Riley Lester

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A BRAND NEW DAY IS BORN

The breeze gently wipes my tears away, So many tears are shed; For each and every one… Continue Reading<p>Accidents happen. This well-known fact makes …

Overlooked Records 2013

It seems clear that 2013 has been an exceptional year for new music. The months of May and June in particular saw an astounding run of great records, some of which arrived on a huge crest of hype (Daft Punk, Kanye West), some of which bubbled up from the underground (Deafheaven, Dirty Beaches, <i>After</i> …

Stream Mikal Cronin’s new album, MCII

San Francisco psych-rocker Mikal Cronin is streaming his sophomore album <i>MCII</i> in full one week ahead of its release (May 7th via Merge). Listen now at …

Madvillain – ‘Madvillainy’ (Samples Mix)

<i>Madvillainy</i> is what happens when two artists hit their stride at the exact same time, not just any stride, but the peak of their careers. Madlib …

Finding Incandescence [Album Stream]

<i>Finding Incandescence</i> is the new full-length from genre-hopper B.Lewis, a San Francisco-based producer who’s tackled everything from Brainfeeder-y …

Audio Mixing

First Listen: Kurt Vile, 'Wakin On A Pretty Daze'

<i>Audio for this feature is no longer available.</i><p>There's something about Kurt Vile's voice that transcends whatever comes out of his mouth. He's not classically trained (not even close), and has no traditional range to speak of, but the laid-back Philadelphia guitarist is transfixing all the same. His …

premiere: Young Galaxy – "New Summer"

I know I keep using words like “lofty” and “anthemic” and “timeless” when describing how great all of these new Young Galaxy songs are, but the …