I got this awesome message from Torsten Meyer aka (((unartig))) about this brand new MONARCH full set. What makes this performance so special is that the band premiered new songs. Nuff respect due to (((unartig))) for capturing such amazing set of DOOM! MONARCH fucking rules and the word on the street is that
One show that blew my mind last year was DRAB MAJESTY at the Astoria that the homie Sound & Salt put on. I had listened to their LP Careless and was really impressed with their moving/surreal live performance. I found myself dancing in a trance-like state – DRAB MAJESTY’s music had
Los Angeles’ Egrets on Ergot are a hard-to-categorize act that have been compared to everyone from the Birthday Party to the Virgin Prunes. Self-described as a postpunk and experimental band, their cacophonous four-piece approach gives attention to the influences of a particularly underground 80s LA art-rock scene that included the
Night Profound is a Vancouver, B.C. neofolk duo who have played with the likes of King Dude and Death In June. This began as S.P. Hache’s (Mitochondrion, Auroch, ex-Havoc) solo project in 2010, but R. Scythe Bearer (ex-Pestkreuz, ex-Havoc) joined him in 2012. They actually played a legendary show with King
Los Angeles is weird place on so many levels, and growing up there is even weirder! I’m a product of that environment, but since I had to chance to live all over the world, it has given me a different perspective on the City of Lost Angels. Brighton-born, Los Angeles-based filmmaker Jesse Heath has
Boston’s SADIST are the fucking shit! I love the way they blend D-Beat, Noise and Post-Punk to come up with a sound that is unique to say the least! Check out this insane full set that unARTigNYC captured at this year’s Hassle Fest.