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Video Premiere: 10th Letter – “Song of the Asterite”

September 29, 2015

Video Premiere: 10th Letter – “Song of the Asterite” South Carolina-based experimental producer/composer Jeremi Johnson, aka 10th Letter, isn’t completely new to me thanks only to Wigflip Records, a Baltimore-based mp3 label with early releases from Run DMT, Dustin Wong, Matthewdavid, and 10th Letter naturally. His Wigflip collection, Somewhere... 

Video Premiere: Pod Blotz – “How Many Times Can I Die?”

September 28, 2015

Video Premiere: Pod Blotz – “How Many Times Can I Die?” LA-based multimedia artist Suzy Poling is putting a busy foot forward this fall with her longtime Pod Blotz project, firmly embracing its roots in degrees of evocative, monochromatic gray noise with a reissue of her spring Human Division cassette for Nostilevo and a new tape, Other, on Barcelona’s... 

Video Premiere: Sapropelic Pycnic – “Current of the Kosmos”

September 18, 2015

Video Premiere: Sapropelic Pycnic – “Current of the Kosmos” First as a member of Spires That In The Sunset Rise, and now under her Sapropelic Pycnic moniker, Kathleen Baird is swinging for big idea, heavyweight jazz in 2015. I don’t know any other way to say it: her forthcoming Sapropelic Pycnic album, See Sun Think Shadow (Perfect Wave), is full of acoustic... 

Video: Jenny Hval – “Take Care of Yourself”

September 10, 2015

Video: Jenny Hval – “Take Care of Yourself” What is soft dick rock? Jenny Hval’s first effort for Sacred Bones Records, Apocalypse, Girl, has haunted and challenged me throughout the year. It’s an obsession-worthy album for its layers of meaning, surrealism, and imagination — and stunning surprises, not to mention its boundless... 

Video Premiere: Ortrotasce – “Status Quo Ante”

September 1, 2015

Video Premiere: Ortrotasce – “Status Quo Ante” For the most part, Ortrotasce’s optimistic take on dark wave and bedroom synth explorations has been largely released in distilled, incremental drips self-released on the project’s Soundcloud and Bandcamp accounts, aside from a spare cassette, 7-inch and LP. The project, helmed solely by...