More Eaze – Spiraling

More Eaze – Spiraling

More Eaze has been a busy sound bug so far this year. Spiraling is the electronic artist’s third release this year and the second offering from experimental record label Orange Milk. Although it is somewhat of a departure from More Eaze’s previous ambient works,...
Hebdo – Stop Motion Times

Hebdo – Stop Motion Times

There was a moment while listening to Joey Hebdo’s latest record Stop Motion Times when the self-proclaimed “adventure folk” singer-songwriter’s message sonically encompassed my entire car while driving down the highway. Between the tracks “Floodline” and...
Sweet Teeth – Body Weather

Sweet Teeth – Body Weather

Applying deconstruction toward musical interpretation is a rational method that can be approached in more than one practice. The explicit method is one that’s rooted in praxis. (think music reviews). The often overlooked method – at least from a critic’s standpoint –...
Pearly – Silver of the Mirror

Pearly – Silver of the Mirror

Any discussion of winding roads and film will center around the iconic Hollywood staple Mulholland Drive. The winding, 55-mile-long road prominently exists in depictions of Los Angeles fantasies and realities. There’s a discordance to the road. It’s host to the houses...
ALoe Vera – Opaque

ALoe Vera – Opaque

Back in October, I entered a months-long depressive cycle that is finally just waning now. This meant I missed a stacked Sunday bill at Columbus laundromat-venue Dirty Dungarees in November, a setlist that included alternative rappers Kali Dreamer (who was covered in...