mp3: Monster Rally- Jaguar

Ambient and soundscape producers aren’t exactly hard to find these days with soundcloud making it possible for anyone with a music program to put together a collage of washing synths and upload it.  Monster Rally’s music isn’t going to get lost in that wave of minimally meditative music.  ‘Jaguar’ is lush, rich in texture and definitely gorgeously distinctive.  It sounds …

pkelly94mp3: Monster Rally- Jaguar

Video: Mean Jeans- Anybody Out There

More bands need to have music videos like this.  Equal parts Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure and Pee-Wee’s Playhouse and ‘Another Girl Another Planet’, the music video for ‘Anybody Out There’ sold me on Mean Jeans before I had heard more than 10 seconds of their music.  Of course the song and video only got better as I watched more …

pkelly94Video: Mean Jeans- Anybody Out There

mp3: Beat Culture – Useless

The most recent track we heard from Beat Culture, “Slow Flight”, was a bit of a departure from his usual bright style, using more dark and turbulent sounds, and including a vocal part by Tyler Burton of vyxor.  As much as I enjoyed and was impressed by “Slow Flight”, “Useless” points back towards Beat Culture’s usual warm and dense sound …

tccarr14mp3: Beat Culture – Useless