SLC Songstress Punks Up the Uke
Jessica Davis on code and categories
We gabbed with uke-thrash soloist Jessica Davis, a.k.a. S.L.F.M., about touring, acronyms, secrets and uncertainty.
Golden Girl and Friends Throw No Fun Dance Party
DJ Bea played Song Roulette with us in celebration of her jam-packed weekend DJ schedule.
Jozef van Wissem & Jim Jarmusch The Mystery of Heaven · Rolo Tomassi Astraea · Joe Martinez More More Rock'N'Roll
This week, we listened to Jozef van Wissem & Jim Jarmusch, Rolo Tomassi and Joe Martinez.
Flyer on the Wall
Artist Chelsea Wrightson’s flyer invites fans of women-powered media to shake their groove thing to benefit Neblina.
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The English Beat • ska
Here's a brief on a band with three names, but unlike Eliot's bunch, these dudes are not a coterie of cats. At home across the pond, they're known as the Beat. In the land down under, kindly refer to them as the British Beat. Here in 'Merica, we call them the English Beat. But no matter what you call them, this estimable ensemble that still includes founder and guitarist Dave Wakeling—but not vocalist Ranking Roger—was partially responsible for the upsurge in popularity that two-tone ska saw on both sides of the Atlantic during the '80s and '90s. …