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? Listen: Tarquin - “Kid U” / “Lost My Marbles”

The other night I was at a house party that got shutdown. The landlord turned up, a great hulking 30-something in a V-neck, facing down about 25 pale kids dancing in a kitchen. “I OWN THIS BUILDING”, he kept shouting. We all watchedShow More Summary

Cerberus: Chinese Girls - Pop Life/Of

By Jspicer on Jul 28 2015 One of the base joys of music is finding that local or regional band that scratches an itch you never knew you had. Sometimes you find it outside of your boundaries by happenstance, stumbling onto an artist working in a medium you admire but their own hometown crowds could be happy to ignore. Show More Summary

A hobo told me Lou Barlow has a tour and new LP, Brace the Wave

Walking through an alley near 6th and Main downtown, I came across a homeless man. The H.O.B.O. Man asked if I wanted to come inside his tent to listen to the original soundtrack to the movie Kids, and I politely declined. Then I smelled toast. Show More Summary

Premiere: Slim Twig - “Slippin’ Slidin’ (Eric Copeland Remix)”

Just last week, Slim Twig — a.k.a. Max Turnbull — premiered the video for “Slippin’ Slidin’,” the intro track to his forthcoming (and fifth) full-length, Thank You For Stickin’ With Twig. This week, he drops a remix of the track, courtesy of TMT favorite Eric Copeland (Black Dice, Terrestrial Tones). Show More Summary

? Listen: Elestial Sound - Chefs Vol. 1 & Chefs H20


Music Review: Aïsha Devi - Conscious Cunt [EP]

Aïsha Devi Conscious Cunt [EP] [Houndstooth; 2015] by Stefan Wharton Rating: Ye hum gunahgaar auratein hein Jo ahl-e jabba ki tamkinat se Na rob khaayein Na jaan bechein Na sar jhukaayein Na haath jodein Ye hum gunahgaar auratein hein Ke...Show More Summary

Sufjan Stevens to tour the U.S. again this fall, planting apple seeds along his way

This just in, internet! It seems from the headlines currently swirling around on Ask Jeeves, The Internet’s very own Sufjan Stevens — who recently gave The Internet a brand new album called Carrie & Lowell 100% and completely for free...Show More Summary

Mix Tape: Morning commute to work as an ICU nurse

Requested by Eric Pahl • Compiled by A$AP Taft The early-morning drive to a job like “ICU nurse” guides the driver’s soul, Dante-like, through an exquisite and terrifying menagerie of emotions. This mix will help your daily ego-journey...Show More Summary

Premiere: Druid Cloak - “Chronotaurs (Translated by Giant Claw)”

Druid Cloak (a.k.a. Joseph Morris) gathered a group of friends and got them to translate 2014's Lore: Book One for the aptly titled Lore Translations: Book One.

RIP: Vic Firth, founder of the famous drumstick company

From Everett “Vic” Firth’s Facebook page: To our dear friends around the world: We are heartbroken to share the news with you that Vic has passed away. Vic was an inspiration to all of us. He was a visionary, a mentor, a leader and a friend. Show More Summary

? Listen: J.S. Zeiter - “Submerge”

No matter where I go, what rock records I get deep into, I’ll always have dub techno. For those who may think that “it all sounds the same” you’ve got a good point. It does all sound pretty goddamned similar after a while. But if you’ve never heard J.S. Show More Summary

Hyperdub to release hyper-limited DVA 10-inch Allyallrecords

Scratcha DVA just announced a serious collaborative 10-inch on Hyperdub. In addition to the Addison Groove-featuring title track, the EP includes a cut with fellow bass-alchemist Mickey Pearce and another with London vocalist Clara La San. Show More Summary

Premiere: SAINT PIZZA vs. ??????LACROSSE 82-99 - Potty Queen

Parody is probably the ultimate form of flattery. Beyond satire or spoof or ctrl+c&p. So when thinking Potty Queen was dedicated to “all those who had to change their names because of lawsuits,” [and the 2013-2014 “broperwave” (which...Show More Summary

Feature: Mammoth Lakes Film Festival 2015

by Asha Sheshadri • July 2015 In its inaugural year, the Mammoth Lakes Film Festival took place May 27-31, presenting itself as a worthy paradigm of the smaller film festival in its inclusive, DIY values (full disclosure: TMT contributor Paul Sbrizzi is Director of Programming). Show More Summary

? Listen: Macho Blush - FIRMA

chipping at. away at landlock with looney saws until it is an island that we drift off on.we are separate from our landlock habits and spared our looney shapeshifting and sweating rotary gives. esp. a lot of time to indulge and to think. On the island, the other day, I saw my neighbor swallow a tongue. Show More Summary

L.A. weirdos Gun Outfit to release new album on Paradise of Bachelors

L.A.-based rockers Gun Outfit have announced their upcoming fourth full-length Dream All Over, out October 16 via Paradise of Bachelors. Inspired by the best (or, depending on how you look at it and what kind of jerk you are, the worst)...Show More Summary

? Listen: Blu and Exile - Give Me My Flowers while I can Still Smell Them (INST.)

IMA JUST PROVIDE STRAIGHT SCOOP ON THIS: Instrumentals from the classic sophomore Blu and Exile album, Give Me My Flowers while I can Still Smell Them. Calling all Rappers and Singers! Join us in this contest to see who can make theShow More Summary

Prince announces 38th studio album Hit and Run with 3RDEYEGIRL

PRINCE! That’s right, Prince! After making his presence felt during the Baltimore riots with his Rally 4 Peace concert and dropping two albums simultaneously last year, the ageless purple one will be releasing another full-length, as BBC has reported. Show More Summary

Watch: VASO - “I” [Live (Excerpt)]

How melted am I getting this summer whilst Audio Rebel in Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro is heating up their winter with acts like VASO coming through? Like, this live video (Excerpt) of “I” is burning. Only other time I experienced something...Show More Summary

Cerberus: Red Boiling Springs - Environments

By Ryan Simpson on Jul 27 2015 How do you picture your childhood home? I have every square inch of mine mapped out in my head, from what the ceiling looks like viewed from the crack between the headboard of my bed and the wall, to how the light formed wavy rectangles between the coats in the closet. Show More Summary

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