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Orange Aurora – Dracula Coil (Rok Lok Records)

Musical Content: Orange Aurora’s sound is described as “bedroom shoegaze,” due to the home recording technique and the dreamy guitar pop that they create. Dracula Coil is rich with reverb … Continue reading

June 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

Cassette Love is Back!

Last week, I quietly closed Cassette Love. It was getting too much for me… I had a huge backlog of cassettes to review, and was working on a Cassette Love … Continue reading

June 23, 2014 · 1 Comment

Dementia And Hope Trails/Boar/Bob Bellerue – The Three Pound Enigma (Null Religion Records)

Musical Content: This split cassette offers a very interesting juxtaposition of ambient styles. Dementia and Hope Trails sets the tone for the album with guitar drone ambiance that could be perfect for … Continue reading

May 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Germany Army – Barrineans (Lava Church)

Musical Content: German Army’s Barrineans is intense, dense and distorted. The samples, beats and synths buzzingly mesh together into a compressed muck of synthy goodness. Vocals, mostly spoken word, are slowed … Continue reading

May 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Tapes and Tubes – 27 (Tapes and Tubes)

Musical Content: Producing and recording an album in a home studio is no easy feat, but that’s exactly what Austin Potter of Tapes and Tubes has done, three times. Located in Olympia, … Continue reading

May 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Divine Shell – Sleep Buzz (Null Religion Records)

Musical Content: Take a stroll outside on a rainy night with this cassette in your Walkman. There’s a lot to explore in this effort by Divine Shell: the work of Derek Setzer. … Continue reading

May 4, 2014 · 1 Comment

Sean Patrick Sullivan – Devil Knows: Selected Demons (Juniper Tree Songs)

  Musical Content: Remember that scene in The Blair Witch Project where they find the kid in the basement of an abandoned house just staring into the corner? Well, if that … Continue reading

April 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

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