Pain Is Beauty is a dark record, infused with hints of industrial and electronic elements. The vocals on each track have an almost spooky quality, with just the right amounts of reverb. The effects work well to compliment both her rich voice and the overall tone of the experience. I really dig it.Read More
...and it's not even Tuesday. Oh yeah, and this is the view...because this city is awesome.
I'm going to get it out of the way up front. This game was too difficult and that was a huge factor in why I didn't enjoy it. I happened across it the "What We're Playing" section of the App Store just a night or two ago. With a new gadget in my pocket I felt inspired to try out some new games so I went hunting.Read More
Every once in a while I check out Pitchfork's app inside the Spotify desktop client. My preferences don't always match up with Pitchfork, but occasionally the stars align and I hear something great. This experimental/ambient electronic record from Forest Swords is one of those nice discoveries. Its sample-rich layers include some nice looping guitar work. Some tracks take a little longer for their theme to develop than others, but overall they are all manipulated with precision and it shows. Go ahead and put your headphones on. You'll enjoy it.Read More