Small Black & Painted Palms Tour, Include NY Dates

It wasn’t that long ago since Small Black performed in our neck-of-the-woods (twice) but fans of the chillwave group won’t have to wait very long to see them. The band is hitting the road again this Fall for a nationwide tour. They will be touring alongside Painted Palms, a California-based pop group whose musical style is congruent […]

Beet Box Radio: September 2015

Beet Box Radio is back with a high-powered rotation for September. Listen in and join us to see a handful of these featured artists live over the next few months. 9.15 Beet Box Radio Beat Connection – “So Good” Project 3, Mercury Lounge, 11/25 Pure Bathing Culture – “Pray For Rain” Pray For Rain, Baby’s All Right, […]

Widowspeak, Small Black @ Brooklyn Bowl, 6/30/15

There was something for everyone at Brooklyn Bowl last Tuesday. Fans of all walks of the indie scene had grooves to sway to. Eternal Summers supplied us with a dreamy lo-fi cocktail to start out with. The dance portion of the evening came next with the chillwave aficionados that comprise Small Black. And finally, Widowspeak completed […]

Matt Esposito’s Favorite Tracks of 2014

2014 is merely hours away from being a thing of the past. Before time runs out, I’d like to reflect on some of individual tracks that perfectly defined this year in music for me. These are the tunes that got stick and in my head and simply would not leave, and still haven’t left. Here […]

Dinowalrus Album Release Show @ Mercury Lounge, 6/8/14

Nobody induces psychedelic new wave flashbacks these days quite like Dinowalrus. After sufficiently establishing themselves with their second full length, Best Behavior in 2012, the band has resurfaced this year with a brand new album, Complexion. After playing New York shows fairly regularly since last year, Sunday June 8 at Mercury Lounge was devoted to the new […]

Small Black @ Bowery Ballroom, 4/13/14

Small Black has been Brooklyn’s shining star of chill synth music for some time. They struck again on April 1, releasing their new Real People EP that featured several collaborations with Frankie Rose. They closed the book on a US tour with fellow Brooklynites, Snowmine, on Sunday April 13. The first performer of the evening was Estonian […]

The Hudson Project Announces Initial Lineup

We were one of the first to introduce you to The Hudson Project, an inaugural celebration of music and arts to take place at the Winston Farm in nearby Saugerties, NY. We left you mostly in the dark because, truthfully, we were left in the dark. Racing minds can rest easy tonight because the initial […]