Sunday in the Park: A Sit Down with Michael Santana of Café Racer

Photo by Elo Goodington // The first time I hear Chicago based band Café Racer, I’m not really listening. My attention is turned more towards my social media than the stage. But as their shoegaze-y set slowly progresses, I begin to look less and less at my phone until it’s tucked safely in my back pocket.… Continue reading Sunday in the Park: A Sit Down with Michael Santana of Café Racer

5 Indie Rock Songs You Should Be Listening to Right Now

The Buttertones – “Matador” An infectious ditty full of sexy sax and surf guitar from the L.A. quintet. If the vintage vibes don’t sell you, Araiza’s crooning vocals surely will. Makes my whole body shake every time I listen. Wallows – “Uncomfortable” The latest from 13 Reasons Why’s Dylan Minnette and friends (whose names you… Continue reading 5 Indie Rock Songs You Should Be Listening to Right Now

Austin Thomas of spookyghostboy: The Bedroom Rocker Returns With New Album ‘Twenty Something’

Photo by Seiji Inouye // With a stage name like spookyghostboy, Nashville indie rocker Austin Thomas doesn’t waste a second bringing you into his hauntingly serene world. At first glance, one would certainly want to label him “hipster” due to his signature two-toned wayfarers, disheveled brown fringe and depending on the season, fitted baseball cap or slouchy… Continue reading Austin Thomas of spookyghostboy: The Bedroom Rocker Returns With New Album ‘Twenty Something’