Derek Evers

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2013

    Big Ups: Jam Band Weedeaters and Jesus Lizard Fanatics

    The twenty-something, NYU-bred noise-rocking brainiacs in Brooklyn's Big Ups are nestled in a corner booth at Greenpoint's Manhattan Inn, downing Buds while barely looking old enough to drink, cracking wise-ass all the way. They shoot down their own goofy name ("It's a really bad band name"), squash ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2010

    Converse Is No Longer the Only Studio Offering Free Recording Time in Brooklyn

    Photo courtesy of Impose; we may or may not know the guy in the mask.​Well, that didn't take long. Impose brings word today that they'll be setting up a rival studio to Converse's Rubber Tracks, the controversial free, corporate-sponsored recording space that is set to open in Williamsburg som ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 9, 2009

    Haha: Impose Picks The "Best New Music of 2009"

    On Monday, our home slices over at Impose unveiled their year-end 50 favorite acts of 2009. It's a uniquely varied list of familiar blog-sprayed faces (Animal Collective, Fever Ray, Black Lips, Dan Deacon, Black Dice), mixtape rappers (Gucci Mane, Freddie Gibbs, Drake), relative unknowns (Nisennen ... More >>

  • pazzandjop

    January 24, 2006