Archive for February, 2017

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

As a producer and author, Pat Thomas has been behind some incredible stuff, helping to reissue albums by Judee Sill, the Dream Syndicate, Bobby Whitlock and  more, authoring Listen, Whitey!: The Sights and Sounds of Black Power 1965-75 and compiling its accompanying soundtrack, producing the definitive version of Allen Ginsberg’s First Blues, and assembling Invitation to […]

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

They celebrated their 40th anniversary in 2016, but compared to other bands of a similar vintage, the Feelies’ discography is relatively slim. That’s OK. Each Feelies record is a gem, filled with Velvet-y jangle-n-strum, pulsing rhythms, and hook-filled songwriting. The band’s new one, In Between, continues the streak effortlessly. Thanks to a sound that leans […]

Monday, February 27th, 2017

Two sons of Tommy Douglas invite you on another all-vinyl trip across the Great White North. From reflective provinces to longing territories, you’ll discover a mellow cultural mosaic of the overlooked and the unknown. And if you haven’t heard the first installment, now’s the time to get acquainted. May as well make it a double […]

Monday, February 27th, 2017

Ethan Miller has been living a frantically creative life in Oakland, CA since 2002. His passion for constructing new musical experiences is insatiable, as evidenced via his work in Comets On Fire, Howlin’ Rain, Heron Oblivion and, most recently, Feral Ohms. With the Ohms album on the horizon (3/24), we caught up with Miller to discuss, among other […]

Friday, February 24th, 2017

Nina Simone would have been 84 this week — as such, fans the world over have been celebrating the iconoclast’s deep and dynamic catalog. Incredibly, a new highlight of Simone’s career surfaced late last year via the release of an extremely rare 1969 concert in Germany, the aptly titled A Very Rare Evening. Given a […]

Friday, February 24th, 2017

Our weekly two hour show on SIRIUS/XMU, channel 35, can be heard twice every Friday – Noon EST with an encore broadcast at Midnight EST. SIRIUS 471: Jean Michel Bernard – Générique Stephane ++ Alpha Beta – Astral Abuse ++ Trinidad And Tobago Steel All Stars – Do Your Thing ++ Unique Madoo – Call […]

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

Tonstartssbandht, the Orlando-based duo of brothers Andy and Edwin White, return with a new studio lp, Sorcerer, due next month via the ever-evolving Mexican Summer label. Having cultivated a strong following for their mind-blowing and energetically boundless live shows, the brothers have long been sculpting their own blend of spaced-out krautrock and improvisational psych, perhaps […]