Olio Festival Preview

There is so much to do at Olio this year that it’s hard to decide which shows to attend. We figured we’d help narrow it…

Malahat Revue

The Malahat Revue is like one of those all-star superhero teams that will get together and join forces only for very special occasions. Comprised of…

Folk Fest

About ten feet to my left, beside the squatting pine, Kevin Smith is hippie dancing. Well, not quite Kevin Smith, but a pudgy guy with…

DJ Tameil

DJ Tameil is one of the most highly respected Jersey / Baltimore Club producers. A prolific producer and active DJ, he performs at the hottest…

Sleepless in Salmo

Contrary to what you may or may not have been told, Shambhala Music Festival is not held in outer space. But considering its remoteness, heart-stopping…

Black Mountain

Discorder: Wilderness Heart comes out on Sept. 14. Would you say it’s your best work so far? Steve McBean: I don’t know. It just fits…

DJ Tameil

Beat Dat DJ Tameil is one of the most highly respected Baltimore Club producers. A prolific producer and active DJ, he performs at the hottest…

Brasstronaut

Slow Knots Did you catch Brasstronaut at China Cloud? If you missed it here’s what it looked like. Sounded pretty good, too.

Under Review

Women

Public Strain (Flemish Eye)

Jaill

That’s How We Burn

SSRIs

Effeminate Godzilla-Sized Windchimes

RatTail

George Mounsey EP

JDH

Arms Legs Feet

Stars

The Five Ghosts

Columns

Editor’s Note

That "we listen to a surprising amount of rap" magazine from CiTR 101.9 FM

Real Live Action

Bear in Heaven

with Twin Sister & The Whitsundays, July 24 @ Biltmore Cabaret

Quintron

w/ Thee Manipulators & Channels 3x4

Royal Canoe

w/ Forest City Lovers & Yoncalia Drain

Mezamazing

w/ Ben Rogers, Hyaenas DJs & Double Doux