Monolith 2008 Picks

The Chain Gang of 1974 — playing Sunday, Sept 14, 1:30PM, GigBot Stage As the saying goes, if you want something done right, you have to do it yourself. This has been the mantra of a Denver musical entity, The Chain Gang of 1974, an electro rock gang-of-one with Kamtin Mohager at the helm. In […]

SXSW Music Festival Day Three – March 14, 2008 – Austin, TX – Jef Hoskins (photos: Jef Hoskins)


SXSW is perfect for those afflicted with Attention Deficit Disorder. For those with focus and specific goals, it can be a miserable nightmare. Conflicting schedule entries become a lottery of choices involving mile-long walks that often result in a rush to a venue just to wait for a tardy band. Or worse, you arrive to […]

Atmosphere – Seven’s Travels

Atmosphere - Seven's Travels

After what I guess to be many conference calls, lunches, dinners, appearances at shows, flowing Krystal and Scotch, the trio in Atmosphere – Slug (songwriter/MC), Ant (producer), and DJ Mr. Dibbs – and Rhymesayers Entertainment passed on the major label offers and instead stayed true to their D.I.Y. spirit, signing with independent punk label Epitaph. […]