KIKAGAKU MOYO/幾何学模様 // SILVER OWL

“I got "Silver Owl" on repeat and I'm feelin' an extreme state of calm wash over me.” Well, shucks. Sometimes I find the most beautiful stuff. Well...sometimes I'm SENT the most beautiful stuff and I CHOOSE to...

WILL C. // CONSTELLATION

“ a song right out of the 60's—flower power and all that...not too unlike the Beach Boys or ELO.” The Warren needs some damn happiness right now. Like REALLY REALLY. We've all been draggin' our feet around thi...

COIN LOCKER KID // ALOOF

“(Oh baby) why won't you talk to me? (Oh baby) you just want me empty!” Coin locker kid is real emotional. And so was Donovan, who sent you something from this guy a long time ago, Honeybear. Bleh...I gues...

ALL YOUR SISTERS // OPEN WIDE

“You can just feel the shaking apart and malfunctioning of the machinery that produces this monstrously good music, everything destined to breakdown completely at the song's conclusion.” Let’s just sort someth...

MATEO KATSU // MKID

“....there are so many good moments on this album, many that I totally get on a weirdly deep level and totally fuckin' love.” So the thing with Chau is weird, right? That guy has always rubbed me the wrong way...

PHOENIX BROWN // ALL/NOTHING

"I like this...it's weird." So this week I've come to punch you in the face with Phoenix Brown and "all/nothing." It's a mashup, and I usually deplore mashups, but this is pretty stand out and fucking cool. De...

SEXTILE // A THOUSAND HANDS

“Sometimes LA does good. With their A Thousand Hands, post-punk band, Sextile is living proof.” And the title track is really where it's at for me. This was a little something I found in pile of junk I brought...

MARTIN REV // SPARKS

"Sparks are dribblin', crimson gender, jump is waxing, feeling so alive..." I have to be REAL quick gettin' this to you today. Syrael is going to kill me if she finds me away from my duties one more time this ...

ONE OF YOU // LIFE IS SO HARD

“It’s a totally new kind of thing, all of it.” Word in the street is Can was a hit! See!? Surface culture is the best. Donovan really knew where to find the best stuff. There’s been a real revival with this ol...

CAN // VITAMIN C

“Anyone who knows their shit, knows this one.” I snuck away real quick to write you, Honeybear. I mean…not for no good reason, of course! I was going through my things as I was unpacking and remembered that wh...