Monthly Archives: October 2013

Buzz Beater | On Paracosm, Washed Out outlasts the digital chillwave craze by going analog

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Manifest Destiny | How Chaz Bundick’s move to California changed Toro Y Moi’s sound

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“It’s nice to have an acoustic guitar just to pick up and diddle around on,” he says from his home in Berkeley. Bundick, 26, made the move to the West Coast with his longtime girlfriend, who had been accepted into a grad school program in environmental engineering at the University of California-Berkeley. He’s waiting on her to bring back lunch when he answers the phone.

Charleston City Paper | October 16, 2013

NOLA Love | Trombone Shorty and the soul of New Orleans

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New Orleans has long been considered one of America’s great melting pots, and its pan-cultural hodgepodge, not to mention its humidity-sticky climate, find its way into Trombone Shorty’s music, especially when he’s flanked by his Orleans Avenue street-jazz wrecking crew.

Charleston City Paper | October 18, 2013


American Beauty | Annie Leibovitz’s Personal “Pilgrimage” is a Portrait of America

“Kate Upton, that’s a [Vanity Fair editor] Graydon Carter photo. That’s not my photo.”

Free Times | October 4, 2013