The party hits Bushwick this weekend at the Onderdonk House. From Gothamist: Enjoy a host of bands, great food, and beer at the two-day Out In The Streets Fest, which will take over the stately grounds of Ridgewood/Bushwick’s Onderdonk House with multiple live stages. Local legends So So Glos are topping the bill, along with […]
This is the first weekend in which David Bowie no longer exists (and now, also tragically, Alan Rickman); still a hard concept to process. As the great man said, “I know when to go out, and when to stay in”, might I suggest the former this weekend. I’m not giving you much chance to put on your […]
New York City’s best post-hardcore band, Big Ups, will release the follow-up to their criminally underrated debut LP Eighteen Hours of Static, entitled Before a Million Universes on March 4 via Exploding In Sound Records. They quietly released the record’s first blistering single, “Capitalized” a month ago. It’s a great track, but the bass-heavy “National […]
Brooklyn-based record label Exploding In Sound offer a veritable oasis of talent on their roster, and they want to say “thank you for being a friend” in the form of a series of shows in New York and Boston this week. Details are below the jump along with ticket links.
Chris Quartly is headed down to Austin Psych Fest this weekend for three days of peyote-fueled vibing to the likes of The 13th Floor Elevators, Jesus and Mary Chain and Lightning Bolt, so I’ll be filling in for this week’s edition of “Top 5 Shows of the Weekend.” I promise 84% more emo/pop-punk and two […]
“Over the Counter” is a column focused on new and interesting music that isn’t heavily featured on major music blogs. In this edition: Super Unison, Antwon, Föllakzoid, and Big Ups.
Noisy pop punks Joanna Gruesome are following up their awesome debut LP, last year’s Weird Sister, with a gold split 12″ on their own label Reeks of Effort with Trust Fund (it will be released in the US on HHBTM). Each band are contributing 3 tracks, and you can listen to Joanna Gruesome‘s first below. It’s just what you’ve come to expect […]