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“Idol Omen” by Glass Ghost – Album Review

Now this is some straight up chill music. Check out this awesomely creepy Brooklyn duo Glass Ghost. As I listened to their debut album “Idol Omen,” at times it felt like the soundtrack to a dark fairytale with its growing  influx of pounding drums and magical chimes. Front-man Eliot Krimsky sings with a haunting falsetto […]

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Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson 2009 US Fall Tour Dates!

My favorite Brooklyn indie crooner, Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson, is on tour! Finally, I’ll get to see him live and I suggest you check the dates below for a show nearest you. This guy is absolutely amazing. With members of Grizzly Bear and TV On The Radio’s Kyp Malone up in the mix on his […]

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“Summer of Fear” by Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson

Brooklyn’s emotive indie crooner, Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson (MBAR) made quite the impression last summer with his self-titled debut album. With members of Grizzly Bear and TV On The Radio’s, Kyp Malone assisting in the creation, they’ve once again come through to lend their skills to his second studio album, “Summer of Fear.” Moving from […]

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Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson Announces US Dates With Bob Mould

Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson first caught my ear back in 08′ with the release of his self-title debut album recorded and produced by both Kyp Malone and Grizzly Bear. Now the Brooklyn crooner is set to release his new LP “Summer of Fear” on Oct. 20, off Saddle Creek Records. “Summer of Fear” is what […]

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“The Wheel” by Andrew Vladeck – Album Review

With the release of his new album “The Wheel,” Andrew Vladeck reminds me a bit of Bob Dylan with a dash of Elvis Costello. Not just in the sound and style of his music, but in the way his very real lyrics tell a story. With similar traits of some of the greatest American folk […]

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Sean Bones “Dancehall” Video

I’m all about the Sean Bones and you should be too. His new album “Rings” just dropped! Track for track, it’s all the goods and I highly suggest you get your grimy hands on it. But until then, check out his sweet new video for one of my favorite songs, “Dancehall.” There’s some skating, there’s […]

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“Rings” by Sean Bones – Album Review

I’m usually not one for reggae. In fact, the closest I ever get to listening to it is some Clash when Strummer was fusing some of his punk tunes with reggae/dub beats. That shit was hot! But every now and then I come across a bit of the genre that tickles my fancy. “Rings” by […]

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“Bitte Orca” by The Dirty Projectors

Brooklyn indie band, The Dirty Projectors has been creating a hott buzz in the indie music circuit. Their new album “Bitte Orca” is quite the experimental feat led by Dave Longstreth. The album explodes a plethora of unique sounds and genres fit to deliver an outstanding album. It’s like a working combo of R&B and […]

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The Black Lips Featuring GZA

The Black Lips get dirty with the GZA and I’m not sure if I like it . . . I think their song “The Drop I Hold” is better off sans the GZA. Don’t get me wrong, I’m down with the Brooklyn native, founder of the Wu, but I’m just not diggin’ this track. Listen […]

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