Tagged experimental


Evacuate the Earth-S/T

Chicago/Milwaukee trio Evacuate the Earth have dropped their ambitious sophomore album. Evacuate the Earth opens with the partially spoken/partially sung sci-fi tune “Contact” and the rhythmic, jazzy “Interplanetary,” which sounds like Primus and Bjork jamming on a deserted space station. “Ninth Planet” is a three-way marriage of wailing sax, elastic bass and skittery percussion while…


Cinchel – Do Better

Jason Shanley aka Cinchel is a Chicago based noise and drone artist.  Is there a difference between noise and drone? Honestly, we don’t know. What we do know is that Cinchel’s latest release takes these genres and uses them to build a philosophical album in which the theme is to “meditate on the idea of improvement.”…


Lykanthea Abroad, 2015

` Electro-ambient artist Lykanthea (Lakshmi Ramgopal) tours Europe this spring to support her elegiac debutMigration, with appearances in Rome, Vienna and Leipzig’s internationally renowned Wave Gotik Treffen. Currently living in Rome and finishing her PhD thesis with the support of the prestigious Rome Prize, Ramgopal has spent her year away from Chicago on a series…

Evasive Backflip Releases New Album

Evasive Backflip is an experimental rock band from Chicago, IL. “Pussy Up” was recorded by Brian Fox and Rob Majchrowski @ Two States Audio. Art by Katya Hervatin. Evasive Backflip is: Ben Karas-Drums, Vocals Corey Anderson-Horns Josh Huggins-Guitar, Vocals Marcus Drake-Bass, Vocals Pussy Up by Evasive Backflip