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My Gold Mask
"Anxious Utopia

Gretta Rochelle and Jack Armondo working on the dark electro-pop sound of My Gold Mask since 2009. On their latest album, dropping today, March 4th, on Moon Sounds Records, Anxious Utopia, the duo may have finally found perfection. It may be the addition of James Andrews on production, but most of the songs on the album were written by Armondo and Rochelle. This album is a mixture of dance pop in the vain of Carly Rae Jepsen and dark gothic pop of Siouxsie Sioux. Rochelle is powerful and commanding through out with Armondo and Andrews providing her driving and infectious club ready tracks. Anxious Utopia is My Gold Mask clearly firing on all cylinders.

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Laik (aka Tyler Rice) released his new EP, With Love, today. Laik is pure synthpop and, with the addition of Reuben Garza, promises to bring the synthpop to a live audience soon.

September 23, 2016

The latest album from Tom Krell (aka How To Dress Well), Care, is being released today. The album features single single including "Lost Youth/Lost You," "What's Up," and "Can't You Tell," which he recently performed live for KCRW.

You can help Krell celebrate the release of Care tonight at The Bottom Lounge with Lydia Ainsworth and Ex Reyes.

September 23, 2016

Hemmingbirds have been on tour since early in August and are making one of their final stops in NYC this weekend at Mercury Lounge. The tour is in support of their 2016 EP, Half A Second, and Sofar Sounds Chicago recently released a video by Hemmingbirds performing the EP's title track.

September 21, 2016

Beauty School is preparing to release a new EP, Ghost Beach, on Sept. 30th. The band is performing a sold out show at Steppenwolf on Sept 30th.

Earlier this summer they released a single and video called "Summer With You".

September 20, 2016

Kinky Love has released a new track "Women Without". This is the B-Side to their latest single, "TV Girl".

September 20, 2016

Nimrod recently released a new EP called "The Bored Warfare".

You can catch Nimrod on Sept. 22nd at Elbo Room with Rabbit n Wolf, Two Trouser Betty, and Royal & Toulouse.

September 16, 2016

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