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New Releases 8/11 @ Mills Record Company

…And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead — Source Tags & Codes 2 Chainz — Pretty Girls Like Trap Music (Limited collector’s pink vinyl) 13 Reasons Why — Original Soundtrack Accept — The Rise of Chaos (Electric Blue w/ Red Splatter Vinyl) Amon Amarth — Fate of Norns Amon Amarth — With […]


Tycho and Shigeto at The Granada

This Saturday The Granada will host two ambient electronica acts that I never stray too far from–Tycho and Shigeto. The two bands make music as complex as Flying Lotus with more of an ear toward melodic continuity. While they reside within the same musical camp, both bands have subtle trademarks that distinguish them from each […]


Top 10 Electronic Albums of 2014 [Brian Clifton's Picks]

10 Our Love by Caribou. Our Love is a nice mix of dark disco and techno-pop. The album is immediate. Its blips and bassed out rhythms set a stage for Dan Snaith’s gauzy falsetto. The tracks’ repetitions create an atmosphere of obsession and the lyrics match. A notable track of the album is “All I […]

Bonobo’s Beats Flash Through Dark Textures

Bonobo has been engineering intelligent dance music for some time. His style throbs somewhere between a VIP lounge and a drive through Nebraska at night. And his latest album, Flashlight, takes everything from his past and melts it into three beautiful pieces. “Flashlight,” “Pelican,” and “Return to Air” all give the EP nuance, blending repetitive […]


12/2/14 New Releases @ Mills Record Company

Sleaford Mods – Tiswas (limited edition orange or yellow vinyl) EP Alexis Taylor vs Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy – Am I not a weaker soldier? 7” Amebix – Arise! LP Bis – Keep your darkness 7” Black Moth – Condemned to hope LP Bonobo – Flashlight EP Cradle of Filth – The principle of evil made […]

New Vinyl Arrivals for the Week of 7/23

If you want these, we got ‘em:   * Tortoise – Millions Now Living Will Never Die (Reissue): The first generation post rockers get the reissue treatment for one of their best albums. The title is from a Jehova’s Witness pamphlet and the music sounds like it’s jazz from another planet. Check it out if […]

The Morning News Post in Which We Mindlessly Indulge

  What’s Going on in KC Friday April 26, 2013: Aftershock: School of Rock Season Preview Benefit @ 6:30pm Aftershock: Stratgazer/BMOD Present Sky Seems Red @ 9pm BB’s Lawnside BBQ: Brad Vickers & Vestapolitans @ 9pm The Blue Room: Everette Devan & Eboni Fondren @ 8:30pm The Bottleneck: Mansions on the Moon & Carousel @ […]

The Morning News Post in Which We Seek Country Singles

  What’s Going on in KC Wednesday April 24, 2013: BB’s Lawnside BBQ: Shinetop Jr. @ 7pm The Bottleneck: Phutureprimitive & Ill-Esha @ 9pm Czar Bar: Early Graves, Enabler, and Keef Mountain @ 7pm Davey’s Uptown Ramblers Club: Folkicide, Rabbit Killer, and Major Matt @ 8pm The Granada: Bonobo & Shigeto @ 8pm The Jackpot: […]

The Morning News Post in Which We Wub-Wub-Wub

  What’s Going on in KC Friday April 19, 2013: Aftershock: Metal Wars BB’s Lawnside BBQ: Bobby Smith @ 9pm The Blue Room: Roger Wilder Trio CD release show The Brick: Fourth of July, Ghosty, the Devil Coda Bar & Grill: The Buttermilk Boys and Partners in Glory @ 9pm Czar Bar: Raks Boheme @ […]