VIDEO: Boards of Canada - "Gemini / Reach For The Dead"

Boards of Canada’s album Tomorrow Harvest came out last year after 7 years of radio silence from the band. Who knows when the next album or EP will come out? Fortunately, BoC fans are a crafty bunch and Vimeo user Faastwalker compiled…

TRACK: Talking Heads - "Psycho Killer (1975 CBS Demos)"

This recording of “Psycho Killer” is the earliest known recording of the Talking Heads. The song had been played previously in David Byrne, Chris Frantz and Tina Weymouth’s band The Artistics and was later released on Talking Heads: 77. The band is surprisingly…

MIX: Angles + Static

I make a lot of mixes in my spare time, as many of my friend’s can attest to. When I was younger I used to spend hours meticulously planning out and recording mix tapes. As I grew older I also…

TRACK: The New Pornographers - "Brill Bruisers"

If ever there existed an indie pop supergroup, The New Pornographers would be it. A.C. Newman, Dan Bejar (of Destroyer) and Neko Case make up the band and their signature sounds are all present here. 2010’s Together was a bit of…

VIDEO: Aphex Twin, Moscow Interview, 1994

Richard D. James is a man who cloaks himself in mystery. It’s rare to come across an interview with him, particularly in recent years, but this gem sprung up a few years ago and I just stumbled across it. The…

STREAM: Caustic Window (aka Aphex Twin) - Caustic Window LP

Richard D. James is one of the most prolific artists in the world of electronic music. He put out his first release, Analogue Bubblebath Vol. I, as AFX. He went on to release dozens of albums, EPs and singles under the…

TRACK: Failure - "The Focus"

Full disclosure: Failure’s Fantastic Planet was one of my favorite albums in high school, so I went into this first listen with high expectations. I can’t say they’ve been met, but I’ll be damned if this doesn’t sound like 90’s Failure…

TRACK: Caribou - "Sun (Teen Daze Remix)"

Teen Daze is a pretty big Caribou fan apparently (hey, me too!) and originally put together this remix four years ago. It’s a good melding of their sounds; Caribou’s psychedelic dance music with Teen Daze’s ethereal, dreamy touch. As TD…