03rd Jun2013

Nelsonville Music Festival 2013 Daily Recap #4: 6/2

All great things must come to an end. Yesterday was the final day of Nelsonville’s ninth annual music festival, and the weather was very kind to us...

02nd Jun2013

Nelsonville Music Festival 2013 Daily Recap #3: 6/1

Oh, the wind and the rain. Mostly just the rain. At least the imperfectly sunny weather today gave us a slight implication that we would be returning...

01st Jun2013

Nelsonville Music Festival 2013 Daily Recap #2: 5/31

Well, I was unable to write up this recap once I immediately returned to my abode after day two of Nelsonville Music Festival because I got home...

30th May2013

Nelsonville Music Festival 2013 Daily Recap #1: 5/30

402 was lucky enough to get invited to this year’s Nelsonville Music Festival, and I, being one of the smidgeon of our writers on the east coast,...

30th May2013

Live Roll: Kylesa @ Slim’s, 5/25

Georgian metal behemoths, Kylesa, headlined a heavy night at Slim’s supported by brethren Blood Ceremony, White Hills, and Lazer/Wulf. Seeing as how metal is a heavily compartmentalized...

30th May2013

Album Review: Anamanaguchi – Endless Fantasy

That’s quite a name you got there Anamanaguchi, very interesting for a band indeed. These guys are a boy band composed of the internet’s friendliest folk, hackers...

28th May2013

Live Roll: Flying Lotus, Thundercat & Teebs @ The Fox, 5/25

I had the distinct pleasure of shooting Teebs, Thundercat and Flying Lotus at the always beautiful Fox Theater in Oakland on Saturday, May 25th. Teebs, who experienced...

28th May2013

Album Review: Hooded Fang – Gravez

Introduction: Hooded Fang is a Canadian indie rock band from Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Their first self-released debut album, ironically called Album, was released in August of 2010 and released...

26th May2013

Advanced Review: Blue-Eyed Son – Shadows on the Son

Introduction Blue-Eyed Son is an indie alternative/surf rock band formed by Andrew Heilprin. The band’s first full length album, West of Lincoln, was released in 2004 and...

26th May2013

Album Review: Vampire Weekend – Vampires of the Modern City

Introduction They’ve been called indie rock all the way to baroque pop, it’s safe to say that Vampire Weekend has already had a colorful history. The quartet,...