Tag Archives: surfer blood

PHANTOGRAM / SCHOOL OF SEVEN BELLS REMIX

by rook thompson Phantogram and School of Seven Bells teamed up for a remix of “I L U” which will appear on SVIIB’s Heart Is Strange digital EP coming out on Sept 14. School of Seven Bells also did an installment of The Guest Apartment for Baeble Music, which you can watch here. Meanwhile, Phantogram [...]

MUSICFEST NW INVADES PORTLAND

by chelsea mannella I moved blindly from Miami to Portland about 11 days ago. I started law school 10 days ago. I’ve barely had time to breathe, let alone truly explore this city and its diverse set of characters that I’ve heard so much about (zoo bombers?).  Fortunately for me, and the greater Pacific Northwest, [...]

SURFER BLOOD: ASTROCOAST

by joel chaffee Two electric guitars. Or three? It is something I wonder throughout Surfer Blood’s debut LP, Astrocoast. Opener “Floating Vibes” is a fine introduction: electric guitar following the vocal melody, a guitar climax. This is accessible garage rock, and at times it is grand. Artist: Surfer Blood Song: Neighbour Riffs .. Astrocoast is [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 60 (OCT 17 – NOV 6)

by bmac Pop Out Player “Among other things, you’ll find that you’re not the first person who was ever confused and frightened and even sickened by human behaviour. You’re by no means alone on that score, you’ll be excited and stimulated to know. Many, many men have been just as troubled morally and spiritually as [...]

ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: SURFER BLOOD

by kevin diamond (pics by amy davis) Surfer Blood was a bit like the town bicycle during CMJ – every showcase got a ride. We were one of at least 13 CMJ showcases that was lucky enough to book these guys on the cusp of their breaking it big. I thought today we’d take a [...]

SLEIGH BELLS & UUVVWWZ ROCK QC’S ANTI-CMJ

by staff (pics by amy davis and brittany bartley) The whirlwind of CMJ week has finally drawn to a close and we’re happy to report that QC’s Anti-CMJ Showcase presented by Fruitsential was a huge success. Housed at Brooklyn’s Market Hotel, the loaded bill featured five bands and was highlighted by high energy and innovative [...]

ANTI-CMJ SHOWCASE @ MARKET HOTEL 10/23

by tatio We’re less than two weeks before QC’s Anti-CMJ show kicks off at Market Hotel on Friday, October 23rd. Today we give you the beautiful show flier by the incomparable Muggs plus a couple tracks from two of the show bands. The showcase features five acts plus an Absolut and St. Germain open bar [...]

QUIETCOLOR’S ANTI-CMJ SHOW @ MARKET HOTEL

by staff For the last few weeks, we’ve busily been putting the final touches on our first-annual Anti-CMJ Bash. We’ve been working hard and tirelessly to make this an amazing event, and we think we’ve delivered. We’ll be taking over Market Hotel on Friday, October 23rd, with five bands and an open vodka bar. Seven [...]