Mixed Media

September 2015

Darkstar - “Through the Motions” (audio) (Singles Going Steady)

If you're Darkstar, "pleasant" isn't the word you want describing your output


Brian Carpenter and the Confessions - “Savior of Love” (audio) (premiere)

The veteran musician delivers a stunning piece of dark Americana on his new track.


Danielle Parente - “Wicked Game” (audio) (premiere)

The classic Chris Isaak track is given a sumptuous electronic interpretation.


GOLD - “Shapeless” (audio) (premiere)

The Dutch upstarts tweak their sound -- and image -- with stirring results.


Boroughs - “Keep It Up” (audio) (premiere)

Light, airy, and warm. Kind of like where this band is from.


Gang Signs - “Tonight” (video) (premiere)

The Vancouver band loves life in their new video.


Conrad Kira - ‘Rictus’ (EP stream) (premiere)

The self-proclaimed outsider comes through with a throttling, poetic new EP.


Car Seat Headrest - “Something Soon” (video) (Singles Going Steady)

Following 11 self-released albums since 2010, bedroom auteur Car Seat Headrest (née Will Toledo) gets a cup of coffee after signing to Matador.


Story of the Running Wolf - ‘Electric’ (EP stream) (premiere)

If you want garish '80s-inspired synthpop, this EP hits you like an explosion of silly string and glitter glue.


Emily Earle - “Red Rose” (audio) (premiere)

She might have a famous uncle, but Emily Earle will do things her own way, thank you very much.


August 2015

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Double Take: 'Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid' (1969)

// Short Ends and Leader

"The two Steves at Double Take are often mistaken for Paul Newman and Robert Redford; so it's appropriate that they shoot it out over Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.

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