Latvia-born, Brooklyn-based indie glam rock duo, Astra the 22’s, gives LADYGUNN an exclusive first listen to their sultry, kinetic EP, Paris Love, which officially drops tomorrow, 4.28! The band talks with us about their sound, their inspiration for Paris Love, and their goals for the future. How would you describe your sound? Our sound is eccentric, bold, dark, romantic… Who inspires you musically—both right now and who inspired... Read More
A quick preview of five album releases in October 2013 that you need to hear! reviews by / LOGAN BRENDT SPIRIT ANIMAL / KINGDOM PHYLUM EP self-released release date: October 1, 2013 NYC-based Spirit Animal are making insane party music for the trendy set, implementing psychedelic-funk elements without any fucks to give about any current musical trends. This comes off as genuine since they seem to be completely mystified by their own product, and... Read More
Song of the week + exclusive premiere! Aqua Dolls / “don’t mean jack” ++ Interview and free download!
photos / Rachel Frailich story / Adeline Tan Psychedelic surf punk rockers from L.A. based band The Aquadolls are quite frankly the coolest young, new band around: being a little freaky and geeky goes a long way! The Aquadolls call themselves a “rock and roll band of mermaids” but Melissa Brooks (lead singer/guitarist) is also one badass punk rocker. The Aquadolls are lovers of nature and Seal Beach, California. Ocean lovers and mermaid enthusiasts,... Read More
Q&A WITH VANDANA JAIN & DIRECTOR BON DUKE story + interview by / LOGAN BRENDT Brooklyn-based Vandana Jain is a graphic designer turned performance artist who just released the music video for her intoxicating song “Men With Sticks”. Directed by her good friend, fashion photographer Bon Duke, the video is beautifully strange with the gorgeous Jain at the center of a few ghillie suits (a type of camouflage designed... Read More