Category Archives: Featured Articles

Sound Propositions 012: Marcus Fischer

  Sound Propositions is an ongoing, semi-regular series of conversations with artists exploring their creative practices and individual aesthetics, conceived of as a counter-narrative to a dominant trend in music journalism which fetishizes equipment and new technologies. Rather than writing

Sound Propositions 012: Marcus Fischer

  Sound Propositions is an ongoing, semi-regular series of conversations with artists exploring their creative practices and individual aesthetics, conceived of as a counter-narrative to a dominant trend in music journalism which fetishizes equipment and new technologies. Rather than writing

LCNL 085: Your Grace Adrianna Natalie presents Another Side

Over the years we’ve featured several mixes from the Alrealon Musique. This mix comes courtesy of Your Grace Adrianna Natalie, the most recent artist to join the label. Her debut EP The Unseen Shadows was released last November, showcasing her

LCNL 085: Your Grace Adrianna Natalie presents Another Side

Over the years we’ve featured several mixes from the Alrealon Musique. This mix comes courtesy of Your Grace Adrianna Natalie, the most recent artist to join the label. Her debut EP The Unseen Shadows was released last November, showcasing her

First Half Highlights: The Top 20

We got a little jealous when Norman Records posted its Mid-Year Review last week, so we decided to poll our our own staff.  What were their picks of the year to date?  When exactly 20 albums made the list, we

First Half Highlights: The Top 20

We got a little jealous when Norman Records posted its Mid-Year Review last week, so we decided to poll our our own staff.  What were their picks of the year to date?  When exactly 20 albums made the list, we

Sound Propositions 011: Taylor Deupree

Sound Propositions is an ongoing, semi-regular series of conversations with artists exploring their creative practices and individual aesthetics, conceived of as a counter-narrative to a dominant trend in music journalism which fetishizes equipment and new technologies. Rather than writing copy

Sound Propositions 011: Taylor Deupree

Sound Propositions is an ongoing, semi-regular series of conversations with artists exploring their creative practices and individual aesthetics, conceived of as a counter-narrative to a dominant trend in music journalism which fetishizes equipment and new technologies. Rather than writing copy

Ten Tracks That Sound Like Summer

According to the calendar, summer is still nine days away, but we’re already picturing the sun, the boards, the beach.  Intrepid adventurers have ventured into the water early, while for those in northern climes, the wait is excruciating.  It’s never

Ten Tracks That Sound Like Summer

According to the calendar, summer is still nine days away, but we’re already picturing the sun, the boards, the beach.  Intrepid adventurers have ventured into the water early, while for those in northern climes, the wait is excruciating.  It’s never

Words of Encouragement to All of Our Readers

After surfing the net for the happiest possible image, we’ve settled on this illustration from Soni Speight.  We have some good news to share today, and it has nothing to do with music.  Share this article with everyone you know!

Words of Encouragement to All of Our Readers

After surfing the net for the happiest possible image, we’ve settled on this illustration from Soni Speight.  We have some good news to share today, and it has nothing to do with music.  Share this article with everyone you know!

LCNL 083: Jim Perkins presents Elements

  Elements is a mix by Jim Perkins, a musician and founder of Bigo & Twigetti, a London based record label mixing classical music, electronica, sound design and a more.  Focusing on different elements of recording and composition,  Jim weaves

LCNL 083: Jim Perkins presents Elements

  Elements is a mix by Jim Perkins, a musician and founder of Bigo & Twigetti, a London based record label mixing classical music, electronica, sound design and a more.  Focusing on different elements of recording and composition,  Jim weaves