Sleep: The Sciences [Album Review]
May11

Sleep: The Sciences [Album Review]

Sleep The Sciences Third Man Records [2018] Fire Note Says: Follow the smoke once more to the riff filled lands. Sleep now presents you with the riff tree Album Review: Over dunes, you’ve walked many miles, your entire body is heavy from the punishing journey. You’ve done as Jerusalem’s sacred texts have said, you followed the smoke. Your journey is coming to an end as you near the cath-weededral. The door opens and a hooded man says,...

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Dead Meadow: The Nothing They Need [Album Review]
Apr17

Dead Meadow: The Nothing They Need [Album Review]

Dead Meadow The Nothing They Need Xemu Records [2018] Who: Formed in Washington D.C. Dead Meadow has been around making music for 20 years. There psychedelic soundscapes have taken them across three record labels: Matador, Xemu, and Tolotta. Sound: Dead Meadow is a band with psychedelic range. They can burn thick and heavy like a trippy, fuzzed-out molten lava. But, they‘re a band that can also take their sounds through the stars to...

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Unknown Mortal Orchestra: Sex & Food [Album Review]
Apr09

Unknown Mortal Orchestra: Sex & Food [Album Review]

Unknown Mortal Orchestra Sex & Food Jagjaguwar [2018] Fire Note Says: Unknown Mortal Orchestra shed some synths for more strings in this fun batch of songs. Album Review: I’ll alway remember the first time I heard Unknown Mortal Orchestra. In that basement in 2011 I’d never heard a style like it. I didn’t know that such a bubbly form of psychedelic lo-ficould exist. Ruban Nielson has kept the core of Unknown Mortal Orchestra...

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The Breeders: “Secret Show” [Concert Review]
Mar28

The Breeders: “Secret Show” [Concert Review]

The Breeders: “Secret Show”, The Yellow Cab Tavern, Dayton, Ohio – Friday, March 2, 2018 I really like to think that I pay attention, especially when it comes to music. But, it seems that this one slipped under my nose. I consider myself lucky because if it weren’t for a certain friend my wife and I wouldn’t have been able to see Dayton sweethearts The Breeders. While the show was a couple of weeks ago, the...

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The Friday Fire Track: Stonefield – “Delusion”
Dec15

The Friday Fire Track: Stonefield – “Delusion”

Australia’s Flightless is a record label that’s on a roll. They are home to one of the most talked about bands in the world right now, King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard. Plus their roster of artists continues to drive psychedelic music to new heights. Artist that include The Murlocs, ORB, Pipe Eye, The Babe Rainbow, and now Stonefield. Stonefield consists of four sisters: Amy, Hannah, Sarah, and Holly Findlay. What’s their purpose?...

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