Armand Margjeka – Margo Margo

The style of music that one creates is never the most important aspect, well not necessarily. For many artists, being able to create something daring and stunning while staying true to your roots is very important. This is how we can arrive at an album of hip-hop stylings that is arguably, as good as the smash electronic album. And while many … [Read more...]

Quasi – American Gong

A bruising and balanced rock album, American Gong breathes live rock and roll. The music rings out heavily, its makers often brooding in place, only to aggressively wrench out chords and rhythms seconds later. The music makers are Quasi, a practiced and pedigreed band out of Portland, who, as more or less a side project band, has been playing … [Read more...]