Music-making and mashups in one seamless mix.
Is a DJ a musician? Some say yes, some say no. If you say yes, what happens when the DJ ditches the turntable and kicks on the Serato? Are they still musicians? And what about the Pioneer CDJ folks? Or the Apple core crowd? Are they musicians too?The question is as old as disco and has been revived ... More >>
On its seventh studio album, New Jersey titan Thursday reinvents the post-hardcore wheel.
Songs in A&E (Universal)
I can't remember what set it off now, but I've been on a massive shoegaze-revisiting kick lately, diggin' up the lovely space-rock extravaganzas I first zoned out to as a teenager. True fans of this stuff in Miami can probably be counted on my and maybe a friend's fingers and toes. (Hopefully some n ... More >>
Grab a slice of 2004's best roots music while it's still hot.
The Secret Machines ride a wave of good press; can record sales be far behind?
Whirlaway wants to let go of the shoegaze label
Treader Oddities (Thirsty Ear)