Ghettoblast From The Past: Craig Finn (Issue 42)

Since the year 2000, Ghettoblaster has been putting out a quarterly print magazine.  For Ghettoblast from the Past, we look back at the bands and artists that were showcased within these pages. From Issue 42, Vagrant’s Craig Finn by Jim Testa: To subscribe to Ghettoblaster Magazine or to pick up this issue, head over to our In Print page.  

Ghettoblast From The Past: The Gunshy/Golden Rules (Issue 42)

Since the year 2000, Ghettoblaster has been putting out a quarterly print magazine.  For Ghettoblast from the Past, we look back at the bands and artists that were showcased within these pages. From Issue 42, Sleep Recordings The Gunshy by Tim Anderl. Also from Issue 42, Lex Records Golden Rules by Tommy Johnson. To subscribe to Ghettoblaster Magazine or to pick up this … Continue reading Ghettoblast From The Past: The Gunshy/Golden Rules (Issue 42)

Kissy Shares Track “Killer Vibes”

Kissy isn’t just another pretty face. Based in NYC,  she is a pop/R&B vocalist best known as a touring and recording backing vocalist for artists like Sharon Jones, Charles Bradley, The Kills, and an ever increasing list of artists. “Killer Vibes” is the follow-up to Kissy’s debut single “Even If The Cops Come” and will be available on all digital platforms this Friday. … Continue reading Kissy Shares Track “Killer Vibes”

The Art of Rap festival announces dates (2016)

The Art of Rap festival follows in the footsteps of Ice-T’s critically acclaimed documentary film “The Art Of Rap”. True to the theme of the film this year’s The Art Of Rap Festival lineup features a who’s who of the history of Rap & Hip Hop. Public Enemy, Ice-T, Naughty by Nature, Mobb Deep, Grandmaster’s Furious 5 feat. Melle Mel … Continue reading The Art of Rap festival announces dates (2016)

Blessed to release EP, tour (2016)

Blessed recently announced their upcoming self titled EP will be self-released on May 20, a week into the band’s massive Canadian tour. The Vancouver based post-punk band’s debut is filled with knotted riffs and crushing dynamics, and their new single “Feel” will take you for a wild ride. Blessed use space and structure to their advantage as much as staccato … Continue reading Blessed to release EP, tour (2016)

Psychic Heat ready Sunshower, tour (2016)

Psychic Heat recently announced their full length debut Sunshower will be released on May 27 via High Dive Records. The Lawrence, KS quartet are sharing the album’s latest single “Elixir,” a disorienting psych rock odyssey, warped and bubbling with jangly good vibes. Sunshower is available for pre-order via High Dive’s webstore. Psychic Heat specialize in a energetic mix of garage punk … Continue reading Psychic Heat ready Sunshower, tour (2016)

Clan Destine release Orphan Swords EP

Next up on Clan Destine is a new EP from Brussels based techno duo Orphan Swords. A four-track EP of industrialized techno. Orphan Swords WEEHAWKEN EP CDR-12-018 Limited to 250 copies Orphan Swords is a Brussels-based duo that crafts some of the most menacing modern electronics in the game, according to Electronic Beats. Their music – that has recently been … Continue reading Clan Destine release Orphan Swords EP

All People share “Fearful/Sick,” tour (2016)

All People share their new single “Fearful / Sick,” the latest song from the band’s upcoming self-titled album. Due out on May 20 via Community Records, the New Orleans quartet premiered the single with Culture Collide, offering another glimpse into the sprawling post-punk tendencies of their new record. Speaking about “Fearful / Sick,” Culture Collide shared, “A distinctive minor keyboard … Continue reading All People share “Fearful/Sick,” tour (2016)

Fruit Bats share video for “Humbug Mountain Song,” tour (2016)

Fruit Bats is happy to unveil their music video  for “Humbug Mountain Song” off their forthcoming album Absolute Loser, coming May 13 via Easy Sound Recording Co. Conan O’Brien’s TeamCoCo gave fans a first look at the video featuring Fruit Bats singer-songwriter Eric D. Johnson, battling a bear, tripping out and being buried alive. Absolute Loser is the first album that Eric D. Johnson … Continue reading Fruit Bats share video for “Humbug Mountain Song,” tour (2016)

Alice Bag announces solo debut via Don Giovanni Records

Iconic punk rock feminist, author, educator and musician Alice Bag has announced her self-titled solo debut album Alice Bag, to be released June 24 on Don Giovanni Records. As with all of Bag’s artistic endeavours, this album is unabashedly honest and unafraid. Alice Bag features all original material written by Bag and includes performances by some of her favorite LA-based … Continue reading Alice Bag announces solo debut via Don Giovanni Records