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Williamsburg DIY venue Death By Audio, which became a staple in the Brooklyn scene after opening in 2007, has now closed its doors for the last time. On Saturday night, Lightning Bolt, JEFF The…   Read Story »
This all feels like a milestone, Dan Shea tells me. We're sitting in a back room of the Elk's Lodge basement, a dungeon-esque place with low ceilings and lower lighting. We're surrounded by stacks of…   Read Story »
Last year, the New York-based raga-psych sister act Prince Rama released one hell of a concept album. The retro-futuristic and compulsively listenable Top 10 Hits Of The End Of The World had ten…   Read Story »
This video from Julianna Barwick's Nepenthe release show at Judson Church is the most exquisitely gorgeous sound I've encountered in a long time. Barwick conjures "Crystal Lake" as an extended…   Read Story »
CBS, ABC, NBC, and other local NYC news outlets have been reporting on Prince Rama the past few days. Unfortunately this has not been because the mainstream media industry is suddenly enlightened by…   Read Story »
In Tom's great Album Of The Week piece on Prince Rama's Top 10 Hits Of The End Of The World, he says that this concept album allowed the sisterly group to "start investigating pop ideas, but ... in…   Read Story »
We just gave Album Of The Week to Prince Rama's sci-fi concept-piece Top 10 Hits Of The End Of The World, and now they've teamed with MOCAtv to make a video for their synth-damaged fantasia "Those…   Read Story »
It's not like I've spent a vast chunk of my life thinking about Brooklyn deep-psych sister-act Prince Rama, but when I have thought of them, I haven't always thought the nicest of things. At their…   Read Story »
Top 10 Hits Of The End Of The World, the forthcoming album from Brooklyn astral-rockers Prince Rama, has a fun and ridiculous concept: It's the band channeling the 10 different bands who have the…   Read Story »
On their ridiculous new concept album Top 10 Hits Of The End Of The World, Brooklyn raga-rock band Prince Rama channels 10 different, completely invented bands, all of whom supposedly died during the…   Read Story »