Buke and Gase Featured in HASH Magazine, at Bowery Ballroom Tonight

January 30, 2013 § Leave a comment

Buke & Gase storm Bowery Ballroom tonight to celebrate the release of their new album, General Dome. Our own Brandon Specktor caught up with the hands-on pair to talk about their cryptically covered new LP, the sonic Venn diagram they defy, and of course the hybrid instruments they build themselves—and can’t stop redesigning.
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HASH Magazine Profiles Jai Nitai Lotus

January 28, 2013 § Leave a comment

jai nitai lotus profile

For his first solo LP, Something You Feel, Montreal rapper-producer Jai Nitai Lotus cleaves to rawness with off-the-cuff MPC cuts, freestyle raps, and total trust in his collaborators…. « Read the rest of this entry »

HASH Magazine Profiles Tame Impala

January 25, 2013 § Leave a comment

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Kevin Parker, of Tame Impala. (Photo: Alec McClure)

For “We Need To Talk About Kevin,” contributing writer Nick Amies dives into the Tame Impala time warp. With Australia’s most indie-critic adored band on the rise, mastermind Kevin Parker opens up about how the trip is changing the world he now tours, for better and for worse.

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Song Review: FaltyDL Gets Surgical With “Straight & Arrow”

January 23, 2013 § Leave a comment

FaltyDL review

“Hardcourage,” FaltyDL

Also out this week, FaltyDL’s Hardcourage debut on Ninja Tune Records. Listen to lead single “Straight & Arrow” in our playlist, and read why in the track reviews:

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Album Review: Mountains Go Seismic On “Centralia”

January 22, 2013 § Leave a comment

Centralia, available today through Thrill Jockey, is the lead review in our new issue’s Album Reviews. Sean Ryan calls it Mountains’ “best record so far.” Listen to closing track “Living Lens” here, or in Issue 6’s playlist.

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Song Review: Jose James’ Smooth Blue Note Debut

January 21, 2013 § Leave a comment

Jose James

Jose James

New this week: No Beginning No End, Jose James’ first record on Blue Note. We review “Vanguard,” featured in the playlist of HASH’s brand new issue: « Read the rest of this entry »

HASH Magazine Launches Issue 6

January 20, 2013 § Leave a comment

HASH Magazine. Rafiq Bhatia

HASH Magazine. Issue 6. Go get it!

Rafiq Bhatia on the cover.


…Profiles: Tame Impala, Buke & Gase, & more

…Q/A: Milk Carton Kids, Swans, Caspian

…Reviews: Mountains, Karriem Riggins, Norvaiza, Jose James, MaG, Sinkane & more

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