January 2015 Archives

120 Minutes

The 120 Minutes Archive

Basically, it’s a massive nostalgia rush for those of us watching MTV in the late ’80s and early-to-mid ’90s.

2015 Is Going to Be Such a Great Year for Music

Björk, The Declining Winter, Sufjan Stevens, and many more. Time to start saving up…
Pure Bathing Culture

Pure Bathing Culture Reveal New Songs at Stagepass

If this is any indication of the group’s future endeavors, then their next release is going to be something fine, indeed.
Carrie & Lowell

Sufjan Stevens Returns to His Folky Roots With Carrie & Lowell


The Shoegaze Revival Continues with the Return of Swervedriver

The band’s first album since 1998 will be released on March 3.
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Effectively Managing Image Assets in Craft CMS

Using Craft’s custom fields, you can build a very flexible system for managing your site’s assets.


I expect the extra-dimensional invasion to begin any minute now.
Weird Al

My Favorite Songs of 2014, Part 3: Sun Kil Moon, Todd Terje, Temples, Wovenhand, “Weird Al” & More

Post-punk shoegaze, confessional ballads, solo piano, psychedelic pop, and more. Oh, and Weird Al as well.

My Favorite Songs of 2014, Part 2: Grouper, The Hotelier, Damien Jurado, Remedy Drive, The Roots & More

Acoustic folk, emo done right, soulful electronic pop, twee, ’80s synth ballads, hip-hop, and more.
Ben Frost

My Favorite Songs of 2014, Part 1: 2:54, The Choir, Chromeo, Desiderii Marginis, Flying Lotus, Ben Frost & More

Swirling shoegaze, Christian psych-rock, dark ambient and industrial, ’80s-style disco pop, and more.


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