INTERVIEW: BABY GRILL AND KEEPER ON INCLUSIVITY WITHIN THE DC MUSIC SCENE

BY SOPHIA HIGGINS Yellow light frames the patio outside Comet Pizza in Washington, DC. The porch lamps seem to form a halo in the dense summer air. Inside, the peaceful bop of bass and drums drifts like a gentle breeze through the venue. Judy Hong, Travis Bozeman and Felix Donate-Perez make up this indie pop … Continue reading INTERVIEW: BABY GRILL AND KEEPER ON INCLUSIVITY WITHIN THE DC MUSIC SCENE

INTERVIEW: AMANDA WICKS

BY LANA HARRIS Though her Pitchfork-logo'd desk placard would probably read “music journalist,” Amanda Wicks is 'forever seeking sound' and cultural phenomena through a colourful variety of its realisations. Thus, her writings have dived into topics ranging from Future Sex/Love Sounds’ tenth birthday to the paternally-spurred storytelling of Good Guy’s Nick Thune. Wicks’ album reviews … Continue reading INTERVIEW: AMANDA WICKS

M*A*R*S – Spring Time Blues

"Slowdive 2017," "Soul Lounge," "achtung baby." These are the clues I've scrounged up from the depths of search-term cyberspace, in piecing together the elusive identity of SoundCloud user /marsandaras (also known as M*A*R*S from Philadelphia). No artist socials; no bandcamp; simply a track-rich SoundCloud page and a third-party posting on an indie soul Youtube channel. … Continue reading M*A*R*S – Spring Time Blues