Tag Archives: black moth super rainbow

DEAD BANDS: CLOUDDEAD

by chuck bell There are very few bands that have had as much of an impact on the current state of both hip-hop and indie rock as cLOUDDEAD. The avant-garde group consisted of Doseone (Adam Drucker), Odd Nosdam (David Madison) and Why? (Yoni Wolf). While attending art school at the University of Cincinnati, Wolf met [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL.47 (MAY 24 – 30)

by bmac Pop Out Player “When I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which had never happened.” …..- Winston Churchill Stay up my friends.  Here are all the jams [...]

FULL RELEASE: 5/26

by kevin diamond Tuesday, May 26th marks one of the more epoch album release dates of 2009. While a few of these LP’s have already reached web prominence, today we brand them with approved QC ratings (alongside mini reviews) in conjunction with their official release. It’s a fine day to hit a record store. GRIZZLY [...]

INDIE NEWS REEL: MEMORIAL DAZE

by charles poladian Ah, Memorial Day, a three day weekend, BBQ, friends, laughter, lounging and music. It goes by in a blur and you don’t realize until it is too late that it’s over, and the anticipation of the next lazy three day weekend builds to a point of distraction. Luckily, the time to fret [...]

INDIE NEWS REEL: 5/6

by charles poladian This week won’t quit. The rain just keeps coming, but there seems to be some relief in sight. The week kicked off with a bang, as the much anticipated Dark Was The Night live show lived up to all the expectations.  We have various odds and ends for you to get lost [...]

INDIE NEWS REEL: 4/22

by charles poladian After Coachella, it seems like everyone is trying to catch their breath. Another big festival is in the news, and there’s always something brewing on the concert scene. There are also amazing new tracks from Major Lazer and Sonic Youth. The Major Lazer jam features Santogold and it’s something otherworldly. So without [...]

INDIE NEWS REEL

by charles poladian Round 2 of the Indie News Reel coming at ya! The goal here is to rest your eyes, put on some shades, and check out some of the best new music and videos of the week. Sure, I’m going to make you read a little, but it’ll be like Goosebumps when you [...]

CMJ DAY 2: THE SAGA CONTINUES

by kevin and eliza My legs hurt, my head hurts, but my heart is pumping with life. I love this festival, but it may be the death of me. How many more days do we have of this? After picking up goodie bags and seeing 5 minutes of the awful and awfully named Talk To [...]

TOBACCO IS YOUR FUCKED UP FRIEND

by kevin diamond Black Moth Super Rainbow are my favorite psuedo-anonymous analog-synth rocking electronic artists. I reviewed their show this summer at McCarren Pool, a face-melting set that cemented my status as a full-blown Black Moth fan. Now lead guy Tobacco is releasing his first solo album, and it’s more of the psychedelic electronic down-temp [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 6 (JULY 27-AUG 2)

by bmac I saw a kid catch a seagull today while he was fishing. It was one of the most awkward and painful things I’ve ever witnessed. Luckily, he got the hook out and the bird flew away looking mortified but healthy. I hope you all had a better start to your week than that [...]