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Williamsburg Fashion Weekend Feb 17th and 18th

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Williamsburg Fashion Weekend is now in it’s 10th season of serving as the fashionable hair of the dog to the …Read the Rest

17 Feb 2012 | More

Sentimentalist Magazine Calls Out Top Twelve Releases of 2011

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Why do the year-end lists always seem to come in tidy sums of ten, twenty-five, fifty, or a hundred? I would have gone and given you a baker’s dozen but I stopped myself at twelve, for fear of being overbearing. You know how overarching these lists can be.

26 Dec 2011 | More

Longevity ‘Legend’

I can watch stark b&w videos like this all day long, the intro is simple enough, fellas do something like a gun (nice use of a gun shot sample, but at this point White Ring own the gun shot sound) and ladies do some dancing. As the lyric goes this is a straight forward hip hop anthem, which makes it all the meta you want, just forget your analysis and dance it.

26 May 2011 | More

S!CK: White Ring, Von Haze, Blissed Out, Pictureplane and Shams (and More) at Santo’s

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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.

10 Feb 2011 | 1 comment | More

“THIS DARK FUTURE MAKES HER WET” presents S!CK at Santo’s Party Haus 2-03-11

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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

23 Jan 2011 | 1 comment | More

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…

30 Nov 2010 | More