Run-On Sentence Reviews: Jlin – Black Origami

Run-On Sentence Reviews: Jlin – Black Origami

This album is synthetic meat that bleeds like the real thing, a drumline of cyborgs cadencing at the robot football game, the iPhone X made from flint and burnt wood, the Neanderthals inventing spaceflight, a tribal dance animated in such high quality so as to become real, what Picasso wishes he could have created in … Continue reading “Run-On Sentence Reviews: Jlin – Black Origami”

Har Mar Superstar at Union Transfer

Har Mar Superstar at Union Transfer

Har Mar Superstar and his band took the stage last week at Union Transfer dressed in La Croix Pamplemousse inspired t-shirts advertising his latest EP, Personal Boy. Sean Tillman (aka Har Mar Superstar) led the crowd through a set of disco-rock, his dance moves becoming increasingly bold and his clothes coming off as the set … Continue reading “Har Mar Superstar at Union Transfer”

Brockhampton at The Foundry, 9/13

Brockhampton at The Foundry, 9/13

  Wednesday night at The Foundry, boyband Brockhampton gave an energetic and animated show to remember. In total, eight of the seventeen current members of the artistic collective performed. The show began with Romil, the DJ, playing a few songs to get the crowd hyped up and asked them to give him a few “yeehaws”. … Continue reading “Brockhampton at The Foundry, 9/13”

Japanese Breakfast Releases New JRPG Japanese Break-Quest, A Sci-Fi Space-ship Powered by Friend-ship

Japanese Breakfast Releases New JRPG Japanese Break-Quest, A Sci-Fi Space-ship Powered by Friend-ship

Japanese Breakfast, the pseudonym of Philadelphia Indie star Michelle Zauner, released her newest project, Japanese Break-Quest, this past Thursday Sept. 14th. Largely inspired by her recent album, Soft Sounds From Another Planet, the game is a journey through outer space as the main character, space pilot J. Brekkie, gathers her bandmates to construct her robot … Continue reading “Japanese Breakfast Releases New JRPG Japanese Break-Quest, A Sci-Fi Space-ship Powered by Friend-ship”

Run-On Sentence Reviews: Brand New – Science Fiction

Run-On Sentence Reviews: Brand New – Science Fiction

This album is your brain vacillating between actively wanting to die and desperately needing to live, between getting dragged down in the murk and vaporizing the murk with an atom bomb, between burning slowly down to nothingness and exploding with the blinding white light of vitality, between offering itself to the god of Existential Dread … Continue reading “Run-On Sentence Reviews: Brand New – Science Fiction”

Brockhampton: The Return and Reinvention of the Boyband

Brockhampton: The Return and Reinvention of the Boyband

Brockhampton, an up-and-coming collective, will be playing The Foundry next Wednesday. The group, which prefers to be known as a boyband, has had quite a busy summer. Following a VICE series chronicling their rise (which they pitched to the network themselves), they released their first two full-length albums called SATURATION and SATURATION II, two installments of a trilogy. The … Continue reading “Brockhampton: The Return and Reinvention of the Boyband”

Run-On Sentence Reviews: PU$$EIDXN – Save for a Rainy Day

Run-On Sentence Reviews: PU$$EIDXN – Save for a Rainy Day

This album is a fire fluctuating between crackling and roaring in the fireplace of a contemporary apartment built into the W in the Hollywood sign on a night when the temperature is both refreshingly cool and comfortably warm and a rain that’s simultaneously heavy and light is pattering on the floor-to-ceiling windows and obscuring the … Continue reading “Run-On Sentence Reviews: PU$$EIDXN – Save for a Rainy Day”