Young Jesus-Green (Video)

Young Jesus have been fairly quiet since my classic resurrection joke when they released Grow/Decompose back in March of 2015. They’re coming back in a big way, with a new self-titled album out September 12th on Gigantic Noise. They just released a video for the single “Green” today, directed by Jordan Epstein. It finds the band in a different place than we last left them-the … Continue reading Young Jesus-Green (Video)

Young Jesus Resurrected In Time For Easter

   It’s been a lot longer than three days, but Young Jesus has come back to life more powerful than ever with their new record Grow/Decompose out in May. The Chicago band has been on hiatus for quite a while, with members working on other projects like Bummer and 90 Pounds Of Pete. The first songs have become available and I’m sharing them with you … Continue reading Young Jesus Resurrected In Time For Easter

90 Pounds Of Pete-“Promiseland” (VIDEO)

A couple weeks back, Pete Martin released the second single from his electro-dance project 90 Pounds Of Pete. We posted the first video, “Arms,” here a couple months ago, and I’m glad we didn’t have to wait too long before we got another tune from Martin. More good news for the former Young Jesus drummer, as his old band was inexplicably included in a Rolling … Continue reading 90 Pounds Of Pete-“Promiseland” (VIDEO)

Bummer-“Low” (Video)

Seldom do I like a video that is based mostly on interpretive dance. Somehow the combination of new Chicago band Bummer and star of television’s Warehouse 13 Allison Scagliotti works. Maybe it’s because she’s also in one of my favorite episodes of Party Down, “Taylor Stiltskin’s Sweet 16.” I don’t know if she’s had training in ballet or not, but her dancing seems like she … Continue reading Bummer-“Low” (Video)