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Video Premiere: Elrichman – “You’re Like the Church to Me”

August 28, 2014

Video Premiere: Elrichman – “You’re Like the Church to Me” It’s starting to feel like the friendly gang over at Pleasence Records is becoming a factory for sonic brilliance. The label has dropped a really sweet collection of tapes on us this year, with the grimy beats of Man Made Hill, Hobo Cubes’ suspensful The Vision, and the chemically-altered... 

Video: Roladex – “Glass Statuette”

August 26, 2014

Video: Roladex – “Glass Statuette” Following the duo’s fantastic Anthems for the Micro-Age LP and flanked by three stellar re-issues on the always-great Medical Records imprint, Roladex now returns with this coldly anxious track on a split 7-inch with synth-wave cohorts ((PRESSURES)). “Glass Statuette” follows the duo’s... 

Video Premiere: Memory Leaks Onto the Rug – “Nah Stir Shum”

August 19, 2014

Video Premiere: Memory Leaks Onto the Rug – “Nah Stir Shum” Listening to Memory Leaks Onto the Rug‘s latest cassette brings to mind Expressway Yo-Yo Dieting’s (Pat Maherr) Bubblethug LP from 2010, a brain-melting, DJ Screw-worshipping retreat into warped and slurred, chopped and screwed sonics. While Maherr amped up the shaky samples with hand-me-down... 

Video Premiere: The Pen Test – “Biology”

August 11, 2014

Video Premiere: The Pen Test – “Biology” There’s an excellent interview with Roger McGuinn and David Crosby, from one of the classic “deluxe” Byrds CD reissues, that finds our rock stars describing the progression of technology and music. In their era, McGuinn firmly believed that The Byrds were making “jet plane”... 

Video Premiere: Samantha Glass – “A Traveler’s Price”

August 8, 2014

Video Premiere: Samantha Glass – “A Traveler’s Price” After the astonishing collab tape Dorval & Devereaux, Samantha Glass is back at it with Surface Water Perception, out now via Sacred Phrases. The above video, for opener “A Traveler’s Price,” combines surreal imagery with hypnotic, empty landscapes (likely culled from the natural...