Premiere: Frydstads Markiser – Easily Bored

“Why do I bother?” questions Norweigian songwriter Jorgen Frydstad AKA Frydstads Markiser on new single ‘Easily Bored.’ That question paired with the poorly drawn doodle on the accompanying video perfectly encapsulates his slack-rock, comic sans aesthetic. The frenetic structure of the 98-second single sharply parallels ‘Light Up Gold’-era Parquet Courts, while the lyrics share characteristics […]

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 […]