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New Albums - June 2016

Good morning folks! I got two for all y'all today: THANK YOU!  

This years Spanspek Fest was amazing! The Memorial Hall was full of good vibes, great food, chingon art, and fantastic performances. It was one of the best times we've had in good ol' Orosi, and for that we thank each and everyone of you that made that possible.

So yeah homies, lets get back to doing what we do best (after the festival ofcourse): ramblings about local music! We got a lot of catching up to do so here goes nothing!

Amoret (Fresno, CA)
Amoret leaves the bright lights of the club and ventures into the dark 4am streets on their somber third EP.

Kam Cooks (Fresno, CA)
The lastest in a long line of talented rappers emerging from the Grizzly City scene.  Cooks will be performing with his brother and fellow rapper Zee Will at the upcoming Tastemakers Festival October 15, 2016 in Visalia.

Matthew Embry (Fresno, CA)
A delightful live set of jukebox favorites from the eclectic and talented Fresno mainstay.

Fiend (Fresno, CA)
Suffering Mind (Lublin, Poland)
Split 7"
Grindcore that goes down smooth because one song is literally eight fucking seconds long. But on the real, I'm in love with this band cause it's like listening to drumline routines on meth. And sometimes, you just need that shit in your life, know what I'm saying?

Edward Hernandez (Visalia, CA)
Ukulele phenom Edward Hernandez shows off his chops on an album of rock, pop, and R & B standards.

Dr. Ink (Fresno, CA)
Some mathematical new new from a veteran of the Fresno rap scene.

Mary-Denise (Visalia, CA)
s/t
In which a young trio begins to make a name for itself with a bright and breezy two song EP.

The Millennials (Fresno, CA)
Some crunchy ass blues punk for those who wish B.B. King had listened to some Ramones or Black Flag everyone once in a while. 

Neon the Unknown (Fresno, CA)
Playful synth minimalism for the weird Stranger Things kid in all of us.

Rudy Parris (Visalia, CA)
Makin' My Way (Warrior Records)
The Voice contestant and self styled Buck Owens disciple Rudy Parris takes no prisoners on his first album with Warrior Records. Come for the country stylings, stay for the fiery guitar solos. 

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Thanks again for reading and we'll be back later with another catch up posts, and who knows what else! 

Reviews, probably just more reviews.  But you never know!

Definitely reviews though.


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