New Sounds from New York: A.K.

On Tuesday, December 11, four bands played a tightly packed show at the Legion bar in Brooklyn. Presented by The Louisiana Purchasing Company, the show was the first in a while for Brooklyn’s own Alexandra Kalinowski, known to her friends and fans simply as “A.K.”  A.K. is semi-new to the Brooklyn scene, although she’s been playing […]

Ben Gibbard Plays New Record and Old Songs on his Solo Tour

Everyone has their soundtrack to their middle school, high school, and college years: songs that connect memories with feelings, making you recall specific moments of your past that you were sure you had forgotten. On and off throughout those years, Ben Gibbard‘s youthful voice used to blast through my car stereo’s speakers, helping me figure […]

Teengirl Fantasy Takes Fans on an NYC Boat Tour

There are a million ways to release an album. One of the more expensive methods is to throw all your fans on a party boat that coasts around the borough of Manhattan. On Thursday August 23, Teengirl Fantasy released its new album Tracer (True Panther Sounds) on a thrilling three-hour sunset boat ride with their friends […]