes Hopscotch day party lineup finalized, featuring Rene Hell, Lee Noble, Tokyo Hands, Secret Boyfriend, Giant Claw

BREAKING: you have less than one week to fine-tune and stress test your inner ear’s rotational accelerometer. Tiny Mix Tapes (hi), DiggUpTapes, Apothecary, and Lonerider Brewing Company have now finalized all details of the previously...Show More Summary

Film Review: The Trip To Italy (Dir. Michael Winterbottom)

The Trip To Italy Dir. Michael Winterbottom [IFC Films; 2014] by Robert Ham Rating: Michael Winterbottom has been something of a grinder in the film industry over the past two decades. In that time, he has cranked out an impressive body...Show More Summary

? Listen: Katrina Stonehart - “A2”

Like softly running a branch along a chain link fence while staring through its diamonds to see the perfectly sectioned off images comprising a quiet pond on the other side, Drew Gibson’s Katrina Stonehart project has always had a wandering curiosity about it. Show More Summary

Unsound Poland announces fourth batch of performers: Nurse with Wound, Lee Gamble, SOPHIE, Evian Christ, and more

When does a dream become a nightmare? When does it become another dream within that first dream like some sorta dream-like cake product with a tasty nighttime filling? When does it become a dream-themed festival in Krakow, Poland? I only know the answer to that last one: October 12 through October 19, and they’re calling it the Unsound Festival. Show More Summary

Film Review: Down River (Dir. Benjamin Ratner)

Down River Dir. Benjamin Ratner [Gossamer Creative, Haven Films; 2014] by K.M. McFarland Rating: Late in the game in Down River — around the time that all the plot complication cards have been played and all seems lost and happinessShow More Summary

Premiere: Future Ape Tapes - “Man With The Eagle Eye”

Hooker Vision, set and ready for September, slid Future Ape Tapes’ video for “Man With The Eagle Eye” through the cracks of some decayed wood from a cracker style porch just in time for their upcoming cassette Pyramirrormid, which is...Show More Summary

The Body and Sandworm team up for split LP on Thrill Jockey and joint tour

Prepare to be crushed by sludgy, dark metal: Current genre heavy-hitters The Body and the Providence, Rhode Island duo Sandworm are releasing a split LP on Thrill Jockey on October 21. The split will contain one side-long track fromShow More Summary

? Listen: DEEJAY TYCOON - DEEJAY TYCOON FREE LOOP PACK !?!?!

Blockbuster Games, in affiliation with Blockbuster Records, has popped off a tease of their newest game DEEJAY TYCOON with a FREE LOOP PACK !?!?!. At MOST, a loop is like eight seconds long. But digital-music conglomorate Chaz Allen passed this along my way, and I felt like popping it up for all you gamers and beat makers. Show More Summary

Watch: Legendary Hearts - “Distance & Desire”

On their latest release, Melbourne duo Legendary Hearts craft spacey, ambient muzak that sounds like demented background music for when you’re stuck in a waiting room reminiscent of that one scene in Beetlejuice. “Distance & Desire,”...Show More Summary

Ty Dolla $ign announces In Too Deep tour, in which he will make buckets and buckets of $$$$$$$$$

Here at Tiny Mix Tapes, we love two things: Oneohtrix Point Never and fat, fat, fat stacks of cash. Your average Tiny Mix Tapes writer makes a seven-figure yearly salary, all from writing news bits about how drone bands are going on tour and editorials about how Scott Walker albums relate to gender issues. Show More Summary

? Listen: JOMAC - FORSELFANDFORYOU

Like an unripe blackberry – pink, recently green every second becoming sweeter, darker, juicier – JOMAC’s new record FORSELFANDFORYOU sits glowing, raw, and tart atop the thorny thicket of Bandcamp cassette labels. Released by UK-based...Show More Summary

Aphex Twin holding SYRO listening parties around the world starting next Friday

From next Friday, over several days, it is an off-events, where international fans RSVP Aphex Twin record in 13 years in full before releasing listen.lottery begins Sunday, August 31 4 AMPST / 7amEST / 12pmGMT / 1pmCET 2nd and closes...Show More Summary

? Listen: Skipp Coon - Miles Garvey

It’s been more than four years since Jackson, Mississippi MC Skipp Coon released the incendiary Sophomore Slump: Vol. 1: Independent’s Day EP. If, like myself, you were wondering what took him so long to follow up on such a powerful statement of a record, the cover to his new album Miles Garvey gives you all the answers you need. Show More Summary

Bugskull releases new album Collapsed View, streams first track

Sean Byrne, Bugskull’s éminence grise, has announced a new album, Collapsed View. The LP is the band’s second release since its reactivation in 2009 following a seven-year hiatus, though Bugskull’s current incarnation is by and large a Sean Byrne solo project. Show More Summary

Premiere: Polygrains - “Ifs”

Sorrow comes out at night – the bad thoughts that would otherwise be diverted or distracted during the day by simply doing something linger and intensify in the long, dark hours of the night. Sometimes they can cause insomnia. The music...Show More Summary

Cerberus: Gut Nose - Vicetopia

By Grant 'Gumshoe' Purdum on Aug 29 2014 I love the way “Difficult to Escape,” from Gut Nose’s Vicetopia 12-inch, kicks off. It’s almost like a how-to for aspiring electronic producers: Start with a little hi-hizzie and an ominous bass...Show More Summary

Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy announces new album Singer’s Grave a Sea of Tongues via “most awkward radio innerview ever!?!”

I suppose when you’re a musician with an oeuvre as deep and as storied as Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy’s, you can afford to take a hilariously nonsensical approach to promoting your album releases. I’m trying within my brain not to let theShow More Summary

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