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Interview With Pill: Feminist-Art Punks Discuss Noise-Fueled Debut “Convenience” – A Thought-Provoking Call To Political and Personal Action

NYC’s feminist art-punk four piece Pill have a big, bold and urgent sound that plays like a call to action — to stand up for what you believe and exercise your freedoms. The band’s debut full-length Convenience was released August 19 via Mexican Summer and it propels their passionate socio-political concerns and unwavering artistic expressions. Pill doesn’t shy […]

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Stream Django Django’s new single “First Light”

Django Django are back with more mind-melting brilliance. The Scottish four-piece, known for their psychedelic art-rock, make their highly anticipated return with a fresh new single titled, “First Light.” Starting things up with an 80s-esque darkwave bassline, Django Django quickly bring some light into the track with their addictive harmonies. “First Light” is a sneak […]

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Win Tickets to Wire at the Echoplex – Nov. 17

Wire is perhaps one of the most influential bands that had come out of England in the 70s. Their debut album, Pink Flag, contains songs that are diverse in mood and style, yet use a minimalist punk approach with unorthodox song structures. Since the beginning, Wire hailed supreme; they exhibited a steady development from raucous […]

Win Tickets to Sea Wolf at the El Rey Theatre – June 21, 2013

Sea Wolf has evolved from music coming from Alex Brown Church’s living room to a full bodied musical entity filled with passion to burn. His music is a blend of swirling melodies, literary ballads, and damaged art-rock composition. Each song on Leaves in the River, is reminiscent of his love story in Montreal and paints […]

Win Tickets to Ariel Pink at First Unitarian Church – June 21, 2013

After years of recording, Ariel Pink makes his official Paw Tracks debut with “The Doldrums”. Originally it was a handmade CD-R released by Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti, and was discovered by Animal Collective. It immediately became a favorite. Pink self records at home with only a guitar, keyboard, and 9-track. His music is highly addictive, […]

Battles with Nisennenmondai at the Glass House (Oct. 16, 2011) – Photos & Show Review

Blends of different music, no matter how different or eclectic, can always create perfect harmony, as long as they are arranged well. This is what bands like Nisennenmondai and Battles strive to do, and last Sunday’s show at The Glass House in Pomona was yet another demonstration of their skill. A group entitled CGAK was […]