Month: August 2013

Mitski – Goodbye, My Danish Sweetheart

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When I first heard it, I couldn’t quite put my finger on what Mitski’s song Goodbye, My Danish Sweetheart was about. I got a strange, uneasy sense of discord every time I listened to it. But at the same time, I was completely captivated by it. Is this how crack addicts feel? I don’t know, but I do know that I wanted to hear the song over and over again. It really was like an addiction. Read more…

Tirzah – I’m Not Dancing

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I don’t usually like to blow my own horn. But it’s a whole other story when it comes to the recorder! Yes, the humble recorder. I am not at all embarrassed to say that I am quite the virtuoso. It is not unknown for me to absolutely kill Moon River. And I completely own Greensleeves! So when I heard the opening (and closing) notes of Tirzah’s track I’m Not Dancing, it took me back to my primary school heyday. Ah, good times. Read more…

Interview With Boxcar Strainsun

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A few weeks ago, we featured a great track called How Do You Feel by Boxcar Strainsun. We recently caught up with him to discuss the electronic music scene in Albuquerque, his love of vinyl and the occasional UFO sighting. Read more…

 

Musician, performer, producer, DJ and cultivator of amazing facial hair - Boxcar Strainsun opens up to me!

Musician, performer, producer, DJ and cultivator of amazing facial hair – Boxcar Strainsun opens up!