by Zac Meyer

July 12, 2016  |  No. 114

Kevin McMahon: Appropriate Responses

by Zac Meyer

The Middle Hudson Valley of New York State has long been a bastion of creativity, counterculture, the arts, and especially music. While Woodstock is the hippie hamlet famous for lending its name to...

Jan. 20, 2016  |  No. 111

Doomtree: Minneapolis Hip-Hop

by Zac Meyer

Doomtree is a hip-hop collective base in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The seven-member band and record label is known for its homegrown DIY ethos, wide range of musical influences, and lyrical complexity...

July 15, 2011  |  No. 84

Tristan Perich: The 1-Bit Symphony

by Zac Meyer

Tristan Perich is a young experimental musician living and working in New York City. He creates interesting devices to present his original compositions, such as the recent 1-Bit Symphony. Encased in...

May 15, 2010  |  No. 77

Yeasayer: Cymbals and Blood

by Zac Meyer

So you play in a band and you produce your own stuff. Awesome — me too. And like a 5 foot 6- inch aspiring football player watches Rudy, I listen to Yeasayer. Their 2007 debut album, All Hour...