music


V.23 No.11 | 3/13/2014

Sonic Reducer

Trust Joyland · Axxa/Abraxas Axxa/Abraxas · Eagulls Eagulls

This week we listened to new releases from Trust, Axxa/Abraxas and Eagulls. Now with A/V previews!

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Music

Welcome to SXSW 1989

The music leg of SXSW 2014 is kicking off this week. What was it like 25 years ago? Take a look. (Thanks to our old pal and former graphic designer Ari for putting this on her Facebooks for me to steal!)

V.23 No.10 | 3/6/2014

Sonic Reducer

Ava Luna Electric Balloon · ScHoolboy Q Oxymoron · Slough Feg Digital Resistance

This week we listened to new albums by Ava Luna, ScHoolboy Q and Slough Feg. Now with A/V previews!

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news

The Daily Word in bitcoins, bugs and brain tumors.

Russia is becoming a real problem.

Who won at the 2014 Academy Awards? Did Devin O’Leary guess right?

Sleep and longevity are closely linked.

A baby’s brain tumor had teeth.

You should eat more bugs.

Iranian law allows for creative sentencing.

How’s that bitcoin thing working for you?

Watch a cute panda cub play with a ball.

Try this new deep-fried confection.

Springsteen does Lorde.

Pecans like this weather, at least.

Texting while driving is now illegal in New Mexico.

Rio Rancho votes tomorrow.

What’s happening today?

Happy birthday, James Doohan.

V.23 No.9 | 2/27/2014

Sonic Reducer

St. Vincent St. Vincent · Beck Morning Phase · Cibo Matto Hotel Valentine

This week we listened to new releases from St. Vincent, Beck and Cibo Matto. Now with A/V previews!

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Book Review

Keep Calm and Read

Review by Samantha Anne Carrillo

The Jesus Lizard Book

Vicarious thrills await disciples of Yow and co. in this gorgeous trip down memory lane.

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V.23 No.8 | 2/20/2014
Carlos Núñez rocks the gaita
Courtesy of the artist

Arts Feature

Your Secret Celtic Heart

Let Galician musician Carlos Núñez uncover it

By Holly von Winckel
Carlos Núñez’ mission is to share the lilting, fluid music of Galicia and other Celtic traditions, and he’s been working on it since he first picked up a gaita 35 years ago.

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Sonic Reducer

Guided by Voices Motivational Jumpsuit · Chicano Batman Cycles of Existential Rhyme · The Unsemble The Unsemble

By August March
This week we listened to new releases from Guided by Voices, Chicano Batman and The Unsemble. Now with A/V previews!

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