Mickey & the Mountains A Mantle Piece It was just about six months ago that Phoenix 4-piece Mickey & the Mountains released the single “Fatigue” which means six months of waiting for fans to get their hands on the rest of the album. A Mantle Piece dropped back in January at anRead More →


Mickey & the Mountains “Fatigue” My bandcrush on Mickey & the Mountains started back with Creepy Martini, their 8-track debut from May of 2013. The latest single from the group, “Fatigue”, was released just last month. Mickey & the Mountains continue to push the experimental aspects of their sound: the dissonanceRead More →

This weekend marks the official launch of Rubber Brother Records, Phoenix’s newest and perhaps most promising music label. Yet another entity to emerge from the unceasingly creative mind of Robbie Pfeffer, Rubber Brother Records already signed many of the weird art bands I already love and a bunch of weirdRead More →

Saddles Shell Art It’s been almost two years since Saddles’ last release and the duo has stepped up their game. Considering Saddles always made quality music decidedly worth listening to, this is really saying something. Pop melodies blend into the thoughtfully textured, synthesizer-heavy instrumentals following more of the nu-gaze styleRead More →