Seth A. Smith’s OST for ‘The Crescent’ is New Wave Creepiness

Seth A. Smith’s soundtrack for his horror film, The Crescent, is an atmospheric piece of minimalist new wave. Like the movie itself, the score eschews sudden stingers and loud crashes … Continue reading Seth A. Smith’s OST for ‘The Crescent’ is New Wave Creepiness

Faves of 2017: Carol Borden, The Cultural Gutter

Carol Borden of The Cultural Gutter provides a list of her fave pop culture raves of 2017.

Holiday Gift Guide 2016: Pump Up The Jam

For my last Pump Up The Jam column of 2016, I thought I’d talk about six 2016 releases that would make excellent gifts for the discerning music lover in your … Continue reading Holiday Gift Guide 2016: Pump Up The Jam

Holiday Gift Guide 2016: For the “Hamilton” Fans In Your Life

Merry Christmas! Look, if you’re one of the high class tastemakers that visits BBP regularly, you’ve likely got friends and family who are fans of the single greatest musical to … Continue reading Holiday Gift Guide 2016: For the “Hamilton” Fans In Your Life

Pump Up The Jam: August 19, 2016

This week’s edition of “Pump Up The Jam” features A Band Aparte, Myrkur, Marching Church, Axis: Sova, Vallens, and more.

Pump Up The Jam: July 22, 2016

This week’s edition of “Pump Up The Jam” features Allie X, Ty Segall, and more.