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Listening Ahead: Upcoming Releases for April
28 Mar 2012 // 5:00 PM

In a month known for celebrating musical independence with Record Store Day, it's appropriate that April's most anticipated releases are by independent voices both familiar and new.


Suckers: Candy Salad
18 Sep 2012 // 5:01 PM

On their sophomore album, Suckers shoot for more straightforward anthems.

Suckers: Wild Smile
8 Jun 2010 // 4:00 PM

That thing on your face while you listen to this infectious, unwieldy set of songs? I believe Suckers titled the album after that.


Local Natives + Suckers + JBM: 6.May.2010 - New York
9 May 2010 // 11:30 PM

Coming off their highly acclaimed debut LP, Gorilla Manor, Los Angeles' Local Natives jumped on stage to a sold out Bowery Ballroom last Thursday. After having played that album about 100 times now, I and the thousand or so other fans in the build were ready to scream our heads off.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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