Let Now Praise Noise: An Increasingly Infrequent New Music Column

We’re making up for this column’s recent absence by telling you about all the new music this week, including Chis Cavoretto, Gang of Four, DOA, Mick Harvey, and more.

Pump Up The Jam: March 30, 2018

Post-punk, hardcore punk, and a few things in between. In this installment of Pump Up The Jam: Holy Wave, Blackwater Holylight, Fotocrime, Glaare, Shadowlands, Second Still, War on Women, and Ganser.

Cherry Red Reissues Punk + Prog Albums from Anti-Nowhere League + Hawkwind

We live in a world where major retailers are either drastically reducing or completely phasing out their CD sections, a world where rock and roll has been completely devalued by rampant streaming and piracy.

Playing to ‘A New Standard’: Exclusive Interview With Jazz Pianist Thompson T. Egbo-Egbo

Among family, friends, and his many acquaintances, Thompson T. Egbo-Egbo is known for his infectiously positive spirit, his playful hijinks, and a smile that absolutely lights up a room.

Pump Up The Jam: February 2, 2018

This week on Pump Up The Jam: IAMX, A Place To Bury Strangers, The Damned, The Birth Defects, Holy Motors, and Ty Segall.

Ty Segall Takes On ‘The Opposition’

Last fall, Ty Segall performed some solo acoustic shows in North America (including one in Toronto) and released some new tunes via Bandcamp. In December, he announced that these songs … Continue reading Ty Segall Takes On ‘The Opposition’

Pump Up The Jam: January 5, 2017

This week on Pump Up The Jam: Fischerspooner, The Birth Defects, Holy Motors, Priest, and JB Dunckel.

Faves of 2017: Composer JG Thirlwell

JG Thirlwell is a composer/producer/performer based in Brooklyn, NY. His discography is extensive under many pseudonyms including Foetus, Steroid Maximus, Manorexia, Baby Zizanie, Wiseblood, Clint Ruin and others. Thirlwell’s oeuvre … Continue reading Faves of 2017: Composer JG Thirlwell