Whaaa-ttt?! ANOTHER Loser City show?! Yes indeed! And this time it’s headlined by the incredibly talented BoomBaptist, who is coming off a ridiculous run of support dates that include gigs with P.O.S, Cut Chemist and Just Blaze. Joining BB are the Lower Class, a neo-Native Tongues style group from San Marcos, and Secret Levels, a sharp tongued Austinite […]
Oh shit everybody— this weekend is the first Loser City show! We’re bringing the jamz to Spider House Ballroom this Saturday, Oct. 19th!.The line-up is great, with Slugbug headlining and Chalkboards, Easy, Tiger, The Sun Machine and Team 2nd Place all in tow. Come on out if you’re in Austin!
Quakers’ self-titled Stones Throw debut was, in my opinion, one of the most slept on releases last year, so it shouldn’t be too surprising that Mad Dukez + Fresh Kils’ latest single “Bootleg Bartenders” has me all worked up. Anchored by a Geoff Barrow-esque beat courtesy of Fresh Kils, “Bootleg Bartenders” is slinky, its spy movie […]
Dadaism is a thing that gets thrown around a lot these days in the worlds of literature and indie rock, but you don’t hear it applied to hip-hop all that often. That’s too bad, because as Seattle’s Don’t Talk to the Cops prove, hip-hop and Dadaism are two cultural forces that come together pretty damn […]
That bass starts and I freak out a bit because my brain instantly goes “Mclusky?!” as though that’s a totally normal response to a few guttural, sloppily plucked bass notes. Then every other piece of the band pops in and fuck, “Social Anxiety” no longer requires a reflex inspired by a fucked up Welsh thug […]