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Ash @ The Echo (1/31) & The Casbah (2/1)

The musical galaxy abhors a vacuum…or at least it should. In a year when the nominees for Best Rock Grammies included Led Zeppelin, Paul McCartney, Black Sabbath, David Bowie, and Neil Young, it is flagrantly apparent that the world of … Continue reading

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Shugo Tokumaru @ The Echo 7/12/2013

Comparisons to Cornelius are inevitable–there are more than a few similarities. Shugo is a slight Japanese music wizard who has a sweet voice and an unabashed obsession with sound. He writes soaring, breezy, densely-packed pop songs, some with a delicate … Continue reading

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Patrick Wolf & Zola Jesus @ Culture Collide, Day 2 10/5/12

Patrick Wolf [photo by Aida Daneshvar] Patrick Wolf [photo by Aida Daneshvar] Zola Jesus [photo by Aida Daneshvar] Zola Jesus [photo by Aida Daneshvar] Zola Jesus [photo by Aida Daneshvar]

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Violet Tremors/Soft Metals/Blouse @ Part Time Punks 1/22/12

Violet Tremors opened the night with an air-tight set of claustrophobic minimal wave. Straight-forward beats and heavy baselines reminiscent of Cabaret Voltaire and Absolute Body Control had me dancing immediately. There were some subtle elements that reminded me of Adult.’s … Continue reading

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