The boldest sentiments are only worn on the sleeves of bold people. Greta Kline may not perceive herself as bold, but her gentle-crooning music outfit Frankie Cosmos sure is. The 19-year-old has been churning out album after album of material for almost five years and what’s now collected over that time on her bandcamp page has something of a journal-esque quality to it. But the journal isn’t necessarily hers. More
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The Music Video Roundup brings you a handful of the most memorable videos to hit the web this week. This roundup features videos from Chlöe Howl, Kate Nash, Mutual Benefit, and Majical Cloudz.
This weekend brings top tickets to town, as well as some rock solid local bills. King Kanye’s “Yeezus” tour apparently includes enormous mountains on stage and people dressed as Jesus, which is probably the most ridiculous thing ever but OK, it’s kind of awesome, too. Local bands of all shapes and sizes are on big shows as well, so don’t sleep — get out and rock.
“Start small, talk to everyone, and don’t be an asshole.” It’s blunt advice, but it’s how semi-local electropop experimentalist Jordan Lee got the ball rolling in 2009 under the moniker Mutual Benefit. This week, MB released its debut full-length “Love’s Crushing Diamond” on Brooklyn-based label Soft Eyes. More