ZACHGEIST // TOWN HALL’S ALLIGATOR BALLS

ZACHGEIST // TOWN HALL’S ALLIGATOR BALLS

Don’t judge a column by its title. I’ll admit that I’m slightly exploiting my encounter with alligator balls this weekend to be used as a modicum of yellow journalism. Do pardon my inhumanely shallow and unethical writing practices.  BIG EARS // SLAMMIN’ AND JAMMIN’ Comme ci, Comme Ca (adj./adv.) » neither very good nor very(…)

INTERVIEW // NEW BUILD

INTERVIEW // NEW BUILD

Felix Martin and fellow Hot Chip band mate Al Doyle (also guitarist for the former LCD Soundsystem) have spent innumerable hours together on the road touring and playing concerts at impressive venues across the US.  In September of 2012 they played a sold out concert at the Paramount in Seattle, but now they’re coming back(…)

ZACHGEIST // RECORDS & WRECKERS

ZACHGEIST // RECORDS & WRECKERS

BIG EARS // (R)OKY. (S)MITH. (D)RAKE. Eudaemonism (n.) » a system of ethics that bases moral value on the likelihood that good actions will produce happiness. Record Store Day is a day that commemorates the art of music and the appreciation of (usually limited) vinyl records. It was recently established in 2007 and initially put into(…)

ZACHGEIST // SPRING PLAYLIST

ZACHGEIST // SPRING PLAYLIST

BIG EARS Vernal (adj.): of, in, or appropriate to Spring. This edition of Zachgeist will be more of a DJ set dedicated to all the budding and brairding artists out there. I know a lot of people like playlists so I decided to pretend I was ___________ (insert DJ name here) and create my own(…)

CHBP PREMIER PARTY!

CHBP PREMIER PARTY!

Capitol Hill Block Party and Neumos Present CHBP Premier Party ft. Pickwick and Radiation City Thursday April 4, 2013 FREE! (with a CHBP 3-day pass purchase) 8PM Doors // 21+ The Capitol Hill Block Party returns to the corner of 10th and Pike this summer July 26th – 28th. With entertainment including The Flaming Lips,(…)

ZACHGEIST // DON’T MESS WITH TEXAS

ZACHGEIST // DON’T MESS WITH TEXAS

Since SXSW was in full effect this week, I decided to sand off some of my Texas/Austin musical pearls. BIG EARS // TEXAN TIME CAPSULE Illustrious (adj.) » well known, respected and admired for past achievements. Although I’ve never meet or had a friend named Austin, been to the bohemian-lush acropolis of Austin, or even(…)