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by Rebecca Rudnyk – I’m going to show my cards here and, admittedly, it’s quite an uncomfortable exercise. For once, I didn’t do my homework and went into a show nearly blind. No content research, no reading of the play, nothing. Because it was the ultimate result, I’d like toRead More →

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by Carly Schorman – Poster Parents “Hostility” This Phoenix 4-piece combines crunchy guitars and call-it-out punk vocals on their new summer single, “Hostility”, which just came out this month. Clocking in at under 90-seconds, the track is more like a bright burst of energy rather than an abrasive show ofRead More →

No Volcano “Sad Generator” Facebook – Instagram – Bandcamp Julez “Lookin’ Through” Facebook – Twitter – Instagram – Bandcamp Paper Foxes “Tell Me (How You Feel)” Facebook – Twitter – Instagram Mahalia “I Wish I Missed My Ex” Facebook – Twitter – Instagram The Braves “How The Money Rolls In” Facebook –Read More →

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by Brandon Kellum – Well hello there. It’s been a while since the last installment of Lesson Learned but that’s only because I’ve been out there learning lessons. Today we’re going to dive into measuring growth as an artist. Growth is subjective and different for everyone, so what we’re reallyRead More →

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GLOB is pretty darn neat. A three-piece, A/V band that dabbles in experimentalambientelectronicdrone is right up our alley so we couldn’t be more excited about premiering their new live album FORM, we were all about it. FORM was recorded during FORM 2018, the music festival held in the desert eco-cityRead More →

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War Twins “American Kids” Facebook – Twitter – Instagram  Sundressed “So Poetic” Facebook – Twitter – Instagram  The Limit Club “Painless” Facebook – Twitter – Instagram Sheer Calm “Mantle Piercer” Facebook– Instagram NEEDS “Everybody Makes Me Steaks” Facebook – Twitter – Instagram Grenadeers “Bending Bricks” Facebook – Twitter – Instagram TheRead More →

by  Logan Lowrey-Rasmussen – World Music: What the fuck does that mean? For most of my existence on this burning rock and within the walls of Zia Records, the “world” section has always been this bizarre shelf usually located by the “electronic” and “country” sections where even the most seasoned aficionadosRead More →

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by Carly Schorman – Erin Rae “Putting on Airs” If you don’t know Erin Rae yet, you better make that a priority today. This Tennessee-raised songwriter approaches modern indie folk like she’s stringing together a flower wreath in 1971.  There’s something forthright about the earthy Americana of Erin Rae andRead More →

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Myrlin “The Message” Facebook – Twitter – Instagram Classified “Powerless” Facebook – Twitter – Instagram HYPR BST “Do That” Facebook – Twitter – Instagram Sophiegrophy “Bag” Facebook – Twitter – Instagram – Spotify 77Cousins “Black Cat” Facebook – Twitter – Instagram Shan Vincent de Paul “The Sacred” Facebook – Twitter –Read More →