People at parties — we love ’em, we hate ’em, our Facebook walls are littered with annoying photos of ’em. But from the shores of San Francisco and New York City comes a finally useful PEOPLE AT PARTIES, performing at Church tonight in the form of a bass-mad dub-fi electro project from the ladies of Von Iva and Boyskout.
I'm rolling downhard Lazy Avenue and re-posting my blurb from 8 Days A Week, an excuse to hype tonight's show in Allston RC and post these two videos, which have been on a constant loop pretty much since getting back from SXSW a few months ago. One hell of a show, this one.
Just when we were about to anoint Foster the People’s "Pumped Up Kicks" as the official Summer Jam 2k11, along comes CRAFT SPELLS with their tropical indie love letter "After the Moment."
In this week's Phoenix we highlighted five local solo electronic artists who are wedging their way on stages usually reserved for bands and softy acoustic singer-songwriter types: Ming Ming, Andre Obin, Coralcola, Lenkadu and Avoxblue. To enhance the coverage put to use of all the awesome shit we amassed while whipping this piece up, we figured why not dump the rest of what we have into one giant, unfocused On The Download post.