• Bear In Heaven @ The Sinclair [Show Review]

    By Dillon Riley on August 26, 2014
    By this point in their careers, the sounds that Brooklyn synth-pop trio Bear In Heaven kick around feel like an old friend. At the onset, the group proved an outlier in the electronic set, taking their initial cues not from disco or other dancefloor-bred genres like some of their contemporaries, but rather finding solace in outré styles like prog and […]
  • Bear In Heaven @ The Sinclair [Show Preview]

    By Dillon Riley on August 19, 2014
    Brooklyn-based electro-pop troupe Bear In Heaven are set to have a very productive final quarter in 2014. Fresh off the release of their highly-anticipated fourth record Time Is Over One Day Old, the three-piece is set to hit the road with fellow Brooklynites Young Magic on a tour that will bring them across the country, and most importantly to readers […]
  • Twin Peaks @ Great Scott [Show Review]

    By Dillon Riley on August 18, 2014
    As we mentioned in our earlier show preview, Chicago garage-rock foursome Twin Peaks blew into town last week for a well-hyped headline set at Allston’s Great Scott. We were on the scene and are now happily reporting that the Peaks dudes do not disappoint live. Taking the raw energy and keen pop sense of their latest release, the critically acclaimed […]
  • Dog Society – Our Own Parade [Video Review]

    By Cyrus on August 18, 2014
    Now here’s a band I can get behind.  Emanating a rebellious energy of psychedelic rock, Dog Society’s newest album In The Shade is a piece of musical exploration.  From traversing styles similar to Nirvana’s grunge, indie pop like The Flaming Lips or The Beatles’ psychedelic rock, In The Shade is a statement on their musical diversity and versatility. But no other […]
  • Just Walden – High Street Barton Blues [Album Review]

    By Cyrus on August 17, 2014
      There’s something beautiful about new age soul and blues music that’s being produced and performed all across the world.  As a piece of music, blues is the epitome of emotion – it changed lives by being an escape.  I can feel at peace when I listen to it and I’ve searched for that same type of feeling for years […]