Sunday, October 2 2011
The Texan synth-popper follows his playful 2009 debut with an album that has little time for play...or for hooks, melody, or discernible emotion. Well-assembled, though. (Note: review does not contain the phrase 'chillwave.')
Thursday, September 1 2011
Neon Indian has created a late night video oddity that is the perfect blend of eerie and nostalgic for the heady arthouse sci-fi camp of SubGenius propoganda films.
Wednesday, December 1 2010
New releases plus a trip to a music festival gives plenty of options for a playlist
Friday, November 5 2010
25,000 Halloween revelers enjoy festival honoring Bob Moog with 60 bands over three days.
Thursday, September 30 2010
F O R T R E S S is a mixed bag. The weirder, more complex ideas work out the best, while the simpler songs just leave Miniature Tigers sounding like their indie-pop contemporaries.
Sunday, August 22 2010
Empty nostalgia or a realignment of values, chillwave's alchemical waste-sounds may be on the cusp of a deadbeat summer.
Sunday, May 2 2010
There are songs played on AM radio that I would never put on at home, or want to hear in a bar or on an iPod; they only seem to sound good on a tinny AM receiver, especially the one in my car.
Tuesday, March 30 2010
SXSW conference attendees took a workmanlike “how-to” approach to discussing new revenue streams, replacing the “what do we do now?” tone of recent years.
Thursday, March 18 2010
Photos of the Besnard Lakes, White Denim, Nas and Damian Marley, Motorhead, and Adam Tensta from Day 1 of SXSW.