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Age of Disinformation

Since coaxing their trumpeter-father Dennis Gonzalez out of musical retirement a decade ago and forming Yells at Eels, brothers Aaron (bass) and Stefan Gonzalez...

Eaton Lake Tonics

Prolific indeed is Eaton Lake Tonics frontman Domenic "Tony" Ferraro, who's already released two of this year's most intriguing local discs under his literary-inspired...

Snowbyrd

Loyalty to home and love for departed friends are themes that resonate at my house, which is what motivated me to repeatedly spin this...

Linda Oh Trio

On the cover of her debut CD, Malaysian-born, Australian-bred bassist Linda Oh appears as a graphic novel heroine, silhouetted against a full moon, gazing...

Ben Perowsky

Ben Perowsky is a New York-based jazz drummer who's worked with underground godfather John Zorn, film noir-inspired indie rockers Elysian Fields, and the experimental/soul...

Steven Wilson

    As if being Porcupine Tree's mastermind wasn't heady enough, vocalist and guitarist Steven Wilson sets out to go even deeper into the underground with...

Tyshawn Sorey

    Tyshawn Sorey's a drummer best known for his work with pianist Vijay Iyer. He's a trap-kicker of force and intelligence who effortlessly dominates the...

NOFX

What were you doing 25 years ago? Most people who listen to NOFX today were probably A.) sitting in the corner in preschool, B.)...

Dennis Gonzalez

This latest outing from the prolific Dallas-based trumpeter - his second for L.A.'s Furthermore Recordings - features an all-star cast of musicians. Besides his...

Seabrook Power Plant

The words "banjo" and "avant-garde" aren't exactly strangers. You need think only of Eugene Chadbourne and Mark Growden's uses of the rustic instrument in...