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Video: Black Walls – “Communion”

December 18, 2014

Video: Black Walls – “Communion” Near the beginning of the year, we touched upon Kenneth Reaume’s second LP under the Black Walls banner, the evocative Communion. An intriguing amalgamation of drone, black metal, shoegaze and post-rock, the album arrived on vinyl in February via Toronto’s own Pleasence Records imprint.... 

Video Premiere: Mondo Cool – “I Wish I Knew”

December 12, 2014

Video Premiere: Mondo Cool – “I Wish I Knew” Beau Devereaux, the man behind Golden Cloud Tapes and a number of recording aliases (Samantha Glass, Roan Linden, et al.), has carved out quite the pleasant niche that combines textured, lo-fi ambient and ethereal post-industrial (see Lake Daggers’ fantastic Transient tape for proof. Earlier... 

Video Premiere: Morkebla – “Did You Name a Mountain After Me?”

December 8, 2014

Video Premiere: Morkebla – “Did You Name a Mountain After Me?” “Did You Name a Mountain After Me?” is the murky opener to what Northern Italian producer Alberto Rosso calls his first proper Morkebla album, Pisces Sun, Capricorn Rising, coming not too long after exploratory but still more than exemplary releases for Where to Now? and Indole Records;... 

Video: Cherie Cherie – “Why Are We Hiding”

December 5, 2014

Video: Cherie Cherie – “Why Are We Hiding” Originally self-released in a hand-made edition of only 100, the Share LP from Phoenix’s psych-pop mainstays Cherie Cherie seemingly dissipated into the ether. For those of us who missed getting our paws on an original pressing, alas, there is good news. Gilgongo Records out of Tempe have announced... 

Video Premiere: VVAQRT – “Cul De Sac”

December 3, 2014

Video Premiere: VVAQRT – “Cul De Sac” Released earlier this July, VVAQRT’s Detainee 12-inch with Hot Releases continues to reign as a sleeper hit of noxious, basement synth-pop and grizzled, distorted effects. The duo now checks in with a video for “Cul De Sac,” the album’s second single. Directed by LSDV “using... 

Video Premiere: A Sacred Cloud – “Solaris, we don’t want to conquer the cosmos, we want to extend the boundaries”

December 1, 2014

Video Premiere: A Sacred Cloud – “Solaris, we don’t want to conquer the cosmos, we want to extend the boundaries” In late October, Hazy Montagne Mystique  (A Sacred Cloud, Jeunesse Cosmique), experimental filmmaker Guillaume Vallée and contemporary dancer Alessandra Rigano convened for Temporal Drone: a multimedia performance at Montreal’s Casa del Popolo, a place which very offhandedly purports to...