Dangermaker Adam Brookes

Global Texan Podcast: Dangermaker Adam Brookes

Dangermaker Adam Brookes chats with Global Texan Podcast.     Dangermaker Adam Brookes chats with Walter about San Francisco, David Bowie, The Fat Boys, K-Mart, dogs, going from violin to rock, how the band’s sound and lyrics come about and much more! PLUS: Dangermaker covers David Bowie. Ashes to Ashes     Dangermaker: Facebook. / Website. / Bandcamp.   Show…

3 Reasons Why Headbrain

Headbrain – In which death-defying acts of musical improvisation form an unnatural yet wondrous alliance with art, film, dance and poetry.” by Walter Price   New Jersey’s improvisational 3-piece Headbrain is experimenting in areas unfamiliar to me, and this is attractive. Headbrain (Elizabeth Walsh, Carl Baggaley, Adam Budofsky) isn’t content with stretching and twisting sounds…

Robot Princess

Robot Princess Tentacles Track x Track

Robot Princess’ Beau Alessi talks Tentacles. by Walter Price   Remember that time frame when Sebadoh, Dinosaur Jr., Pixies, Violent Femmes and the like, reigned supreme in your disenchanted world? What if you could find bits and pieces of those glorious history makers woven in and out of one dynamite album? I feel you leaning…

Shukura Chapman Rearview

Shukura Chapman EP Rearview out now. by Walter Price   I hope I get this geography correct. Brisbane based, New Zealand raised, UK born soulful singer-songwriter Shukura Chapman has just released a new 3 track EP titled Rearview. So many attractive and magnetizing layers about this release. Here are just three. First, Chapman handles drums, vocals, guitar and ukulele…

We Arsons music

We Arsons

We Arsons – “Keep The Lights On” by Walter Price   San Francisco’s We Arsons aren’t necessarily the first to understand the brilliance that was the second heyday of the alt-rock movement that held court in the early to mid 90’s. But they certainly are one of the best outfits to utilize what came before…

Feral Conservatives

3 Reasons Why Feral Conservatives

Meet me round the corner, I’ll be waiting…. by Walter Price   In just a handful of years Virginia Beach’s Feral Conservatives have captivated indie connoisseurs, myself included.. The group’s pilots Rashie Rosenfarb and Matt Francis have reminded me from the get-go of the glory days, the early years of the alternative rock movement when the college…

vandella

NEW MUSIC – Vandella

Is it my real life or just a fantasy… by Walter Price   San Francisco based harmonies to perfection Vandella is many things but certainly not resting themselves on any particular sonic perch. The California outfit have been compared to a smörgåsbord of historic names and rightly so. There is a sense of timelessness in…

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VIDEO Feral Conservatives Twenty-Eight

The following depicts actual events.In January 2016, mysterious signs began appearing in Virginia Beach signaling an ominous threat…. by Walter Price   You know, I’m here again readying another glowing word fest for one of my favorite indie bands, Feral Conservatives. This go round it’s all about their new video for the track “Twenty-Eight” from…

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Missing Sibling

This album is observing one’s self and cutting down to your own bones.”   by Walter Price   Ft. Worth has never come to mind when I think about cool indie rock n roll. Never has really, then recently, this reality has been changed. The outfit is called Missing Sibling and they have a lot in…

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JP Kallio – What’s Become

What’s become of you and I and all those dreams we left behind… by J.P. Kallio   This weeks song talks about one of the dreaded killers of a relationship, time. We are so worried about all the other stuff, infidelity, loyalty, the excitement, security, that we miss the most dangerous element, time. Who you…

Taxes band

TAXES 3 Video Reasons Why

by Walter Price   The band Taxes (Breakup Record) are becoming known for their bombastic pop rock à la the Snow Patrol, Keane and Tired Pony but what strikes me as interesting is not just their remarkable assembly of stellar lyrics and sweet to the taste compositions, it’s their music videos as well. These, I…

Lungs And Limbs

Lungs And Limbs Lifelike

Wouldn’t you know you still look pretty… by Walter Price   They had me at the opening thumping beat under a light twinkling and first few lines from vocalist Karina Rousseau on EP opener “So Sweet”. There is a revamped late 80s early 90s alt rock power. Not a facsimile but like when you read a…

Lo Carmen

Lo Carmen Goes Track x Track Everyone You Ever Knew (Is Coming Back To Haunt You)

I like to think it’s the perfect album for slo-mo kitchen discos, my favorite kind.” – Lo Carmen by Walter Price   I spend much of my existence celebrating situations, peculiar thoughts and pondering how certain music could or perhaps should have been made with cinematic notions/storyboards in mind. Dream evoking Australian singer-songwriter Loene ‘Lo’ Carmen makes…