New Music Spotlight #2

All India Radio – Red Shadow Landing  Martin Kennedy, the creative, Australian maestro/spaceman behind long-running project All India Radio, touched down with Red Shadow Landing in October.  Martin is joined by Mark Wendt on bass, Kaz Seiger on keyboards, and Michael Evans-Barker on drums and percussion.  Like its predecessors, this album is a … [Read more...]

Deafheaven – Roads To Judah

Roads To Judah has been out since last year on Deathwish Inc. and it’s a stunner of 4 lengthy, post-rock songs ranging from 6 to 12 minutes each.  George Clark and Kerry McCoy, the core of the band, have their fingers in more than one musically stylistic pie, flavoring their sound with dynamic, Shoegazer-inspired riffage, a black metal barrage of … [Read more...]

Interview with Narrows

Hi guys!  Your powerhouse 2nd album, Painted, has been out for a few months, and it’s filled with seething fury (both instrumentally and vocally) and aggressive release.  Even though your album is lean ‘n’ mean, there’s an unexpected variety to the songs.  Before we dive into those details, can you list who’s in the band and what weapons you wield … [Read more...]

Interview with Deafheaven

Although San Francisco-based band Deafheaven only formed in early 2010, it has stormed the musical world by force, in short order signing with Deathwish, Inc. and releasing an impressive, if sometimes imposing, debut album, Roads To Judah, in 2011.  Songwriter and vocalist George Clarke and guitarist Kerry McCoy form the core of the band, which is … [Read more...]