Two months ago, BEA1991 dropped her most recent track, ‘My Own Heaven’. The single came fronted with a picture of a gigantic, pink-lit ship cruising in the dark. This week, Jona Honer released his documentary art film, My Own Heaven, soundtracked by Bea’s single. The video explores Bea’s time on the world’s largest cruise ship….
Understated, perfectly formed, and entirely refreshing. With ‘Living Theatre’ Olden Yolk have elevated their trajectory.
With ‘Loud as Laughter’ Psychic Graveyard have delivered a perfect, challenging, audacious record. Not everyone deserves this album.
Where once there was sadness there is now relief and light. Where there was once nothing, there’s a whole bunch of art. Thankfully.
‘Camp’ celebrates excess. Indulgence is at the forefront. As Susan Sontag said in her essay on the subject, “the essence of Camp is its love of the unnatural: of artifice and exaggeration.” On Monday, the Met Gala put ‘Camp’ centerstage, as A-listers did their best to exude the event’s theme. On ‘Miami Memory’, Alex Cameron…
Ludovic Alarie attempts to define nothing – he celebrates the nebulous nature of humanity, and the abstracts of meaning. “We don’t exist, we don’t exist…”
The first track of Quaker Parents’ new album, Our Drawing Club is called ‘Our Welcome: Intro’. It’s a forty-two-second slice of fried gold. A heavenly cascade of melodic synth notes, then a stutter, a beat, and then we spin off – away into the unknown. This one track is a good key to the following…
There is opportunity for connection. Nots drive a line between elements. Frustrations are addressed, but solutions are shared. Get in on this groove.
“…I’ve been losing my grip, but I think it’s been a year or more since I lost it like that.” ShitKid has a new hold on things on Detention. The brainchild project of Asa Södeqvist was once described as the weirdest musician in Sweden, but now there’s clarity. The punk energy of debut Fish, remains…
Holly Herden’s music is a bit like traveling. ‘Frontier’ allows listeners to see the world from an angle they had not yet.