Music

An Optimistic Spin; An interview with Erik Stephansson, aka. Suntrodden

Suntrodden is the songwriting vehicle for Erik Stephansson, who music media has called “a pop songwriter with the gift” and described his music as having a “breezy, minimal feeling that leaves an indelible mark via lo-fi and warm alt-rock jangling.” Suntrodden adopts a stripped down production approach and streamlined song structures that place Erik’s thoughtful lyrics at the forefront. Built … Continue reading An Optimistic Spin; An interview with Erik Stephansson, aka. Suntrodden

Thunderbirds Are Now! return with digital 7″ and video

Last week Michigan-based spazz rock quartet Thunderbirds Are Now! surprised fans with two new songs; their first new music since 2007. “Outsiders” and “Operate” are available via the band’s Bandcamp page (https://thunderbirdsarenow.bandcamp.com. All the money received from downloads on their Bandcamp page will be donated to the American Civil Liberties Union. Pretty rad, right?  Today, the band debuted a video … Continue reading Thunderbirds Are Now! return with digital 7″ and video

Products Of The Golden Age release “The Wheels On The Bus” Video

Products of the Golden Age, aka. BlesInfinite, Nick FuriouStylz, Akword Actwrite, Epic Beats and DJ Intro, are back with a fresh visual for “The Wheels On The Bus,” which finds the New Mexico-based Hip Hop collective perusing the breathtaking landscape of the Sandia Mountains and other small towns throughout the Southwestern state. Directed by Cole Brewer and produced by Lauren … Continue reading Products Of The Golden Age release “The Wheels On The Bus” Video

Back To The Future; An interview with Robbie Grey of Modern English

Some say that if you wait long enough that trends have a cyclical nature or that what once was old becomes in vogue again. Some will say the same about post-punk and the icons that broke down the doors of pop culture to shine a light on their moody sounds in the ‘80s. But the truth is, they probably just … Continue reading Back To The Future; An interview with Robbie Grey of Modern English

Video Premiere: Jordan Galland, “Adaptation”

Oozing with more creativity than what most could only dream of having, Jordan Galland continues to navigate his career in various areas. Case in point-his most recent voyage into film. His first feature, Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Undead, premiered at the Slamdance Film Festival in 2009 and was released theatrically by Indican Pictures. His second film, Alter Egos, premiered at … Continue reading Video Premiere: Jordan Galland, “Adaptation”

In God’s Country; An interview with Michael Iafrate of M Iafrate & The Priesthood

When Mother Theresa said, “We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence…We need silence to be able to touch souls,” perhaps she’d not considered the ability of music, made while commingling the worlds of flesh and spirit, can illuminate God, religious images and traditions in respectful, playful and … Continue reading In God’s Country; An interview with Michael Iafrate of M Iafrate & The Priesthood

Floco Torres releases new EP, Again

Floco Torres’ new EP, Again, is out today. You can purchase the EP here. Floco (pronounced Flock-o) Torres knows a thing or two about starting over. 21 projects deep into his career as a solo recording artist, he has envisioned and revisioned his creative expression countless times and with this adaptive style he has gained a steady following for his hip-hop-meets-alternative … Continue reading Floco Torres releases new EP, Again

Song Premiere: The Chain Gang of 1974, “Wildflowers (MONSOONS Remix)”

Having recently released their third full-length album under the moniker The Chain Gang of 1974 FELT, Kamtin Mohager never ceases to amaze music lovers and fans all around the world. The project’s synth-heavy surrealism has evolved over the years, which allows Mohager to continue finding new ways to keep us entertained. Today, Ghettoblaster is excited to premiere The Chain Gang … Continue reading Song Premiere: The Chain Gang of 1974, “Wildflowers (MONSOONS Remix)”

Lambchop Share “The Hustle Unlimited”, Announce European Tour

Having recently graced the cover of our print edition (Issue 45- which you can order here) and receiving several outlets naming FLOTUS Album of the Year, Lambchop have announced the release of their 12-inch single, being released on August 8.  The single will contain a new version of “The Hustle” entitled “The Hustle Unlimited” along with a cover of Prince’s … Continue reading Lambchop Share “The Hustle Unlimited”, Announce European Tour

Conquering The Void; An interview with Mossbreaker’s Jarred Tibbetts

Los Angeles, California’s Mossbreaker’s deliver their debut LP, Between the Noise and You, which is a heavy and beautiful endeavor, born of pain and loss, that delves into both the raw uniqueness and universality of the human experience. Self-produced and mixed over the course of a year by the alt-rock trio at their home studio in Los Angeles, the album … Continue reading Conquering The Void; An interview with Mossbreaker’s Jarred Tibbetts