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Indie JayeL Audio Mixtape

New Mixtape: JayeL Audio 4-25-11

7 mixtapes in 1 month? Looks like I’ve been much more productive than in March. Spring/early Summer brings about a plethora of new music and this season has been especially plentiful. With Explosions in the Sky, Fleet Foxes, Beastie Boys and An Horse readying new releases, its pretty easy to pluck mixtape ready tracks. Elsewhere, […]

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Indie Pop

An Horse: Dressed Sharply and Trains & Tracks

Its been a minute since we’ve heard from Aussie indie pop duo An Horse. The band’s first album Rearrange Beds produced multiple tracks like “Postcards” and “Camp Out”. After constantly touring in support of their first album, Kate and Damon finally had time to work on their follow-up, Walls. Early listens of offerings like “Dressed […]

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Indie Pop

An Horse: Concert @ The Earl 6/19

I was first exposed to An Horse when they were openers for Jessica Lea Mayfield last fall.  As I mentioned before, their lead-in set at the Crofoot last fall blew me away.  How could this Aussie duo seemingly come out of nowhere with such addicting indie pop?  Turns out Kate Copper and Damon Cox didn’t […]

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JayeL Audio Mixtape

New Mixtape: JayeL Audio 2-2-09

Depending on the caliber of music released daily, I’m hoping to get these out more often, but 2 in less than 1 month (not counting Narks and Mashed Up 3 soon) will have to do for now.  This edition showcases a couple of D-I-Y artists (Marc with a C, Kyle Andrews), a rising Detroit electro […]

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2008 Showstopper

2008 Showstopper: Best Concerts of '08

In 2008, my concert viewing spanned 3 states and many stages.  Here is a brief run down of my favorites: 6. Jessica Lea Mayfield/An Horse – Pike Room, The Crofoot, Pontiac, MI – 10/29/08 Jessica Lea Mayfield put on one of the most intimate shows I’ve ever seen in October.  Unfortunately, I don’t think she […]