Dommengang - Everybody's Boogie

Available: Tue, May 19 2015

Dommengangís music is expansive and driving. The bandís songs are propelled by a killer rhythm section and fronted by Sig Wilson, a mainstay of the Pacific Northwest psych scene. He is joined by Brian Markham and Adam Bulgasem, themselves life-long musicians and connected to the DIY scenes on the West and East coasts. While the trioís affection for electric blues and proto-punk bombast is clear, their music abandons traditional song structures and replaces their recognizable tropes with progressive frameworks. The bandís debut, Everybodyís Boogie pivots between gloriously inventive riffs and f...

Circuit des Yeux - In Plain Speech

Available: Tue, May 19 2015

Haley Fohrís music strikes a unique balance between the personal and universal. As Circuit des Yeux she creates music that embodies the complexity of human emotions, juxtaposing tenderness and grief, ecstasy and horror, using sounds as representations of the emotional spectrum that we all experience. Fohrís striking voice, an impassioned baritone, is the musicís centerpiece and guiding force. On In Plain Speech, Fohr is joined by some of the most progressive musicians in the Chicago music community; Cooper Crain (Cave, Bitchin Bajas), Whitney Johnson (Verma), Rob Frye (Bitchin Bajas), Adam ...

Evan Caminiti - Meridian

Available: Tue, Jun 16 2015

Evan Caminitiís slow but steady progression towards electronic music from sand-swept guitar drone mirrors the pace of the music he makes. It has been measured, each move well-considered and clearly intentional. Caminiti has immersed himself in electronic production on†Meridian, creating organic sounds through his machines, patching sounds that recall the brassy†resonance of horns and hazy choral clusters. Synthesizers hiss and crackle under layers of reverb and fog. Sounds undulate and implode in upon themselves, with bursts of noise dropping in and out to create shadows of rhythm. Caminitiís ...