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Listen to Evian Christ’s Mix for Mary Anne Hobbs

Accidental mystery Evian Christ, aka 22-year old UK producer Joshua Leary, recently made a set for Mary Anne Hobbs’ Xfm show. Here’s the 20-minute mix, filled with characteristically down-pitched hip-hop samples and, naturally, some tracks found on …

Peaking Lights & Lucifer

Writing about a band like Peaking Lights is terminally tricky. They channel ineffable emotions and vibrations that don’t easily lend themselves to concrete language. More likely they send you sprawling towards adjectives that make your prose style look like an 8-year old describing an Easter Egg hunt. It took me all night to write two… Continue reading »

Codeine – “Kitchen” (Stereogum Premiere)

One of the coolest fucking things about being alive in 2012 is the fact that we are around for the Codeine reunion. Not only does this mean a tour (well, abridged tour; sorry flyover) but a ton of music in the form of generously expanded double-LP reissues of the band’s three classic releases — 1990′s [...]