Film Music For Your Mind: Seasonal Beast – “I Can Make You Disappear”

Seasonal Beast “I Can Make You Disappear” Muscle Memory Don’t get too tranced by Yuli Beeri voice in “I Can Make You Disappear”, because the music will kick the shit out of your airiness.  This is great, surprising music.  Coming … Continue Reading

When Nightmares Come True: Melanie Martinez – “Mad Hatter”

Melanie Martinez “Mad Hatter” Cry Baby This is what happens when Tim Burton movies come to life.  You get this frightening video by Melanie Martinez.  Martinez has a tremendous voice, and her character as the Cry Baby is actually realistic … Continue Reading

Beth Ditto is Anything But ‘Fake’ on New Solo Album

The Gossip front-girl has come out as a solo tour-de-force with her new album “Fake Sugar”. The album is dripping in southern rock influence showcasing Ditto’s softer side. Fans may be eager to hear a more rigid vocal on the … Continue Reading

Progressive Underground: You Bred Raptors? – “Smithereens”

You Bred Raptors? “Smithreens” International Genetics God, I love this band.  They are so wild, so original, so different, so GOOD.  You Bred Raptors? is Peter Rains (8-string electric bass and glockenspiel), Bryan Wilson (cello), and a drummer (drums and glockenspiel).  Rains … Continue Reading

See: The Feelies Play 40 Years of Music in Brooklyn

The Feelies wrapped up a weekend at Rough Trade NYC with a final performance as bustling and determined as though it was their first. In a two-act show, the Haledon, NJ group celebrated four decades of music, and the six … Continue Reading

Heavy Metal NYC Style: Four Trips Ahead – “Bring Me Down”

Four Trips Ahead “Bring Me Down” … And The Fire Within What a great heavy metal band.  They are just so great and strong.  Coming from New York City, Four Trips Ahead is Peter Wilson (vocalist), Brian Eisenpresser (guitarist), Dan Cassidy (bassist), and Ken Candelas (drummer).  Wilson has … Continue Reading

Just Can’t Stop It: The English Beat Goes On in Brooklyn

Last Friday, 80s UK legends the English Beat came twisting, crawling, and kicking off their 2017 tour in full Fred Perry regalia. A rare Williamsburg audience with no apparent age limit was cast under the group’s spell, as first-wave fans and … Continue Reading

Beautiful Obsession: Sondre Lerche – “I’m Always Watching You/I’m Always Watching Too”

Sondre Lerche “I’m Always Watching You/I’m Always Watching Too” New York-based, Norwegian artist Sondre Lerche has released a new single and it’s follow-up, and both are strangely beautiful and creepy at the same time.  Lerche states about the two: “The night … Continue Reading