Tagged: Underwater Peoples


Sad City, “Jaya” MP3

The groove on this seems entirely one way, at first, like something endlessly pretty, sure, but also settled. Then, at about the one minute mark, Sad City introduces a beat and it becomes something else … read more »

POSTED September 22, 2011 2:57PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,
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La Big Vic, “Musica” MP3

Been spending a lot of time listening to This Heat lately, partially because the band’s Charles Hayward has been kicking around with Alexis Taylor in About Group, and partially because that band was awesome and … read more »

POSTED March 15, 2011 11:30AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Premiere: Melted Toys, “Portals” MP3

Besides floating hollowed out orange halves down the street after heavy rains, one of our favorite pastimes as a kid was to melt together two of our brothers’ G.I. Joes using only the power of … read more »

POSTED February 8, 2011 1:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,

Real Estate: The Past Is Filled With Episodes

Story by Michael McGregor Photography by John Francis Peters It’s mid-December in Northern New Jersey and the members of Real Estate, known for songs like “Beach Comber” and “Let’s Rock the Beach,” are bundled in … read more »

POSTED January 21, 2010 11:11AM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (3) TAGS: , , , ,

Underwater Peoples’ Winter Review

The gift and the curse of making season-themed compilations is that no matter what you put on there, people will decide it sounds like said season. Last summer, Underwater Peoples lucked out by calling their … read more »

POSTED January 4, 2010 12:06PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

A Tripwire Guide to the Best Unofficial, Badge Be Damned CMJ Parties

Sort of like a Lonely Planet just for CMJ. And you. read more »

POSTED October 19, 2009 3:40PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (6) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,