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Concert Recap: Pitchfork Music Festival (Part 1(?))

So I hit up Pitchfork Music Festival last Sunday, and it was a solid experience. In terms of performances, I did these things in the following order: 158 more words

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PITCHFORK MUSIC FESTIVAL – UNION PARK – CHICAGO, IL – 7-20-2014 (DAY THREE)

Last day of the festival. Bittersweet moment at any music festival. The wedding I attended the night before did not exactly leave me in a proper state of hydration (my own doing). 728 more words

Chicago

Feats of Strength: Deafheaven

Deafheaven’s second album Sunbather came out of nowhere to appear by the end of 2013 on numerous Best Albums lists.  It was no small feat for a black metal album, considering how rarely the genre receives recognition from a broad critical audience–no matter how brilliant or adventurous it may be, black metal tends to be confined to a specific niche audience.   1,229 more words

Feats Of Strength

WIN TICKETS: Deafheaven at Great American 7/2 (WED)

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Deafheaven with Wreck & Reference //
Great American Music Hall — San Francisco… 252 more words

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“Hindered by sober restlessness.
Submitting to the amber crutch.
The theme in my aching prose.
Fantasizing the sight of Manhattan; that pour of a bitter red being that escapes a thin frame. 30 more words

In Love With Useless

Are we in the midst of a shoegaze/noise-rock revival? The popularity of bands like Deafheaven and the return of My Bloody Valentine with last year’s mbv suggest that the genre may be experiencing a resurgence. 35 more words