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Ramonda Hammer

EP Review: Ramonda Hammer – Destroyers

The L.A. quartet Ramonda Hammer just released a gem of a 5 song EP that is full of tight rhythms and guttural vocals. The band’s Destroyers EP melds the past and present with trickles of 90’s indie grunge laid across [...]

September 19, 2017 New Music, Reviews
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Album Review: Soccer Mommy – Collection

Nashville b/w New York resident, Sophie Allison has been making a name for herself in the DIY community for a few years now as Soccer Mommy. She’s been using bandcamp as her platform to chronicle her life’s most intimate moments. [...]

September 1, 2017 Live, Reviews
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Album Review: The Cryptkeeper Five – The Stronghold

Deeply rooted in the New Jersey music scene, The Cryptkeeper 5 are celebrating their 9th studio album release titled The Stronghold. If it’s taken you this long to listen to this hardworking group of babes, you picked one delicious album [...]

August 30, 2017 New Music, Reviews
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EP Review: Fruit & Flowers – Drug Tax

When you go to the beach you can always be assured that there will be some form of waves, sand and a hefty dose of salt. The ocean is constantly throwing surprises our way from little sea glass tokens to [...]

August 28, 2017 New Music, Reviews
The Drums

Album Review: The Drums – Abysmal Thoughts

There are those bands that nest their way into your brain just to rear their heads out when the pools are cool and the sun is hot. If I had to choose a theme song for the start of the [...]

June 26, 2017 New Music, Reviews
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Album Review: Sharkmuffin – Tsuki

So basically, what happens when you have a rad duo from Brooklyn b/w of the Jersey Shore pair up with an equally great backing band and they hit the road and tour the hell out of themselves? I’m sure you [...]

May 8, 2017 New Music, Reviews
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Album Review: The Fake Boys – I Love My Life When You’re Around

Lowell, Massachusetts’s three piece The Fake Boys did things a little differently this time around. The band had a bunch of songs recorded and ended up needing to press a double album. So they tapped into their fan base setting [...]

January 19, 2017 New Music, Reviews
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Album Review: The Regrettes – Feel Your Feelings, Fool!

Are you ready for this? The Regrettes are a Los Angeles based quartet along the lines of Shannon and the Clams meets Hinds crossed with La Luz and Hunx and His Punx made up of ALL TEENAGERS. “Whatever, that’s cool,” [...]

January 9, 2017 New Music, Reviews
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Album Review: Mannequin Pussy – Romantic

Photo Credit: Scott Troyan Romantic can be defined as “thinking about love and doing and saying things to show you love someone.” But what about when that feeling of romance is gone, what is left? Is romance fleeting? What happens [...]

November 8, 2016 New Music, Reviews
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EP Review: Magana – Golden Tongue

Golden Tongue is the quick, delicate, heartbreaking debut EP from Brooklyn’s Jeni Magana. It takes the moodiest elements of Torres, Angel Olsen and Sharon Van Etten knitting them into a collective of dark and punchy tunes. There is a smokiness [...]

November 2, 2016 New Music, Reviews