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Audio Eagle Record's Ohio Rock
A week ago Thursday, Great Scott got a thick slab of prime Ohio grass-fed rock in the form of Gil Mantera’s Party Dream.
| December 03, 2007
The Excavated Shellac MP3 blog
An embarrassment of musical riches
In the seven months since he started the blog, Ward has posted an astounding selection of music from India, Ireland, Turkey, Burma, Poland, Africa, Japan, Spain, the US, and more.
| November 27, 2007
Stuff you've never heard and "Fuck A Record Company"
You’ve probably heard of two of the “indie” hip-hop artists below, even if they’re bypassing trad distribution models and just giving away their music.
| November 19, 2007
Serious dub phase
Jahtari and its Net seven-inch series
I’m not sure whether it’s stubborn denial of the cold weather or full acceptance of my unemployment, but I’m going through a serious dub phase right now.
| November 13, 2007
Are we still calling these ''podcasts''?
Fair Game music segment selections
Each show features a music segment — usually a live in-the-studio performance and interview.
| November 06, 2007
On the cutting edge of mash-up culture
Shrouded in mystery and allied with those subversive, copyright-infringing folks in Negativland, the Illegal Art label has been flaunting its liberal interpretation of “fair use” since 1998.
| October 30, 2007
Turning 25 all year long
Touch has released music by a stellar line-up of sound artists and musicians including Austrian guitarist Fennesz, British turntablist Philip Jeck, and New York composer Phill Niblock.
| October 22, 2007
Still in vogue Down Under
Australia and New Zealand have been indie-rock hotbeds going all the way back to the early ’80s.
| October 15, 2007
Far into the Future
Tim Sweeney's nighttime playlist
Almost every Tuesday night, New York DJ/producer Tim Sweeney live-mixes disco, house, electro, and offshoots and recombinants thereof.
| October 08, 2007
''Alternative Label of the Year''
Dangerbird Records' free nominated downloads
Dangerbird is offering rare remixes, demos, and Darker My Love’s homonymous debut in its entirety.
| October 01, 2007
The year of Kranky
Rarely is one label responsible for so many of the year’s best releases.
| September 24, 2007
The erstwhile Beach Boy
A download tribute to Brian Wilson
Brian Wilson may have spent a few years in bed, but he’s been up and about for the last few years.
BRIAN E. KING
| September 18, 2007
When the word “underground” gets attached to “hip-hop,” we’re apt to imagine white boys spouting SAT verbiage in a feeble imitation of the real thing.
| September 12, 2007
The big apple
iTunes is still the answer
With his big, bearish presence and Buddha-like air of reflective certitude, Rick Rubin has been christened savior of the music industry.
| September 04, 2007
The offical summer hip-hop remixes
Don’t be surprised if you hear yourself shouting, “Rewind Selektah!”
| August 28, 2007
"Blentcasts" from the "People's Mix Click Collective"
Of course, with such a hefty herd of MP3s, separating the sheep from the goats can be a Herculean endeavor.
| August 20, 2007
How about the Tweeter Center line-up instead
It’s a pretty cool line-up of “indie” stars, indie almost-stars, college-rock faves, and local heroes.
| August 14, 2007
Previewing the "Lucky 13th"
I almost fell asleep looking at the lineup (Bad Religion and New Found Glory again? Really?).
| August 07, 2007
Free extended MP3 mixes
The UK label Type Records specializes in avant-garde music with a soft, lyrical touch.
| July 30, 2007
Hot and not
Here are some current top MySpace artists to check out, and some to avoid.
CAITLIN E. CURRAN
| October 27, 2008
We salute you
To honor the tenth anniversary of the Greatest Band in the World’s landmark third album, Stereogum gives us OKX: A Tribute to OK Computer .
| July 17, 2007
The Current Issue
Table of Contents
Where To Follow Me
| March 24, 2013 at 11:09 AM
Mo Takes His Turn
March 21, 2013 at 12:59 PM
[Q&A] KMFDM's Sascha Konietzko on art, Columbine and having balls
On The Download
| March 18, 2013 at 3:22 PM
See this film series: The Belmont World Film Series @ Studio Cinema in Belmont
Outside The Frame
| March 18, 2013 at 11:00 AM
See this film: This is Spinal Tap [with post-film talk by expert from Acoustical Society of America] @ the Coolidge
March 17, 2013 at 12:00 PM
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