Issue 79 of the mPlayer features Frightened Rabbit, Jim James, Thao & The Get Down Stay Down, Indians, and actress Beth Grant.
Read it here!
Paste has some insane turn-around. I emailed in my Thao review at noon today (in my defense, it was a last-minute assignment). Dang-guh-guh.
TRANCE FARMERS: Purple Hay
Just wrapped my
Dual Forms comp review for February’s VICE. Found these LA-based dudes (or dude? Is it just one? I do not know/care) in the process. I love this cut—heavy with lazy, churning ripples.
MENAHAN STREET BAND: Lights Out
So it seems electricity is starting to shutter around the borough. But for now, I’ve gotta finish this second album review. RACE TO THE FINISH/TEQUILA.
Imagine if I were an actual sex writer. Christ.
Also, I didn’t blur her name because, well.
That one time I got a tea at Cafe Royal as a form of paying rent for a chair inside except nothing was open save ond crowded by crumpled napkins and empty cups so I left and tried to write from a bench in McGolrick but it was too cold so I just went home and heated up some pie in a coffee mug and am now working from my bed.
GPOY. This girl gets to work every night for two weeks straight starting Monday. Days will be spent writing, sleeping and generally wondering why the fuck I set my life up in such a way.
Sometimes the promos I get in the mail make me feel important but then I remember I still have to find my pants.
Up and clothed like a real person, ready to write my MF’ing face off. All before nine!
Yes, I am gloating. But I really need this to become par again.