STREET DATE »06/25/2013One of the most exciting ways to take the power away from naysayers is to appropriate one of their symbols, subvert it, and use it against them. So it is that when Arne Van Petegem, the Belgian producer who makes records under the name Styrofoam, decided to make his version of a disco record with vocalist Chantal Acda, he chose a name that had an acid bite to it.
STREET DATE »05/14/2013Polyphonies is Berlin based composer and musicologist Freddy Knop's latest effort. The EP is less conceptional than his previous releases on labels Froggi and Mush Records (Remaking the Past EP).
STREET DATE »03/19/2013Annie Lewandowski comes from Minnesota, a place full of things that are long and longer: church services, dinner tables, and worry lines, to name a few. Somebody said there are ten thousand lakes there; if that’s true, each of them shows up in some little way in Annie’s songs. She writes under the name powerdove, which began as a band of one in California in 2007.