Tag Archives: Man Or Astro Man?

Capitol Hill Block Party 2014: Friday, Part 2 - Iska Dhaaf, Man Or Astro Man?, CHILDBIRTH, Shaprece, and more

Every summer, the crowds pack into Pike street between Broadway and 12th to throw a party unlike any other. Capitol Hill Block Party is a tried and true block party, rocking the streets until 12:30 in the morning, showering them in confetti, and giving both attendees and nearby Capitol Hill apartment dwellers a show toRead more...

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Live Video: Man or Astro-Man?

There’s one aspect to booking Man or Astro-Man? for an in-studio session that the band didn’t reveal until they were on air. “We steal one thing from you guys, and if you figure out what it is, we’ll give it back.” Well, we don’t think they took anything when they stopped by KEXP’s studio inRead more...

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Out This Week 5/21

Among all the new releases this week, it’s hard to escape the one from Daft Punk. Their new album, Random Access Memories, is the first by the band in eight years. The 13-track record begins with a bang via its track “Give Life Back to Music”, a funky, 70′s-inspired song with trademark robot-style vocals. Shoulder-swayingRead more...

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Live Around Town This Week

A great list of shows ahead. Highlights of the week include The Black Angels at Neptune Theatre on Monday night, along with what could prove to be a very interesting Brings Our Sonics Back rally with Geo, Nacho Picasso, Grynch, Dyme Def, Jarv Dee, Tilson, Sam Lachow & Raz Simone, Neema, DJ Nphared and Hosted by Shawn KempRead more...

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Live Review: Man or Astro-Man? with The Octopus Project @ Crocodile 2/24

On Thursday, February 24, I was excited to be at the Crocodile for Man or Astro-Man?, with the Octopus Project opening. I was unfamiliar with the Octopus Project, but they turned out to be a great match for Man or Astro-Man?. Both bands take inspiration from music of the ‘60s, with the Octopus Project drawingRead more...

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Live Around Town This Week

Tuesday, February 22 MURS with Tabi Bonney, Whole Wheat Bread, Ab-Soul, DJ Foundation @ El Corazon Gregarious and haphazardly-dreadlocked Los Angeles MC Murs will be at El Corazon on Tuesday night, exactly two weeks removed from the release of Melrose, his new project with Terrace Martin. Let’s just say that with the new album MursRead more...

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