Brigette Herron’s Favorite Moments of 2011: A Meditation on Decay & Rebirth

The end of the year is upon us. On this side of the world, everything is dying.

 Scott Creney

Chrome – Red Exposure (Cherry Red)

You can almost lick the penguins.

 Scott Creney

Six Great Music Things From The First Half Of 2011 That I Haven’t Already Written About

This album blows my mind every time I listen to it.

 Everett True

15 Most Read Entries on Collapse Board, 22.05.11 – 28.05.11

Music that will make you smile about music once more.

 Everett True

Song of the day – 353: Tearist

music that will make you smile about music once more


A Love Letter to Tearist

At your most natural, you present us with something very different and quite unnatural in terms of how we view modern music.


Tearist – Living: 2009-Present (Thin Wrist)

The recordings here are fidgety and grainy, soaked in synths and effects. And it sounds as if many of these tracks were bashed out in a garage – all craggy, concrete walls and exposed brick that’s rough to the touch.