Crossroads

with Palindrome

Monday, May 8, 2017
18:00 to 20:00
Rock/etc
other shows

Artist Song Album Label Comments New
Ibibio Sound Machine Joy (Idaresit) Uyai Merge 2017; Nigerian electronic African fusion (very interesting darkwave) *
Emeralds Candy Shoppe Does It Look Like I'm Here? Editions Mego 2010; Cleveland electronic trio (Steve Hauschildt & Mark McGuire, sweet becomes epic)
Bedroom In My Head single no label company 2017; Nashville bedroom rock (nice :) )
Hop Along Sister Cities Painted Shut Saddle Creek 2015; Philly rock (nice and punky, fatalism vs. irreversible decisions)
Alvvays Archie, Marry Me Alvvays Polyvinyl 2014; Toronto dream pop (so sweet!)
Honeyblood (I'd Rather Be) Anywhere But Here Honeyblood Fat Cat 2014; Glasgow lo-fi garage (energizing emo-garage)
Bell X1 Bring Me A Fire King Arms Belly Up 2016; rural Irish pop rock (wow great lyrics and style and guitar riffs and bouncing bass)
German Error Message I See Now The Lifting Cave Tour 2013; Nashville bedroom emo-folk
Vagabon Cleaning House Infinite Worlds Father/Daughter 2017; NYC lo-fi sad girl rock (Laetitia Tamko, beautiful acoustics here and strong but tender voice) *
(Sandy) Alex G Brick single Domino 2017; Brooklyn indie genius (newest single with the strangest faded yelling free rapping = SICK)
Faye Webster Is It Too Much To Ask single Awful 2017; Altanta acoustic folk (such a good riff for the beat, it's amazing)
Fazerdaze Bedroom Talks Morningside Flying Nun 2017; New Zealand dream rock (slow beach vibes + fast-paced girl punk vox)
Hovvdy Pretend Taster Double Double Whammy 2017; Austin "pillowcore" (slow & pensive bedroom pop)
Daniel Bachman Watermelon Slices On A Blue Bordered Plate Daniel Bachman Three Lobed 2017; Fredericksburg, VA americana guitarist (beautifully impeccable playing here with Forrest Marquisee on octotone) *
Horse Jumper Of Love Ugly Brunette Horse Jumper Of Love Joy Void 2017; Boston slowcore
Yoko Ono, Portugal. The Man Soul Got Out Of The Box Yes, I'm A Witch Too MANIMAL 2016; very experimental Yoko
Gang Gang Dance Vacuum Saint Dymphna Warp 2008; NYC experimental (mega strange, psychedelic, screeching ooze)
Fog Lake Ventriloquist single s/r 2007; Newfoundland solo acoustic (pretty lo-fi folk)
Isbells Billy Billy Zealrecords 2015; Belgian alt-folk project (Gaetan Vandewoude of Ellroy/Soon, adventurous sweet chill)
The Bony King Of Nowhere The Sunset Alas My Love Helicopter 2009; Belgian singer-songwriter Bram Vanparys (acoustic soul-folk)
Balthazar Do Not Claim Them Anymore Rats PIAS 2012; Belgian indie pop (great bass beat! psychedelic folk, yo!)
Bones & Beeker Heartbroken In Love Bones & Beeker Wax Poetics 2015; Minneapolis hip-hop funk (super groovy psychedelia)
Los Porcos Do You Wanna Live? Porco Milo Cracki 2015; Manchester, NH disco funk
Mild High Club Chapel Perilous Skiptracing Stones Throw 2016; Mac DeMarco fanatic Alex Brettin (super groovy chillwave)
Morgan Delt I Don't Wanna See What's Happening Outside Phase Zero Sub Pop 2016; LA psych-rock (great building song with a melody of clarity)