We posted a lot of music in August. To make it easier to listen without having to click back and forth between posts, we made three playlists using all music (available on Soundcloud) that graced the blog in the past 31 days. The playlists are curated with attention to genre and feeling. This one is: YELLOWexperimental, pop, orchestral, left-field electronica, freakfolk Source: SoundCloud / Sawdust and … Continue reading

Oh hey, Thao Nguyen (and her band Thao & the Get-Down Stay-Down) has teamed up with Merrill Garbus for her newest album, A Man Alive (a title suspiciously similar to Everything Everything’s debut). “Nobody Dies” has gritty guitars and a few shouts that remind me why I loved Thao to begin with. A Man Alive drops on ¾. Source: SoundCloud / Ribbon Music Continue reading