Mixtape: Chris Villa – Pillage Vatican City

After a bunch of aggressive, unique, and aggressively unique tracks and a lot of anticipation leading up to it, Chris Villa has finally dropped his debut mixtape Pillage Vatican City.  Villa isn’t the type of guy who is going to spend a lot of time crafting dizzying wordplay or complex rhyme schemes, he would rather just rhythmically blend into the …

tccarr14Mixtape: Chris Villa – Pillage Vatican City

Enjoy it While it’s Fresh: Shinies

Shinies are the latest Manchester lo-fi band to make irresistible, guilty pleasure indie-rock.  I’ve come to terms with how I will never get tired of music like this and Shinies reinforce that point with not that much making their sound unique besides their massive talent in writing hooks and great melodies.  Their rectangular soundcloud waveforms speak for themselves, Shinies make dense …

pkelly94Enjoy it While it’s Fresh: Shinies

Video: Ty Segall and White Fence- Scissor People

Here is a refreshingly straight forward video of Ty Segall and White Fence performing their new jam ‘Scissor People’.  Although the video is laced with plenty of psychedelic effects, it sticks to the simple formula of the guys playing the track in a room together.  At about a 1:50 in the guys turn the song into a solo-filled jam with …

pkelly94Video: Ty Segall and White Fence- Scissor People