May 26, 2016
Handful of Snowdrops Cover Clan of Xymox’s “Back Door”
The classic 4AD song gets a modern update that highlights everything good about it.
May 25, 2016
Listen to a Clip From Lift to Experience’s Remastered Texas-Jerusalem Crossroads
The ‘Texas-Jerusalem Crossroads’ remaster will be released this fall.
May 23, 2016
Slow City by Liz Janes (Review)
A wonderfully direct and captivating album, though it’s somewhat hampered by some muddled production.
May 21, 2016
In Rotation: Winter Severity Index, William Ryan Fritch, 2814 & Eco Virtual (Review)
Wintry darkwave, glorious orchestral-folk cacophonies, sleepy urban soundscapes, and vaporwave muzak.
May 19, 2016
Salon Takes Us Inside a Pedophile Fantasy
One can’t escape the feeling that this particular aesthetic choice was unnecessarily sensational and deeply misguided.
May 19, 2016
Parenting vs. Creativity
In our desire to feel productive and in control lies a temptation to compartmentalize our lives.
May 18, 2016
The Majestic Music of Dead Can Dance
I’m struck yet again by the primal-yet-artful beauty that fills Brendan Perry and Lisa Gerrard’s music.
May 12, 2016
Hyper Light Drifter (Original Soundtrack) by Disasterpeace (Review)
Disasterpeace’s evocative soundtrack is reason enough to play “Hyper Light Drifter.”
May 11, 2016
The Cure Revealed Two New Songs on Their New Tour
I daresay they’re some of the best material The Cure has produced in quite some time.
May 10, 2016
Reflecting on Steve Roach’s Structures From Silence
An interview sheds some insight into the creation of the ambient classic.
May 5, 2016
Thanks to Trump, it’s rather heartbreaking to be anywhere on the conservative range of the political spectrum.