Interview: Luiza Sá of CSS


With only four more stops left on the U.S. tour calendar this year, CSS is wrapping things up to head to Europe next, where they’ll continue trekking the globe in support of their third full-length record, La Liberación, which came out just two months ago. Tonally different, that record harnesses elements which are tied to [...]

Video Trailer for New David Lynch Record


As a followup to Sam’s blog, I wanted to share the video trailer for David Lynch’s new record, Crazy Clown Time, which will be released through Sunday Best Recordings on 11/08/11. Aside from his filmmaking notoriety, Lynch has previously solidified his songwriting/recording status (as if he needed to) by working with such artists as Angelo [...]

Review: Ladytron @ Masquerade


Ladytron opens with “Soft Power,” and to a world of bright blue centered lights with stems of natural lights bookending the presentation, which wrestles the blackness of the Masquerade stage. Horizontal lights that radiate like heaters emerge in the mix of fantasy color that is more extraordinary because of its placement, and of whom it [...]

VHS or Beta – new record today, live chat tomorrow


VHS or Beta’s new album, Diamonds and Death, is out today on Krian Music Group/Chromosome Records. The album is a journey full of thrilling moments and unexpected turns. The album’s electronic foundation is a byproduct of the many nights VHS or Beta DJs have manned the decks and remixes they have done in the last few [...]

Review: Ladytron – “Gravity The Seducer”


Another highly anticipated record of the year from one of my favorite bands came out last week. And though I have a perfectly crafted press release regarding Gravity The Seducer’s release and Ladytron’s supporting tour of it, I just couldn’t live with myself if I didn’t live with this record for a week and share [...]

Ladytron Release Trailer for “Gravity The Seducer”


Always pushing the imagery envelope and driving musical innovation, leave it to Ladytron to release a ‘trailer’ for their upcoming new record, Gravity The Seducer. This one is the band’s fifth LP release. The trailer is a sneak peak, including snippets of all 12 tracks. For me, one listen reveals two things. (1) This is [...]