RADIO WARFARE

Scenic Boston: home to some OG punx, host to some OG rockers, and producer of some of the finest dancey no wave music around today. We’re talking about Guerilla Toss of course. They first got our attention with last year’s Gay Disco LP, but they really won our hearts with their show at the Other Basement shortly thereafter. Now they’ve got…

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Boodle Boodle Boodle

At this point, I think even my gramma knows that Brian Eno quote that’s all like “Velvet Underground made a million bands happen” yeah tite woo music writers love it. But the thing is, Eno’s word is steadfast and true, and sweet Nashville has the opportunity to see His words in action soon. New Zealand kiwipop kings The Clean are…

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THANKS FOR THE MEMORIES

Last weekend was the thirteenth annual Bonnaroo, that special time of the year where the greatest minds of young America come together for four days of peace, love, and music. We weren’t able to make it for the full weekend this year, but you can bet we drove down to the farm on Thursday to…

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THE RUNDOWN – 6.17.2014 – 6.22.2014

As the mental and physical ‘Roohab begins, so does another week of shows. Tonight had Wooden Indian Burial Ground at the Stone Fox, Bully and Deluxin’ will be there on Friday, Tweens and more are at the End on Saturday while SPACE IS THE PLACE is at the ‘Fox and Sharon Van Etten is at Exit/In, and…

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THE RUNDOWN – 6.9.2014 – 6.15.2014

Last week was the first time in a long time with no Rundown, and we’re truly sorry for that. Summer’s been keeping us busy though! Graduation parties, working in the garden, making new records, and hopping new pools. Sometimes you get so caught up doing what you want that you forget to do what you…

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DOUBLE DIGGING

Why have we never made a post about James Jackson Toth, known better by the the recording and performance moniker Wooden Wand? With countless releases on (literally) dozens of labels including Ecstatic Peace!, Kill Rock Stars, Woodsist, and Young God, he’s paid his dues several times over. He’s also one of the most masterful songwriters…

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THE RUNDOWN – 5.26.2014 – 6.1.2014

SOLID week going coming. Just SOLID. There’s DR. PEPPER BLUES BAND at the East Room tonight, chances to see both Manatees and Marissa Anderson tomorrow, Deluxin’ at the Stone Fox on Thursday, Turbo Fruits at the High Watt and Caitlin Rose at the 5 Spot on Saturday, and Roadblock on Sunday. Summer time, baybee. Memorial time,…

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WHY ASK THE WIND

Keeping right along with our Detroit theme, let’s talk about OBN III‘s. Yeah, yeah…we know they’re from Austin, but ask us what band is doing the best MC5/Stooges sound right now. It’s OBN III’s, son…every time it’s OBN III’s. We’re still a little bummed they weren’t able to make it to Freakin’ Weekend this year,…

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