Crime Time

Belaver True Love of Crime Feel Bad Records, 2019 Review by Kent Manthie This debut solo album by former listenlisten frontman, known as Belaver, hailing from New York and which comes out Friday, April 29. True Love of Crime is the name of this interesting album. It starts out with a mellow, melancholy acoustic number, […]

Beyond Black

Rare DM Vanta Black Self-Released Reviewed by Kent Manthie                                                  The latest album by Brooklyn-based musical artist (singer, producer & multi-instrumentalist), Erin Hoag, who goes by the nom de la musique Rare […]

Candy-Colored Clown

Jonny Kosmo Jonny Kosmo Self-Released, 2019 Review by Kent Manthie                                                              On the debut solo album from former bassist for Mr. Elevator, Jonny Kosmo has gone […]

Post-Modern Love Story

Good Fuck Good Fuck Joyful Noise Recordings, 2019 Review by Kent Manthie Tim Kinsella, the Robert Fripp of the circa 2000s Indie scene, is taking a break from the familiar unpredictability for which we love him and has recently completed an album with his girlfriend Jenny Pulse, a Chicago-based electro-techno artist: the eponymous Good Fuck […]

You’re Sooo Welcome!!

Vexxed Thank You Sooo Much Rare MP3s Review by Kent Manthie                                     Philadelphia-based trio, Vexxed is releasing their debut EP, Thank You Sooo Much on May 4th (2018). The members are not unknown to each other. Quite the opposite: Max Steen […]

A Round for the House!

Drinks Hippo Lite Drag City, 2018 Review by Kent Manthie                                               After recording an eponymous album in 2015, Tim Presley and Cate LeBon, the duo who make up Drinks, have just finished Hippo Lite, […]