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CHIEF GHOUL: Using Haunting, Sparse Production to Record a Raw Masterpiece

CHIEF GHOUL Making The Most of Haunting, Sparse Production to Record a Raw Masterpiece “When you get discouraged, use it and don’t let it defeat you.” Lee Miles aka Chief Ghoul is no stranger to introspection. I’m sleeping on a bed of nails, but when I get home, I’ll have a story to tell (“Bed […]Read More »

Karmin Dish On Their Road to Independence, Play Boston Tomorrow

Karmin, the brassy duo known for their bracing rhythms and pop plushness, made the plunge from major label to independent artists late last year. Leaving Epic Records—the label that released their debut album Pulses—was indeed stressful for musicians Nick Noonan and Amy Heidemann. However, Heidemann admits that they managed to find salvation in the stars. […]Read More »

LISTEN NOW: SOMEONE STILL LOVES YOU BORIS YELTSIN DROPS "THE HIGH COUNTRY"

SOMEONE STILL LOVES YOU BORIS YELTSIN Injects Raw Energy Into New LP By Letting Go Of Studio Perfectionism  The High Country by Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin It has been ten years since the initial release of their widely acclaimed debut Broom – so there is no doubt the music of Someone Still Loves […]Read More »

THE MIKE + RUTHY BAND Discuss The Work/Family Balancing Act

THE MIKE + RUTHY BAND How to Manage The Work/Family Balancing Act While Touring & Recording Bright As You Can by The Mike + Ruthy Band Welcome to the family. When I spoke with Mike and Ruthy, it felt like I was taking a trip down memory lane, chatting with good friends and family about […]Read More »

CHASTITY BELT: Making The Most of Seattle’s DIY Community & Leading Rock’s Feminist Charge

CHASTITY BELT Making The Most of Seattle’s DIY Community & Leading Rock’s Feminist Charge  Time to Go Home by Chastity Belt Like a prettily manicured hand wrapped tight after a brawl, Seattle’s Chastity Belt flexes a gauzy and bruised, unapologetically girly riot grrrl glee. Their March release Time To Go Home is an intoxicating blend […]Read More »

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