Monthly Archives: October 2012

Single Serving: SBTRKT – Terminal

October 4th, 2012

This previously unreleased track from masked producer SBTRKT was released on the Internet the a few days ago with little in the way of explanation. The description on SBTRKT’s Soundcloud page merely reads: “tales from the studio” with no other information provided. It’s a crisp, bubbly driver with surprisingly low emphasis on that big bassy […]

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Single Serving: Memory Tapes – Sheila

October 3rd, 2012

I thought Memory Tapes’ debut Seek Magic was pure magic. It was one of those few records that was so good and so exciting it could inspire a whole new genre. Personally, I can still spend hours transfixed listening to that LP with a good pair of headphones. Unfortunately, his follow up, Player Piano, was somewhat disappointing. […]

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Musical Pairings: Dum Dum Girls – End of Daze

October 2nd, 2012

As the title implies, End of Daze documents Los Angeles’ Dum Dum Girls at moment of change in their career and front-woman Dee Dee at a turning point in her life. Indeed, it’s notable that of the five tracks on Dum Dum Girls’ End of Daze EP, three are leftovers recorded following the sessions for […]

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Chile-Spiked Shrimp and Beans with Basil and Pistachios: Onward

October 2nd, 2012

I started throwing lots of things away recently. Old magazines, high school t-shirts I’ve been holding onto since — well — high school, pre-adulthood bank statements, and little trinkets I didn’t even realize I still had. I’d always thought that the reason I never got rid of these sorts of things was because I was […]

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Single Serving: Dead Times – Future Selves

October 1st, 2012

Just found this hot groove from LA-producer Dead Times over on Bad Panda Records website. It’s a crisp, spacious, and feather-soft r&b jam that just rolls around gently in your ear canals like it owns the place. Oh, and since it’ll likely make a home there (in your ear canals that is), it’ll probably lead […]

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