Marching Church: “2016”

This will likely resonate with many viewers – burning one’s 2016 calendar book in a vain attempt to undo the blighted year that was. Marching Church is touring in support of its Sacred Bones LP “Telling it Like it Is” (dates below). Marching Church Tour Dates: Fri. Jan. 13 — Seattle, WA @ The Sunset # Sat. Jan.Continue reading “Marching Church: “2016””

Emptyset and Radian via Thrill Jockey (YouTube)

Two exemplars of heavy electronica have new records coming out. Borders is out Jan. 27, 2016 via Thrill Jockey Records. Out this past week on TJ, Radian’s On Dark Silent Off.  EU residents should consider checking out their tour (remaining dates below). Radian tour dates: Nov. 24 – Paris, France – Instants Chavires Nov. 25 – London, UK –Continue reading “Emptyset and Radian via Thrill Jockey (YouTube)”

A Winged Victory for the Sullen – “The Few of Us Left”

This haunting video, accompanied by A Winged Victory for the Sullen playing Adam Bryanbaum Wiltzie’s piece “The Few Of Us Left,” is of the great salt flats of Bolivia. A new film Salero, out December 1st, details the imperiled lives of those who mine the salt flats. Not only is their way of life precarious, but thoseContinue reading “A Winged Victory for the Sullen – “The Few of Us Left””

Clipping: “A Better Place” (live)

Daveed Diggs has a compelling post-Hamilton project. Check out the video for “A Better Place” below (and don’t forget to notice the HUGE modular synth rack!). Sub Pop artists Clipping have recently released a debut album for the imprint.