David Von Bader
The way the music we hear when we’re children infiltrates our psyche as we age is an infinitely intriguing thing. The relationships we build around those songs and records — the memories they cohabit with in the depths of our minds, the emotional ...
Punk-rock authenticity has been argued over, analyzed, poked, prodded, and torn apart to the point of irrelevancy since the form's inception in the late '70s (or early '80s, depending on which self-appointed punk historian you listen to). I suppos...
Heavy metal is one of the richest and most complex forms of art on the planet, yet it's rarely given the respect it deserves by institutions outside its own. While undoubtedly a byproduct of its cartoonish perception, the fact of the matter is met...
5 years ago | Music News
Where have all the tastemakers gone? As our options for seeking out and consuming content have increased with the internet, the trust and familiarity that came from platforms like golden-era FM radio and early MTV has dwindled. A new website from ...
Contemporary rockabilly doesn't retain much in the way of true institutions these days — at least as far as stalwart artists go. It's a seductive world, chock-full of interesting aesthetics and implied authenticity, but one that many are just pass...
5 years ago | Lists
Alright, so we’re a little more than a week into 2016. Too late for a year-end best of list, you say? Nope. This is a Florida-based website and we implore you to try and not forget that Florida answers the call of no man nor beast. We remind you, ...