Dominick Fernow

  • Blogs

    December 14, 2011

    Hospital Productions' Store Shuts Its Doors

    The store's interior in happier times.​The Hospital Productions store at 60 E. Third Street is no more, according to reports by East Village Radio and EV Grieve (which has photos of the storefront bearing a "For Rent" sign). The store, a physical extension of Dominick Fernow's identically name ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 8, 2011

    Live: Cold Cave Let The Light In, But Only Briefly

    ​ Cold Cave w/Austra Bowery Ballroom Saturday, August 6 Better than: Keeping it all inside. Tortured, downtrodden, and fashionable, Cold Cave has dug deep and thoroughly into the ever-resurfacing chasm of 80's nostalgia. Their blend of gothic new wave, industrial, and synthed-out disco has ... More >>

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    July 28, 2011

    Download: Prurient's Screeching, Shimmering "A Meal Can Be Made"

    via Hydra Head Records​A figurehead of the New York noise scene and tireless agony enthusiast, Dominick Fernow is a record label owner, record store proprietor and synth molester for Cold Cave. But he cut his blood-caked teeth with Prurient, a sadistic power-electronics therapy session that le ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    June 8, 2011


    Iceage make their U.S. debut

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    October 27, 2009


    Reading, music, and PBR with Max G. Morton and friends

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2009

    CMJ: Surfer Blood at the Cake Shop; Free Energy, the Golden Filter, and Cold Cave at Webster Hall's Studio

    You'll never be this young again. Surfer Blood photo by Rebecca Smeyne.​You feel sorry for Surfer Blood, you really do. It's CMJ Tuesday, there's some invisible wheel turning, and when you walk into the basement of Cake Shop at 4:30pm on a sunny afternoon you all of a sudden know where the arr ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    October 20, 2009


    Celestia leave their lair in France for their first U.S. show

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2009

    Cold Cave Sign to Matador

    Martin Myers​Friend of SOTC Max G. Morton and his band, Cold Cave, have signed to Matador records. Cold Cave, which has expanded from its early days as a Philadelphia-based domestic project for Morton and Heartworm proprietor Wes Eisold to something more dynamic and inclusive (the band now inc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2009

    The Top Ten Records that Recently Sold at Hospital Productions on East 3rd

    In 2009, the traditional practice of exchanging physical copies of records for money is a trade that might best be called quixotic. But New Yorkers are stubborn people, and the record store is not dead. Below, the top ten records that actually sold in the last week at a store near you. The shades ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    March 11, 2008


    A mother-and-son reunion bridges public radio’s finest and NYC noise’s grittiest

  • Music

    December 12, 2006
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    July 25, 2006
  • Music

    July 18, 2006

    Generally Inhospitable Hospital

    Supreme discomfort (and love, and togetherness) fills the racks of the East Village's finest noise-rock palace

  • Music

    March 8, 2005

    No-Wave's Newest Wave

    A plague of noise bands attacks New York City from deep underground