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The Cauldron: This Dark Future Makes Her Wet

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October is the only month that ends in a holiday celebrating exquisite exaltation of darkness, death and freedom, this year it was also, appropriately, a barn burner month for a rapidly proliferating genre: Screw Gaze.

31 Oct 2010 | 7 comments | More

Halloween Approved Video: Aphex Twin

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c5LCk3ka9G8 Coming to daddy now?

31 Oct 2010 | More

Halloween Approved Video: Liars – ‘Broken Witch’

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TH9mxrYyQt4 Put on your tail and scream out “blood blood blood.” Happy Hallow’s Eve, tricks to you.

31 Oct 2010 | More

Neon Indian and Prince Rama Bring Out the Ghouls at Brooklyn Bowl, 10.29.10

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Do you know what you want to be for Halloween?” Prince Rama’s singer/guitarist asks early on in their set, before adding, “I think I wanna be a mirrorball.” Looking at her, you’d think that was her costume since her dress was a silver sequin number…

30 Oct 2010 | More

Halloween Approved Video: A Girl, a Boy and a Graveyard

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K2XdgMFffZU This video is a collaboration between songwriter Jeremy Messersmith, mighty talented chap in the singing and the song writing …Read the Rest

30 Oct 2010 | More

Halloween Approved Video: Violens

This track is Violent Sensation Descents from the new Violens album Amoral out on November 9th. The horror is at …Read the Rest

30 Oct 2010 | More

Dinosaur Bones to Release Birthright EP on Dine Alone Records November 2

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Check out Dinosaur Bones’ singer Ben Fox’s vocals, as smooth as silk, as matched with the band’s off-kilter, moody songs that crackle and pop.

29 Oct 2010 | More

French Band Jamaica Release New Digital EP, Cross the Fader

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The shaggy-haired swagger of electro-pop French duo known as Jamaica recently floored audiences at CMJ in NYC and beyond.

29 Oct 2010 | More

Mick Rock “Exposed” at Morrison Hotel Gallery Opens to Thirsty Hordes of Rock Fans and Adam Green Performs

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Mick Rock’s show of photographs, “Exposed”, and book launch, presented by Creem Magazine with Russian Standard Vodka, opened this week …Read the Rest

28 Oct 2010 | More

Orange Fight – ‘Orange Fight’

Orange Fight are a lo-fi pop, playful Americana, DIY band hailing from a college in the lush, woodsy state of Washington. But these aren’t just some students jamming out their droning garage rock on weekends, since the band is made up of all faculty members, mostly holding PhDs.

27 Oct 2010 | 1 comment | More