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New Album Review: Chris Wirsig's The 13 Crystal Skulls

Morena Duwe | Posted 04.18.2016 | Entertainment
Morena Duwe

San Francisco-based composer Chris Wirsig has always been intrigued by the mystery of the crystal skulls which have spawned their own stories and have captured the world's imagination for over 100 years.

This Headband Blocks Out Noise So You Can Sleep

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 01.09.2015 | Technology

Are you sick of listening to your partner snore (or looking for a headband to match your new pajamas)? There's a headband for that.

Ryan Kristobak

The Album That's Perfect For Every Moment Of Life | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 10.22.2014 | Entertainment

Arms and Sleepers, the producer duo of Max Lewis and Mirza Ramic, are set to release their fifth LP, "Swim Team." Accurately described as J Dilla meet...

This Song Brings Relief To Our Daily Busy Lives

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 10.16.2014 | Entertainment

East Forest, the ambient dreampop project from Trevor Oswalt, is preparing to release its seventh album, "Orbits," on Nov. 11. HuffPost Entertainment ...

Czech's Mix Part 3: Clarinet Factory (VIDEO)

Michal Shapiro | Posted 12.04.2014 | Arts
Michal Shapiro

One of the surprising performances at the Crossroads Festival (part of the Colours of Ostrava Festival) in Czech Republic, was from the ensemble called the Clarinet Factory. Made up of heavily classically credentialed players, they made music that was seductive to the ear.

AKW's Upcoming EP, and "Acoustic Nights" at House of Blues Demonstrates That Live Music can Survive alongside EDM

Ashley Jude Collie | Posted 11.09.2014 | Arts
Ashley Jude Collie

A recent evening out on LA's famous Sunset Strip at hip new lounge Vaucluse, saw eclectic pop trio AKW play their fusion of acoustic, and ambient pop-rock in front of a trippy mural of Hollywood legend, Charlie Chaplin.

The Evolution of Bassist Erik Scott: From Alice Cooper to World Celtic

Lorraine Devon Wilke | Posted 07.01.2014 | Entertainment
Lorraine Devon Wilke

There's a classic saying that goes, "An old musician never dies, he just... (fill in the blank)," and one fills in that blank with whatever witticism aptly applies. I don't know if Erik Scott would appreciate the "old musician" reference, but since he and I did meet back in the early-'80s, it's likely the term applies to us both!

Slack Armada: Music for the Post-Rock Niche

Marcel Hidalgo | Posted 03.25.2014 | Entertainment
Marcel Hidalgo

The music of James Hrabak falls into the category of the post-rock genre, a genre with a compositional formula that wants to be experimental.

Popkissed: Is It A Fine Day In Oslo?

Marcel Hidalgo | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Marcel Hidalgo

Within their new musical effort, It's A Fine Day, Popkissed, a duo based in Oslo, encompasses a litany of emotions such as anxiety, despair, love, melancholy, sexual passion, jealousy, and death.

27 Playlists For Working Or Studying To

Posted 09.10.2012 | Entertainment

Note: The following article has been provided to HuffPost Entertainment by Songza, an innovative website that provides listeners with countless playli...

Eli Keszler: The Violent New Worlds of Catching Net; "L-Carrier" Video Premiere (EXCLUSIVE)

Daniel J. Kushner | Posted 09.09.2012 | Home
Daniel J. Kushner

With his double album Catching Net, Eli Keszler continues to do what few artists are able to do -- effectively translate his installations into engaging audio recordings.