My write-up on how music is affecting your hearing and how to protect it for Bassrush:

Clubbed To Deaf: Is Music Killing Your Ears?

Check out some Musician’s Earplugs from Etymotic Research.
Check out some alternate, more affordable options for protecting your ears from Guitar Center.


Reviewed for Under The Radar:

Duff McKagan How To Be A Man

Read a great interview with Duff about his book by Lina Lecaro in the LA Weekly.


Reviewed for Under The Radar:

Maribou State Portraits (Counter)

Listen to Maribou State’s Radio One Residency Mix.


Reviewed for Under The Radar:

Ducktails St. Catherine (Domino)

Watch the video for “Headbanging In The Mirror.”


Reviewed for Under The Radar:

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Live In Paris (Vagrant)

Watch the trailer for Live In Paris.

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Previewed for LA Weekly:

Penguin Prison at the Roxy

Watch the official video for “Never Gets Old.”

Major_Lazer_Peace_Is_the_Mission_review_under_the_radarReviewed for Under The Radar:

Major Lazer Peace Is The Mission (Mad Decent)

Listen to the whole album via Major Lazer’s SoundCloud.