Local Review: Ex.Five.Two – Plastic Island

Local Review: Ex.Five.Two – Plastic Island
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Fuzzy reverb, noisy electric guitar and heavy drums combine to create the perfect blend of ‘70s and ‘90s sounds with grunge influences, reminiscent of bands like The Doors, Sound Garden and Pink Floyd. … read more

Unquenched Thirst For Sound and Inspiration: IDKHOW

Unquenched Thirst For Sound and Inspiration: IDKHOW
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I DON’T KNOW HOW BUT THEY FOUND ME (IDKHOW), the solo project of Dallon Weekes, is bringing nuance to our local music scene. … read more

Prophecies of an Electric Sun: Ronan Harris of VNV Nation

Prophecies of an Electric Sun: Ronan Harris of VNV Nation
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He says, “I feel it is my duty to respect those who write these things to me—to talk with them about it and let them talk.” … read more

Local Review: frick. – frick.

Local Review: frick. – frick.
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At first listen of frick.’s debut album, I asked myself, “What are these cats so angry at?,” before I quickly realized I’m angry at the exact same things, too. … read more

Local Review: Jacob T. Skeen – Telestial

Local Review: Jacob T. Skeen – Telestial
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Fresh off the electric high of SLUG Mag’s 35th Anniversary Party, Jacob T. Skeen fires off punk-experimental mortar rounds at every bystanding listener to mosh for cover in his new album Telestial. … read more

SLUG Mag’s 35th Anniversary Party

SLUG Mag’s 35th Anniversary Party
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This year’s Anniversary Party artists couldn’t be more different from one another, and we wouldn’t want it any other way. Hope to see you there! … read more

Local Review: Tycoon Machete – The Great Machine

Local Review: Tycoon Machete – The Great Machine
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Tycoon Machete’s first full length album is a post-grunge, psychedelic slumber, with their anti-capitalist lyrics etched on the glass inside of a lava lamp. … read more

Local Music Singles Roundup: January 2023

Local Music Singles Roundup: January 2023
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3… 2… 1… Happy New Year! Along with 2023, SLUG’s January Local Music Singles Roundup has arrived! … read more

Local Review: Bly Wallentine – I Found My Foot

Local Review: Bly Wallentine – I Found My Foot
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I Found My Foot needs to be heard more than once. Bly Wallentine seems to have found their “foot” and embraced this sublime world with open arms. … read more

Local Review: Lost Penguins – fix it – da world

Local Review: Lost Penguins – fix it – da world
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Lost Penguins = FIDLAR – of Montreal (Freewave Lucifer fck)  … read more