Tagged: Upset the Rhythm

John Maus

Stream: John Maus, “And The Rain” (Demo Version)

Not a lot of people can pull off what John Maus does. They definitely try, but they can’t. Long known for broing down with Ariel Pink and Panda Bear and, like, being a professor in … read more »

POSTED February 10, 2011 4:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,

Dollars to Pounds: The Sticks

A band trying to kill their instruments on stage doesn’t necessarily sound like murder. Take The Sticks. This Brighton trio will happily smack the crap out of a guitar or two, but they also spent … read more »

POSTED January 13, 2010 3:56PM IN DOLLARS TO POUNDS TAGS: , ,

Trash Kit, “Cadets” MP3

One of the more common statements heard around this office that you could apply to any number of bands is, “Are we listening to ska?” or “I think this is ska.” Doesn’t matter if it’s … read more »

POSTED January 12, 2010 11:45AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

London: You Have Cool Posters

Thanks to a legion of inventive young promoters, London is awash with ramshackle shows showcasing the best new bands. Every night is now an awesome night out, which is why young Brits look about 10 … read more »

POSTED November 25, 2009 11:27AM IN ART+CULTURE NEWS TAGS: ,

Grass Widow – Lulu's Lips

Putting the “Weeeee!!!!” in twee. read more »

POSTED October 8, 2009 3:17PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: ,

Upset the Rhythm Crosses the Pond

USA! USA! USA! read more »

POSTED June 25, 2009 5:35PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Jamie Stewart, Freddy Ruppert And Nika Roza Form Former Ghosts

For the past month, we’ve been hearing too much news about new supergroup collaborations that are only half decent, and are formed on a whim of mid-life-rock-star existential crises, so when we heard news of Xiu Xiu’s Jamie Stewart forming a new trio, we were pleasantly surprised. read more »

POSTED April 1, 2009 7:11PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , ,