Speak Into My Good Eye

All posts by Chelsea Conte


Album Review: iji – Bubble

iji (pronounced “eehee”) seems like it is a constantly changing form shifting into different beings throughout its time as a band. The mastermind behind the melodic pop eccentricities is none other than multi-instrumentalist/songwriter Zach Burba of Seattle, Washington. iji has [...]

July 28, 2016 New Music, Reviews
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Album Review: Wymond Miles – Call By Night

Photo Credit: James Holden Warning: this is not the summer party record you’ve been waiting for. In fact, it doesn’t sound much like a summer album at all. But what Wymond Miles’ Call by Night does sound like is an [...]

July 15, 2016 New Music, Reviews
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Album Review – Pale Dian – Narrow Birth

All around us, there is space. Whether it is literal space or figurative space, outer space or distance space. On Narrow Birth, the debut record from Pale Dian, the band does a fierce job of creating this weird idea of [...]

July 6, 2016 New Music, Reviews
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Album Review: Amy Klein – Fire

Photo Credit: Noe Kidder Amy Klein is on fire. The New Jersey native is opting for something new with the release of her debut solo record, Fire, out now via Don Giovanni Records. The album encompasses Klein’s knack for poetry and [...]

June 15, 2016 New Music, Reviews

EP Review: SLØTFACE – Sponge State

Norway’s Sløtface have made their mark with their high octane EP, Sponge State. With raucous shouts, jangly hooks and pop lined punk riffs this four piece sure know how to deliver. Formed in 2012, vocalist Haley Shea and guitarist Tor-Arne [...]

May 31, 2016 New Music, Reviews
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Album Review: free cake for every creature – Talking Quietly Of Anything With You

Katie Bennett crafts quiet, tasty indie-pop songs that sound like they were pulled from the pages of her journal. What started as a secret collection of songs has now morphed into a project that’s warm and inviting, just like a [...]

May 27, 2016 New Music, Reviews
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Album Review: Pinkwash – Collective Sigh

Pinkwash is a band built off of motive. They want you to grasp what they’re trying to say by putting a shit load of feeling into their music. It hurts and it’s brash and it’s loud but it’ll get you. [...]

May 20, 2016 New Music, Reviews
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Album Review: Pity Sex – White Hot Moon

Pity Sex could not have found a name better suited for them. The Ann Arbor quartet sound exactly as their moniker suggests: terribly sad yet exhilarating. It’s a rush but also turbo melancholy. In an attempt to follow the path [...]

May 13, 2016 New Music, Reviews
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Album Review: The Smoking Trees – The Archer and The Bull

Have you ever been to California? Or how about time traveling on a unicorn’s back? Ever wonder what it was like to be present in the 1960’s dancing in fields and making friends wherever you went? You can find it [...]

May 2, 2016 New Music, Reviews
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Album Review: Homeless Apians – Mr. Sun

It’s always important to remember to be kind to the earth; it’s our home. With Earth Day approaching fast, we can utilize small ways to make our lives more sustainable. Unplug our chargers while they aren’t in use, bring our [...]

April 13, 2016 New Music, Reviews