RIG TIME! – Reborn

RIG TIME! – Reborn

I’ll never forget the first time I saw RIG TIME! My ska band was playing a DIY festival in Fort Wayne. It was one of those days where everyone in the room was either playing in a band, watching the merch table, or helping with the festival. As disappointing as...
Interview: Oyarsa

Interview: Oyarsa

Two weeks ago, I had the privilege of seeing the first-ever live set by Oyarsa, a new doomgaze/post rock project from Noah Sheaffer (also of Eaves) and Joe McElroy (formerly of Comrades). I loved their previous bands, so when I heard that they were playing together, I...
Ashenspire – Hostile Architecture

Ashenspire – Hostile Architecture

When I come to a metal record, there are a few instruments I expect to hear: shredding electric guitars, powerful bass, dominating drums, maybe some keyboard, maybe some flourishes of strings. But what I absolutely do not expect is a saxophone. Especially not a...
Launder – Happening

Launder – Happening

The past few years have been rough on everyone, but anyone committed to sobriety has had a uniquely tough go. The world fell apart around them and they were left without the coping mechanisms they had relied on—self-destructive though they may have been. Many people...