Album Reviews

Father Murphy: No Room For The Weak [Album Review]

A while back, someone sent me a little four-song EP by Father Murphy called No Room For The Weak. Father Murphy’s style of post-rock is hypnotic and orchestral, and it borders on folk much like that of Thee Silver Mt. Zion. But it’s more abrasive with hints of outlandishness; it’s eerie and near psychotic at… Continue reading Father Murphy: No Room For The Weak [Album Review]

Album Reviews

Philippe Petit: Henry The Iron Man [Album Review]

Philippe Petit is not the man you think he is. If you recognize the name, you’re probably thinking of the famed tightrope walker, known for his appearance in the visually frightening documentary (three words that rarely sit side-by-side) Man On Wire. This is a different Petit, one focused instead on soundscapes and audible creation. But… Continue reading Philippe Petit: Henry The Iron Man [Album Review]

Features

W-H-I-T-E [Feature]

White Horses In Technicolor Everywhere, or, more commonly known as the acronyms W-H-I-T-E or W.H.I.T.E., is the project of Cory Thomas Hanson. W-H-I-T-E comes across as a more emotive rendition of the immensely colorful electro-master Dan Deacon. Hanson’s blend of noisy experimentation meets home-crafted electronics differs from Deacon in a very distinct way. Where Deacon’s… Continue reading W-H-I-T-E [Feature]

Videos

Father Murphy: So Now You Have To Choose Between My Two (Black) Lungs [Video]

Showtime’s Dexter gives us an interesting foray into one serial killer’s mind. It’s something you’d expect from a station like Showtime, whose original series lineup is pretty impressive to begin. But it’s not something you’d necessarily expect in a music video. Watching “So Now You Have To Choose Between My Two (Black) Lungs” by Father… Continue reading Father Murphy: So Now You Have To Choose Between My Two (Black) Lungs [Video]