Interview: Frankie Cosmos

By Anjali DasSarma “Does anyone wanna hear the 40 songs I wrote this year?” Frankie Cosmos asks. And yes, after hearing 21, we absolutely do. Frankie Cosmos has done it again. Close it Quietly, released on Sub Pop, captures Greta Kline’s genius into a cohesive album.  Though the recent “Haunted Items” series was a bit […]

Great Grandpa – Mono no Aware

Built around a frankly anthemic chorus, Great Grandpa’s ‘Mono no Aware’ – the first taste from sophomore record ‘Four of Arrows’ – is a contemplation on the fleeting nature of memory. Led by warm, wistful guitars, ‘Mono no Aware’ also has Bon Iver-like electronics in the shadows – their spirit-like presence personifying the fragmented, childhood […]

Video chats: Sidney Gish

Boston’s Sidney Gish makes music that’s both relatable and hilarious. With song titles like ‘I Eat Salads Now’ and lyrics like “Two-faced bitches never lie / And therefore I never lie” Gish is an artist that revels in the banal sharing characteristics with Frankie Cosmos and Palehound. With glowing reviews from Pitchfork and The Guardian […]