Tag: rock

June 7, 2018 /

WHEW LAWD! Now if I could bring back any defunct group from the ether, it’d have to be New Kingdom

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February 25, 2016 /

Beauty Pill is a band which hails from Washington, D.C. (hey, a local act!), headed up by singer, guitarist, and producer Chad Clark.

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February 4, 2016 /


“A Little God in My Hands.” Sounds kinda messy. I hope you wash up.

Anyhow, Swans is a pretty revered experimental rock group headed up by Michael Gira.

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September 17, 2015 /

I saw Godspeed You! Black Emperor here in D.C. last week, and bruh? My ears are STILL ringing.

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August 27, 2015 /

Let me keep this simple: I’M IN LOVE WITH THIS DAMN BAND.

Algiers is singer Franklin James Fisher, guitarist Lee Tesche, and bassist Ryan Mahan.

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May 13, 2015 /

Wowwwww. Now this song right here gives me goosebumps. I can’t believe I’ve gone this long in life without hearing Warpaint, a Los Angeles-based indie rock group composed of members Theresa Wayman, Emily Kokal, Jenny Lee Lindberg, and Stella Mozgawa.

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April 15, 2014 /

Alright, so this track is already winning the “longest song title on The Wildebeest so far”-contest, but I didn’t pick tonight’s post on title alone.

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July 17, 2013 /
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I’m hungry for new music.

For the last little while I’ve been making my rounds on Spotify, Songza, my endless music backlog (the oldest additions dating back to aught-six!) and a host of music blogs, looking to get out of my comfort zone and discover some new stuff.

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January 16, 2013 /

AIN’T NO FUN IF THE ALIENS CAN’T HAVE NONNNNEEEEEE

Death Grips is great headache music. I mean that in the best possible way.  

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December 20, 2012 /

It’s raining outside, I’m fighting off a cold, so it’s time for more music!

My latest torrid love affair is this gem right here, one of the latest releases of the Los Angeles-based experimental rock band, HEALTH.

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