Bandcamp Roulette: Xoma18, Opus Nigrum, bunq

Bandcamp Roulette: Xoma18, Opus Nigrum, bunq

Bandcamp Roulette is a feature from contributor Secat that scours Bandcamp for interesting, new, and under-the-radar releases. This edition features albums from Xoma18, Opus Nigrum, and bunq. Welcome back to another fab edition of BR, the best PR for the UTR! This time, I've got 3 projects that all contain more than meets the eye [...]

Album Auto-nalysis: ODAE’s ‘Ataraxic’

Album Auto-nalysis: ODAE’s ‘Ataraxic’

Album Auto-nalysis is a regular COUNTERZINE feature where we ask some of our favorite artists to breakdown their albums track-by-track and provide further insight into the thoughts, feelings, and artistic processes that went into making them. For this edition, we asked ODAE to detail their recent LP 'Ataraxic', out now via Very Jazzed.     [...]

Bandcamp Roulette: polarsmokemystic, Machine+, dave phillips

Bandcamp Roulette: polarsmokemystic, Machine+, dave phillips

Bandcamp Roulette is a feature from contributor Secat that scours Bandcamp for interesting, new, and under-the-radar releases. This edition features albums from polarsmokemystic, Machine+, and dave phillips. This edition’s theme is SHOCK AND AWE: As I scouted out projects to cover, I really began to reckon with the sheer amount of quality music hiding in [...]

Bandcamp Roulette: Todo, DJ Windowshopping, Yakui

Bandcamp Roulette: Todo, DJ Windowshopping, Yakui

Recently, I’ve been having a lot of fun finding new music by simply opening up Bandcamp, scrolling down to the 'New Releases' tab, and checking out whatever artist names or cover art tickle my fancy. Here are three great projects I’ve found with this method to help ring in the new year:   Todo – [...]

amusingmusings on Sudan Archives’ ‘Athena’

amusingmusings on Sudan Archives’ ‘Athena’

amusingmusings is a feature from Counterzine contributor, Secat, that riffs and digresses on recent, exciting releases in music, games, television, movies, and more. Today’s amusingmusings covers 'Athena,' the debut LP from Los Angeles-based musician Sudan Archives. *** *A PIG and a SECAT wander down a coarse dirt road. pig: doo dee doo secat: dum dee [...]

amusingmusings: Ratskin Records

amusingmusings: Ratskin Records

amusingmusings is a feature from Counterzine contributor, Secat, that riffs and digresses on recent, exciting releases in music, games, television, movies, and more. Today’s amusingmusings covers new releases from independent label Ratskin Records, based in Oakland, California. *** Hello hello hello!! Today I’d like to do a little bit of a feature on some recent [...]

amusingmusings on Joyero, Kim Gordon, and Special Request

amusingmusings on Joyero, Kim Gordon, and Special Request

amusingmusings is a feature from Counterzine contributor, Secat, that riffs and digresses on recent, exciting releases in music, games, television, movies, and more. Today’s amusingmusings covers three recent albums from Joyero, Kim Gordon, and Special Request. *** I feel a little bit behind on talking about what I’ve been enjoying lately, and these albums all [...]

amusingmusings on Jenny Hval’s ‘The Practice of Love’

amusingmusings on Jenny Hval’s ‘The Practice of Love’

amusingmusings is a feature from Counterzine contributor, Secat, that riffs and digresses on recent, exciting releases in music, games, television, movies, and more. Today’s amusingmusings covers the latest album from Jenny Hval, ‘The Practice of Love,’ released on September 13th. *** *a small PIG comes ambling down the road. pig: dum dee dum dee dum [...]

amusingmusings on Big Thief’s ‘Two Hands’

amusingmusings on Big Thief’s ‘Two Hands’

amusingmusings is a feature from Counterzine contributor, Secat, that riffs and digresses on recent, exciting releases in music, games, television, movies, and more. Today’s amusingmusings covers the new album from Big Thief, 'Two Hands,' released on October 11th. *** [alec is typing . . . ] alec: please for the love of God come out [...]