Fink’s Fearless Resurgam

sngalbums: Fearlessness is not just doing the extraordinary; often it can mean the exact opposite. One must know fear in order to overcome it, after all, and small, deliberate steps will still lead you out of the woods. Why not follow the rhythm of Fink’s new record Resurgam? This record is an ethereal rebirth. Each track is stripped back and played in seemingly half-time, fast … Continue reading Fink’s Fearless Resurgam

Lo Moon Pull Back Shroud at Teragram Ballroom

sngshows: When does a band “make it”? After a successful album? Upon landing a prominent sync? Some think it depends on their number of fans, or how much money the artist makes on their craft. In some ways, all of these are factors in a musician’s fame, but other times, such as in the career of LA-based Lo Moon, the sheer will of the group … Continue reading Lo Moon Pull Back Shroud at Teragram Ballroom

Lo Moon Pull Back Shroud at Teragram Ballroom

When does a band “make it”? After a successful album? Upon landing a prominent sync? Some think it depends on their number of fans, or how much money the artist makes on their craft. In some ways, all of these are factors in a musician’s fame, but other times, such as in the career of LA-based Lo Moon, the sheer will of the group can … Continue reading Lo Moon Pull Back Shroud at Teragram Ballroom

I used to think the music video was dead. (I used to think indie was dead too, but I recognize my own cynicism.) Provocative, intriguing, and relevant music videos are tough to come by these days, especially in the indie scene; this isn’t because young and underground musicians can’t be visually creative, but rather because the best video equipment costs money that starving artists don’t … Continue reading