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This past weekend brought the Pioneertown edition of the Woodsist Festival, now in its second year. The label delivered several bands to the Southern California desert location, including Foxygen,…   Read Story »
Peaking Lights made a name for themselves with 2011's wide-ranging 936 and expanded their sound even further on the following year's Lucifer. In the time since that album's release, they've mainly…   Read Story »
This past weekend Austin Psych Fest hosted a ton of great bands that generally would fall under the umbrella of being psychedelic. That is a gratefully wide definition which led to a varied and…   Read Story »
Miley Cyrus has long been a fan of the Flaming Lips. She's been tweeting their lyrics for years and has called Wayne Coyne one of her favorite artists of all time. For his part, the OKC psych-rock…   Read Story »
Arp, aka bedroom composer Alexis Georgopoulos, just released an album called MORE that forgoes his former synthetic tendencies for a tactile combo of piano, cello, and guitar. But for their remix of…   Read Story »
This weekend, the Brooklyn-based record label Mexican Summer will celebrate five years in business with a two-day, indoor-outdoor festival featuring label artists, alumni, and friends at Pioneer…   Read Story »
When the Wisconsin duo Peaking Lights remixes a track, they usually slather on a few layers of dubby synth-haze. But in reworking the Montreal band Young Galaxy's effervescent single "Pretty Boy,"…   Read Story »
From a New Yorker-in-January's point of view, the Sonos Studio's single biggest attribute is that it is in La Brea, which is a place where it is not 2º at the moment. GOOD JOB, SPIN MUSIC GROUP &…   Read Story »
Next Thursday 1/24, SPIN Music Group, Stereogum, and Sonos Studio present Unmuted, featuring a performance by Stereogum40 alums Merchandise in an intimate Los Angeles gallery space . The Tampa…   Read Story »
Earlier this month, Wisconsin production duo Peaking Lights released Lucifer In Dub, an album of dubbed-out versions of tracks from their already-trippy 2012 LP Lucifer. "Beautiful Son," the married…   Read Story »