March 26, 2019
Words by: Jared Curtis
>> The mid-western emo forefather returns with a record that dazzles, whilst defying their own self mythology, creating a new sound to redefine themselves.
When it comes to influential acts, American Football is one of those bands that will always show up on...
March 11, 2019
>> Solange attempts to follow up her last release with a project that is just as reflective, introspective, and gorgeous as that previous effort, to varying degrees of success.
Solange Knowles has been fairly active in the r&b/pop scene since 2003, but ma...
March 8, 2019
>> Jan The Actress make their full-length studio debut with a fuzzy and dissonant post-punk effort that plays very well within the genre and fills the head of the listener.
Jan The Actress is a four-piece post-punk act local to Rochester, NY, that focuses on creating...
February 26, 2019
>> The Saplings make their full-length debut with a record that highlights their enthusiastically punchy sound into a jazzy pop release that feels as fresh as it is fun.
The Saplings have been making waves in the Rochester music scene for the past couple of...
February 23, 2019
>> Walrus Junction displays a knack for writing catchy, illuminating, psychedelic cuts on this fantastic new sample platter of an EP.
Walrus Junction is a five-piece psychedelic rock outfit based in Rochester, New York. Comprised of current music students and alumn...
February 18, 2019
>> Xiu Xiu departs from course once again to deliver an even crazier, more uncomfortable, and sonic experience.
Xiu Xiu is an experimental rock/pop band that has been consistently dropping new material since 2002. In that time, they have been pushing the bo...
February 11, 2019
>> The Americana duo comes back on a powerful, bittersweet note that is all at once a slow burn of emotions and an instrumental accomplishment.
Mandolin Orange is an Americana folk duo that builds their sound on a combination of varied string instrumentatio...
February 8, 2019
>> The best band you’ve never heard of brings a crop of songs that feel like the culmination of a many year's long journey, delivering something that can resonate with anyone.
It doesn’t feel possible to talk about Comfy’s latest release without talking abou...