Author Archives: Michael Eades

Twen – “Waste”

Way back in 2016, Twen released a live EP and started playing relentlessly. Those efforts seem to have paid off as the band has announced that they’ve signed to Frenchkiss Records, announced a large chunk of tour dates with White Reaper and debuted a new song on Stereogum. The new track, “Waste“, contains the same […]

Lambchop – This (is what I wanted to tell you)

This (is what I wanted to tell you) by Lambchop Reinvention is a decidedly tricky experience. Musically speaking, whenever an artist explores new aural territory they risk undermining expectations, which the Internet has confirmed to be a treacherous undertaking. If an artist is already known for consistent reinvention, lack of innovation may result in the […]

137: Don’t Skip Ahead

This episode, we start off slow with a phenomenal new track from Cale Tyson and slowly turn up the energy through offerings by Teddy & The Rough Riders, Joe Pisapia, Halfnoise and Dara before immersing in a lengthy piece from Makeup and Vanity Set.

German Error Message – “Hopelessness”

Hopelessness by German Error Message Released as the final preview single from the forthcoming album Mend, “Hopelessness” from German Error Message presents an intriguing interplay between moods. As the title suggests, the lyrics carry a particular weight to them. There’s not many of them, so let’s have a look. I woke up wrong Hopelessness pacing […]

Teddy & The Rough Riders – “I Found Somethin”

There’s no shortage of 7″ releases from Third Man Records and sorting through it all can be difficult. Fortunately, they do a great job of selecting Nashville artists that fit within their Third Man model of being a little bit country, a little bit something else (see Margo Price, Joshua Hedley, Loretta Lynn, et al). […]

My Fantasy Funeral with Becky Delius

On the inaugural episode of My Fantasy Funeral, host Ryan Breegle sits down with Becky Delius, champion of both humanitarian causes and over-the-top, ornate, fashion. They discuss the five songs that would be played at her funeral, the Southern orator who would speak to the bereaved and what Victorian tradition she would revive for her eternal preservation.

Makeup and Vanity Set – Mather OST

Mather (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) by Makeup and Vanity Set Makeup and Vanity Set has been busy lately providing the score for the latest seasons of the podcasts Up and Vanished and Monster, as well as multiple subscriber exclusive releases to his Bandcamp fans. Somehow, on top of all that, he has released the original […]

*repeat repeat – “Hi, I’m Waiting” (Official Video)

*repeat repeat has announced that they’ll be releasing their brand new album Glazed via Dangerbird Records on May 31st. Following along on that good news, they went ahead and released the first single, “Hi, I’m Waiting” and then piled on with an official music video for the track. The video is a blend of high-energy […]

Introducing My Fantasy Funeral

Imagine you are dead but you get to design your own funeral. What songs will be played? Who will deliver your eulogy? And where will your remains rest, forever more? This is the seed of conversation behind our brand new podcast, My Fantasy Funeral. Host Ryan Breegle will unearth and explore the unique answers provided […]