Album: Kabukimono Artist: Rainbow Arabia Label: Manimal Vinyl Local band Rainbow Arabia’s new album, Kabukimono, has debuted at number on the KSPC charts!† They sound like an Asian influenced pop/electronic band with female vocals mixed into the background.† This is complemented with some interesting electronic effects and excellent percussive beats.† Also, some of the tracks […]
Two former KSPC Blowout guests make their triumphant return to the LA area togetherócould it be? It was! On Thursday, Sept. 24, KSPC’s two favorite East Coast indie punk bandsóGlen Rock, NJ’s Titus Andronicus and Brooklyn, NYís the So So Glosórocked the Echo along with local openers Radars to the Sky. The So So Glos […]
Album: Time to Die Artist: The Dodos Label: Frenchkiss In regular Dodos fashion, this album is full of epic builds and interesting tempo shifts.† Despite this, Time to Die is a nice change from Visiter, their second full-length release, as they have taken on a mellower and more focused aesthetic.† Most tracks are still centered […]
Photo Credit: www.myspace.com/brandishearer Tune in today from 4PM-6PM to hear an interview with singer-songwriter Brandi Shearer! Shearer is a completely independent musician who is currently embarking on a “shore to shore indie record store tour.” Shearer sat down with DJ Lilly to discuss the perks of being independent, Shakespeare, and the joys of Twitter.
Album: Intuit Artist: Ramona Falls Label: Barsuk Ramona Falls in the solo venture of Brent Knopf, who is one third of the band Menomena.†† His debut album, Intuit, is simplistic, yet diverse and layered.† He effortlessly utilizes orchestral instruments within his compositions, which are highlighted by beautiful vocal arrangements.† Each track is jam packed with […]