Tuesday, January 19, 2021

IndieEthos podcast, Episode 8: Now playing movies + the Boaty Weekender...

Photo by Hans Morgenstern Here's the latest Jolt Radio podcast. It came soon after I returned from "The...

Ambient duo Spielberger find place for “real” guitars on ‘Jazzy’

Spielberger has returned with a brand new album, and the duo has added guitars and drums to their wash of ambient noise. Where 2011’s...

IndieEthos podcast, Episode 10: Miami Film Festival GEMS recap; new indie...

Used with permission from Neon Here is our latest podcast for Jolt Radio. In this month’s installment, we...

Old Man Diode brings poetry of Rick Holland into “disco” territory

It's not really "disco" per say. "Off-beat," "odd," "quirky" and "infectious" all work to describe "Open Blue," actually subverting the genre that is now...

Duke of Burgundy plunges deep into the frailty of love and...

It’s funny that the 50 Shades of Grey movie will hit the multiplex on the same day as The Duke of Burgundy enters select art house theaters....

Mike Garson talks about ‘David Bowie Variations’: an Indie Ethos exclusive

Forget Brian Eno, Lou Reed and Iggy Pop. One of David Bowie's most consistent and important collaborators has been his stalwart keyboardist, Mike Garson....

Popol Vuh’s Herzog soundtracks reissued; Download Sculptor Steiner here!

When I first heard about  SPV's planned release of a five CD collection of Popol Vuh's early soundtracks for Werner Herzog's films, I was excited...

Fleet Foxes dump hooks, go for atmosphere on new album

The members of Fleet Foxes have been away from the recording studio a long time since the recording of their breakout self-titled full-length in ...

Local spotlight: Harnessing the monstrous “instru-metal” sound of Holly Hunt on...

Whether the couple behind the music of Holly Hunt realizes it or not, they treat their instruments as channels into something beyond simple music....

Brian Eno reveals full streams of 3 tracks from new album

It seems like just the other day Brian Eno came out with Small Craft on a Milk Sea (Support the Independent Ethos, buy the...