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BC Rydah And YESKA Beatz Keep The Jungle Growing

“I don’t know, it’s something about those breaks, you know?” says BC Rydah. “I feel more connected to those breaks and come from that kind of chemical music. “When I got introduced to this stuff, I was watching Liquid Television, with Alex Reece playing on the videos and stuff like that. But it’s just something about those breaks, all the elements of it are dope. Like every … [Read More]

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DIRTWIRE play Teragram Ballroom Nov. 30; press photo

Dirtwire To Treat SoCal To Psychedelic Swamptronica Experience

Dirtwire, a band that has garnered both praise and fans for its uniquely surreal and experimental music with heavy psychedelic overtones, is coming to the Teragram … [Read More]

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Cold War Kids; photo Lauren Ratkowski

Cold War Kids: A Tale From The Photo Pit

It had been awhile since I had been in the pit. I was excited that I was heading to House of Blues to shoot SoCal based Cold War Kids. They had been on my radar for … [Read More]

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THANK YOU SCIENTIST; press photo

Complexity Breeds Creativity In Thank You Scientist!

Thank You Scientist. No, that is not a phrase but the name of a radically diverse band that is sweeping across the country. “I wish I had an entertaining story for … [Read More]

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The Bewitching Cacophony Of FNGRNLS

“I use a lot of aggressive sounds, and at one point was using a lot of dissonance and it reminded me of nails on a chalkboard,” explains Zach Shrout, the creative … [Read More]

For The Love Of Bass

Yeska

BC Rydah And YESKA Beatz Keep The Jungle Growing

“I don’t know, it’s something about those breaks, you know?” says BC Rydah. “I feel more connected to those breaks and come from that kind of chemical music. “When I got introduced to this stuff, I was watching Liquid Television, with Alex Reece playing on … [Read More]

Tales From The Photo Pit

Cold War Kids; photo Lauren Ratkowski

Cold War Kids: A Tale From The Photo Pit

It had been awhile since I had been in the pit. I was excited that I was heading to House of Blues to shoot SoCal based Cold War Kids. They had been on my radar for a long time. I mean, I grew up listening to KROQ and like many, the first song of theirs I … [Read More]

Concert Reviews

Porcupine; photo Moses Choi

Porcupine And MC50 Rock The Night

Being a product of the 70s, Hüsker Du's Zen arcade was a part of the soundtrack from my youth as a teen. So, a chance to see Porcupine with Greg Norton on bass was something I couldn't pass up on... oh and they were opening up for the MC50. Without much … [Read More]

Album Reviews

New Model Army "From Here" album cover

ALBUM REVIEW: New Model Army “From Here”

Few bands remain active for 39 years, fewer still remain relevant after four decades and only a handful age gracefully, channeling the years of life’s experiences and trials into mature works that better the “prime” years of their career. New Model Army are … [Read More]