Week in Pop: Friendless Summer, Jay Stone, Lady Lazarus
Crewdson, Deep Cuts, Houseplants, Holy Wave, guest selections by Fred Schneider.
Monster Rally & Jay Stone, “Recollection”
A tour of Jay Stone’s Oakland.
Remember 2011’s undocumented exotica phase?
Stream the SPF420 x Secret Songs Showcase from the Austin Imposition
Relive the night or feel it for the first time in a mastered format
The 2015 Austin Imposition
Come spend three nights with us in Texas.
Paradise Acquired: The story of Monster Rally & Jay Stone’s Foreign Pedestrians
The search is over.
The Most Anticipated Albums of 2015
Now we play the waiting game.
Monster Rally collaborates with Jay Stone on new LP
The Oakland rapper is the first to get an entire LP from the LA-by-way-of-Ohio producer.
Stream: Monster Rally, Sunflower EP
Take a trip to Japan with Monster Rally.
Paces Lift & Ben Bounce, “Hydraulic Auctioneer/Sol Walk”
A spaghetti western of break-beats and Morricone grit that harkens to Manifest Destiny.
The Best Albums of 2013
Don't look anywhere else—these are your best albums of the year.
Monster Rally, “Orchids”
Dancing around with Monster Rally in a bright, homemade paradise.
Gold Robot Records
The Oakland label that began in a communal warehouse and moved to a family man's basement.
The Best Music of October 2013
This month's releases are giving an assist in cuffing season.
Meanest Man Contest discuss re-recording “Throwing Away Broken Electronics”
Addressing the sophomore slump and breaking old TVs with bikini-clad school teachers.