Yes In My Backyard is a semiweekly column showcasing MP3s from new and emerging local talent.
Brooklyn trio CAVES make expansive gloom-pop--mysterious, dubby, darkness-soaked and caked in reverb. It has the nostalgic synths and cavernous murk of chillwave, but none of that microgenre's inw ... More >>
Last week's prediction: I hear the new Animal Collective is pretty good...
Nevada City is a Denis Johnson-type Northern California mountain town whose chief economic/cultural export is hippies, more or less: Joanna Newsome, Gary Snyder, Utah Phillips, Terry Riley, and the 25-year-old Adela Diane. ... More >>