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Northside Festival 2011: Sentimentalist Magazine Hot Picks

The 2011 L Magazine’s annual Northside Festival may not have our faves Liars and Fucked Up firing up a Greenpoint barge park this year, but there are still dizzying amounts of amazing bands to fit in this weekend, not to mention films, panels and, if it’s your thing, comedy acts.

June 15th, 2011 | staff | 0 comments | Continued
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Who Put Out the Fake Salem Track?

Earlier today, a large number of music and culture publications received an email from Biz3 that purported to contain a new track by the band Salem. Many sites posted the track and the quote alongside it attributed to Jack Donoghue of Salem. It was listened to by many ears. It was fake and here is the whole story.

April 7th, 2011 | zabatay | 11 comments | Continued
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S!CK: White Ring, Von Haze, Blissed Out, Pictureplane and Shams (and More) at Santo’s

There was one moment, I think it was during the Aaron K DJ set before White Ring was due to go on, the lights were pulsating at the “Warning; If You’re Prone To Seizures, You Are Having One” level, that I heard a girl right next to me let out a very loud shriek. I stopped, pulsated and moved toward the direction of the scream. It turned out she’d just spotted a “veeeerrrrryy good friend”, and as all living beings have done for millions of years, announced this fact to everyone at full hilt.

It was scary, it was amazing and then all of a sudden everyone was there to hear it.

February 10th, 2011 | zabatay | 1 comment | Continued
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“THIS DARK FUTURE MAKES HER WET” presents S!CK at Santo’s Party Haus 2-03-11

It’s the only type of cutting-edge music you could ever possibly hear that provokes a thought like ‘it’s 4AM and …Read the Rest

January 23rd, 2011 | thomas | 1 comment | Continued
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Carrie’s Top 10s for 2010 – Mumford & Sons, The Dead Weather, Spiritualized, Lady Gaga

This list is what happens when you allow a critic who doesn’t vibe to MGMT, Vampire Weekend, Beach House and Salem near a keyboard and dusty headphones. Admittedly, I am behind on (or completely opposed to) some trends like the proliference of opium den electro and twinkly indie…

December 21st, 2010 | carrie | 0 comments | Continued
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Food S†Δmps (who you callin’ Food Stamps?) Residency at Bruar Falls

Food S†Δmps are doing a weekly residency at Bruar Falls every Wednesday of December 2O!o, and after the last good …Read the Rest

November 30th, 2010 | zabatay | 4 comments | Continued
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ISVOLT – Disaro Records Compilation of Witch House Music

Disaro records is the brainchild of Robert Disaro, who released Salem stuff back in 2007 and appears in this fine NY Times article on the topic of DJ Screw and Houston and parking lot parties. Disaro has been keeping on top the screw-drag-gaze sounds, so this compilation may be at the forefront…

November 30th, 2010 | zabatay | 0 comments | Continued
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Where The Hell Did ‘Witch House’ Get It’s Name?

We asked about the origin of the name of the ‘Witch House’ genre, sort of, and got the answer from a reliable source, Todd Pendu.

November 18th, 2010 | zabatay | 3 comments | Continued
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This Dark Future Makes Her Wet: A Diatribe on The Occult

I’m kicking off the first column of November with some sex magick for ya earz- a nike7up mix (his second to latest), so turn the volume up to the max and blast a mix that straight up murders it.

November 17th, 2010 | thomas | 4 comments | Continued
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Last Night To Shag: Theophilus London Fills in at CMJ 2010′s Final Night at the Fader Fort, 10.23.10

We’ve covered the bands, done the (usually) enthusiastic showcase reports, provided the pictures. But what does the CMJ Music Marathon really add up to? It’s all about finally seeing bands discovered in passing or heard about…

October 25th, 2010 | madeline | 0 comments | Continued