Category Archives: Reviews

Marxloh // A Thousand Times

Simply ‘perfect”, not a single blemish on Marxloh’s brand new milky Gothic long-player. Plan to roll this one “A Thousand Times” over. These 7 tracks ringing in at 28 minutes and 42 seconds is an accomplished and rather exhilarating ride … Continue reading

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Another Year In Hell: A LOOK back AT 2013 (twothousandandthirteenbullshit)

Was it another wasted year of my life, or was it jaw-dropping orgasm-inducing amazing? For me there is a very fine line between the two, considering how far I push my brain’s chemicals each day. I am still in touch … Continue reading

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Blackest Friday: Moon Mirror and Virgin Blood Play the LoveCraft

Moon Mirror and Virgin Blood played a festive show on the blackest Friday of them all at the LoveCraft in Portland Oregon (Friday November 29th, 2013). The two artists pulled a staggering amount of onlookers, a very packed and animated … Continue reading

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Tamaryn Live at Mississippi Studios 8/30: I Vacation In Your Portland, Oregon

Spent most of Friday night gazing at my kicks during the Tamaryn show at Mississippi Studios in North Portland, Oregon. Tamaryn played most everything from their latest LP “Tender New Signs” and also some select material from their first LP … Continue reading

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I Vacation with Vial of Sound in Arizona: Profile and Review of Substance Organique Volatile (EP)

This is the time of year when it seems everything should be melting, when to venture outdoors under the rays of that relentless and oppressive sun is pure torture, or so it seems here while vacationing in Phoenix. For this … Continue reading

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Crystal Castles at the Marquee Theater in Tempe, AZ 4/24/13: I Vacation in Your Arizona

After vacationing in that desert, known as the Coachella Valley, being enveloped in such exquisite music, as well as sweaty gyrating bodies, weed, lust, sun, and dust, it was nice to go to a show at night, in a regular … Continue reading

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There There – Like Love (EP)

In this netherworld we vacation in, this dark sweet void, there are gardens of delight and wondrous sounds, where the moon makes her way across the cold dark sky, chasing away the shadow for a moment’s time, where one may … Continue reading

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IVIYH 2012 ///SITE MASTER’S BEST OF LIST///

All I have to say is fuck you 2012, you were a living piece of shit. The only thing that made this year at all tolerable was the incredible fucking amazing shit put out by the artists on this list, … Continue reading

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I VACATION IN YOUR FILTER CULTURE COLLIDE DAY 3 & 4: LEATITIA SADIER (STEREOLAB) / DIIV / CLASS ACTRESS / Niki & The Dove

I’m wrapping my final day of coverage by saying this festival is PRETTY-FUCKING-MUCH the best deal you’re going to find festival-wise. Not only is it only $20 buck for the entire four days of festival, but the last day they … Continue reading

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I VACATION IN YOUR FILTER CULTURE COLLIDE DAY 2: ZOLA JESUS / PATRICK WOLF / SCHOOL OF SEVEN BELLS EXCLUSIVE PHOTO GALLERY

Day two continued with excellent sets from all three of the above mentioned bands. Zola “Nika” Jesus’ vocals were pretty incredible, extremely polished live sound, the natural elements blended extremely well with her programming. Patrick Wolf went all acoustic, playing … Continue reading

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