Tag Archives: bat for lashes

ARTIST PROFILE: BRAD KUNKLE OF ADERBAT

by amy davis Brad Kunkle is a man that has been gifted with a dichotomy of careers in both the music and art worlds.  The intersections of both the sonic and visual nature has always played a big role in his life and fortunately, his two passions aren’t mutually exclusive. Artist: Aderbat Song: Busted Cars [...]

THE QC LIVE GUIDE: APRIL 30 – MAY 3

by kevin diamond One week from today is Quiet Color Presents: Pow Wow! with The Sundelles, Darlings and Shark?. Its going to be a monumental show. Both Pow Wow! and Darlings were mentioned in L Magazine‘s recent “8 Bands To Watch” issue, and with good reason. Well, you can take their advice and watch them [...]

BAT FOR LASHES: TWO SUNS

by brian nowakowski Setting herself apart from contemporaries like Bjork, Fiona Apple and Stevie Nicks, whom she has often been compared too, Natasha Khan creates an epoch of her own standing with Bat for Lashes’ sophomore release, Two Suns (Parlophone, 2009). Artist: Bat For Lashes Song: Glass … In short, each song encompasses orchestral-esque build-ups [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 37 (MAR 15 – 21)

by bmac Thanks in large part to a ridiculous Hype Filter, this week’s mixtape is like getting a present for no reason or celebrating a fake birthday (which can be extremely fun by the way) – Anyhow, here’s your literary piece of mimsy from the great Henry Kuttner before we drape you with mixtape goodness: [...]

SHAKE WHAT YOUR MoMA GAVE YA’

by chris carpenter One of New York City’s most attractive qualities is its accessibility to world-renowned resources.  When you spend time here it’s possible to forget that, and ignore these wonderful gems while they’re in such close proximity.  I was reminded of this recently as my roommate and I hit up The Museum of Modern [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 31 (FEB. 1 – 7)

by bmac Did everyone catch Radiohead at the Grammys last night?  They recruited the USC marching band for their first ever Grammy performance, and they fucking killed it with a badass rendition of “15 Step” (video after the jump).  The whole marching band was rocking In Rainbows tshirts, and the percussion section was going absolutely [...]

NEW BAT FOR LASHES

by ‘stos A new Bat For Lashes album is set for release on April 6th. The record is titled Two Suns and they debuted the cover art on Friday. It features Natasha Khan looking phenomenal, ready to perform some type of occult ritual. We’d be down to participate but instead we’ll offer some initial thoughts [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 8 (AUG 10-16)

by mondo tat�s Wow what a week. It was a QC reunion in Brooklyn from Sunday to Sunday, so we all need this mix to decompress for the days ahead. Caught some great shows in the city, consumed multiple 32 oz. margaritas from the Turkey’s Nest during walks through the park, and spoke to every [...]

MP3 OF THE DAY: SUNDAY 8/10

by billy The serial killer in Seven had a point. But he obviously took it too far because killing people is fucking crazy. MOTHER SEA BY BAT FOR LASHES: TINY PAINTINGS BY ARCHITECTURE IN HELSINKI: