ph: Faye Orlove

MP3: “Smother” – Slutever

We’ve gone totally heart-eyed emoji for the new single from Slutever, one of our favorite gal pal duos. “Smother” comes from Almost Famous, a brand new EP set for a tape release on February 17th. It’s gunning, gnarly punk, and despite all the noise and grit the single still manages to get totally stuck in your […]


MP3: “Punisher” – Gal Pals

Gal Pals continue to create some of the most biting fuzzy pop we’ve heard in recent memory. After triumphantly declaring their independence on “Ex-Marionette” the duo continue their war cry against those who wrong them. This time it seems a freeloader “never gets the hint.” True to the track’s name “Punisher” delivers one serious sucker […]


Pop Quiz: Julian Porte from Levitation Room

Our latest Pop Quiz comes from the lead singer of Levitation Room, an East LA psych-rock quartet. Julian Porte was chill enough to meet with our photographer Judy Jackson, and filled out the quiz below!