Indie Pop

Black Kids: 5/1/09 – The Loft – Atlanta, GA

If you are anywhere remotely near Atlanta on Friday, you should probably pick up a ticket for the Black Kids show at The Loft.  I’ve written about this Jacksonville, FL band a few times and they put out, Partie Traumatic, one of my favorite albums of 2008.  Reggie Youngblood and company put on a solid […]


Mates of State vs Black Kids: Remixed

Remember that Mates of State Remix EP I mentioned?  Good.  Here is a track thats great, and it didn’t even make the album.  Look out. Black Kids vs Mates of State (DJA Mash-Up) Mates of State – Re-Arranged Remix: Vol. 1 drops April 14th.  Pre-order it on vinyl (yes, vinyl) here.  Its also going to […]


12 Albums for 2008 pt 1: 7-12

I don’t know how many times I’ve heard that “the album is dead”.  I don’t see how that makes any sense with the countless top whatever lists I’ve seen over the past month.  2008 was indeed a great year for music and here are a few reasons why: 12. Black Kids – Partie Traumatic Black […]

Concert Lollapalooza

Lollapalooza 2008: Day 3

DAY 3 After a rowdy Day 2 of Lollapalooza, Day 3 seemed to come as soon as my head hit the pillow. I was more than ready for Sunday though and the ladies of Ann St (Laura, Erin & Becky) were pumped to join the Waters duo and I. Laura, Becky and I departed early […]