Archives for the Month of June, 2011

John Maus – We Must Become the Pitiless Censors of Ourselves

Ok we are stuck in the 80ies for a few more Years. But John Maus does a pretty good Job in deconstructing Synthpop of that age and putting it back together with very reduced instrumentals. Crafting songs which slowly build up and grow around his voice. His new Album We Must Become the Pitiless Censors [...]

Astronautalis – On Tour (Czech Republic, Germany)

Ok I might be a little bit late to announce the Astronautalis European Mini Tour.  But you should check this Guy out if you happen to be around in the Czech Republic or Germany and adjacent countries. As a Rapper who is also not shy to reach into the Indie-Rock genre drawer he delivers sharp freestyle rhymes [...]

Spotlight: Ben Lovett – Highway Collection

It has been one year since the 1st show of Ben Lovett a film composer, producer and songwriter from Georgia and his band. To celebrate this you can get the current  Lovett Album – Highway Collection – released on his own Lovers Label – for just 1 $ until the end of this week. Mr. [...]

YACHT – Shangri-La (new Album)

“Shangri-La literally is YACHT’s Utopia, a place made of songs.” The Duo YACHT (Young Americans Challenging High Technology) composed of Jona Bechtolt and Claire L. Evans of Marfa, Texas and Portland, Oregon release their fifth Album Shangri-La on DFA records (It is their second DFA release). In addition they made a double-video for the Songs Utopia [...]