Monday, 25 May
*Recommended for fans of Pontiak, Endless Boogie, Earthless and Goat* "Dommengang are a Brooklyn-via-Seattle rock trio fronted by Pacific Northwest psych mainstay Sig Wilson (Holy Sons, Castanets, Scout Niblett) and Brooklyn musicians Brian Markham and Adam Bulgasem (currently members of Holy Sons’ live band). While the trio’s affection for electric blues and proto-punk bombast is clear, their music abandons traditional song structures and replaces their recognizable tropes with progressive frameworks. The band’s debut, ‘Everybody’s Boogie’, pivots between gloriously inventive riff… Read more
Steven Tang is a producer of sadly-underappreciated merit, who blends the best of the motor and windy cities' dancefloor sounds here into a slamming slice of goodness with some raw 326 remix action from fellow jackman Jamal "Hieroglyphic Being" Moss of Mathematics fame. TR707 drums and addictive basslines from the deep end of jack. On the flip, the lush strings and pads of 'Reminiscence' warm the soul while a space-aged acidic bassline moves it and 808 drums take you to a mystical place. Finishing off 'Pulsating Through' just throbs, with a rounded bass sound at a higher octave providing the lead melody.