Alibi V.22 No.30 • July 25-31, 2013 
Futilitarian

Four Up

Whether you’re craving booty bass, grindcore, crust, melodic metal, Afro-Cuban/Latin jazz, a local podcast or scrap metal and oscillation-based industrial composition, Four Up has you covered.
"Popsicle of love / Gimme gimme gimme one of those (hoo!)"
Pink Sherbert Photography

Aural Fixation

I Scream, You Scream

Stream our summery ice cream playlist while savoring your favorite quiescently frozen treat.

Sonic Reducer

Kirin J Callinan Embracism · David Lynch The Big Dream · Gauntlet Hair Stills

This week music writer M. Brianna Stallings listened to new releases by Kirin J Callinan, David Lynch and Gauntlet Hair.
Courtesy of the Artist

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Special Beat Service

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. …
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