Facs – ‘Void Moments’
Chicago post-punk trio transcends on swirling & psychedelic new LP
Port Juvee – ‘Motion Control’
Calgary post-punk band delivers dreamy, melodic new album
topographies – “In Crept Doubt”
Bay Area shoegazers add darker gothic edges on haunting new track
Djunah – “Nurse and Nun”
Chicago noise-rock duo unleashes bombastic new single off their forthcoming debut LP
Secret Shame – ‘Dark Synthetics’
Asheville goth-rockers transcend on gloriously dark debut LP
Miss Rayon – “Self Made Man”
Portland post-punk band’s new video is a spectacular gothic thrill ride
The Murder Capital – “Don’t Cling To Life”
Dublin post-punk band ponder death on propulsive new single
Chkbns – ‘Autwik’
Russian trio unleash spirited blend of post-punk, dream pop and doom on debut LP
Geronimo – “Obsolete”
Guru – “Fixation”
Algiers and Omni play The Drunken Unicorn
Two of Atlanta’s best local outfits, the experimentalists Algiers and the post-punkers in Omni, combined for a killer bill played to a packed room.
Snail Mail and Shame Rock The Masquerade
Two of indie rock’s quickest rising acts, the Matador-signed Snail Mail and the British punk outfit Shame played a bill that many will be regretting missing out on in the years to come.
Shame with Cult Objects at Cousin Danny’s
Last Thursday, the British quintet Shame put on a unforgettable sweat-soaked set in secret Philly venue Cousin Danny’s. The floor bent to nearly a breaking-point and the young group led an excitable crowd through an ear-crushing set. Philly’s own Cult Objects opened with their own rock magic that got the crowd revved up.
BRNDA with “Five Dollar Shake”
Thanks For Playing is out March 30th, with cassettes by Nashville’s Banana Tapes.