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Earlier this year you may have heard journalist-turned-songstress Anika's cover of Chromatics' "In The City" for her Geoff Barrow produced EP on Stones Throw. It was a fantastic cover, and now it has…   Read Story »
Beak> have been keeping busy since their album last year. After producing the Anika cover of Chromatics' "In The City," they now have a new 10" single coming out for Record Store Day. The single…   Read Story »
Anika's follows up her 2011 self-titled debut with an eponymous EP and its first single is a cover of Chromatics' "In The City." On it Anika takes her brand of post-punk/no wave and rubs it all over…   Read Story »
Portishead production mastermind Geoff Barrow also leads and plays drums in the live-improv krautrock trio Beak>, and they've got a new 7" single called "Mono" coming later this year. The churning,…   Read Story »
Though his best-known band Portishead got the rightful shine at last year's ATP NJ, Geoff Barrow's other outfit -- or maybe other other outfit, depending on how you look at it -- showcased a lean,…   Read Story »
Jeff Mangum has justifiably been getting the lion's share of the attention surrounding the I'll Be Your Mirror festival; when a reclusive indie god comes out of hiding, it's a big deal. But the…   Read Story »
At this point people know what to expect from Kutscher's: The faded Catskills resort's crumbling walls held together by mold, broken everything (we were forced to do our own DIY toilet plumbing,…   Read Story »
When the All Tomorrow's Parties festival first launched, the idea of canonizing an iconic album with a track-for-track live performance was still a novel concept. A decade later the album-recreation…   Read Story »