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The Paragraphs Turn the Page

The local four-piece just released a haunting debut album

Boy Without God Has “Soul” (MP3)

Boy Without God

Within seconds of hearing Gabriel Birnbaum’s deep, syrupy vocals, several names spring to mind. Evoking Magnetic Fields singer Stephen Merrit, but with the folksy croon of Handsome Family vocalist Brett Sparks and the slurred swagger of Elvis Costello, Birnbaum draws from a plethora of influences for his solo project, Boy Without God. Though a mere […]

Marissa Nadler Announces Spring Tour (MP3)


Though San Diego may not be getting any love from Marissa Nadler, it’s important news nonetheless: the singer/songwriter will tour in support of her acclaimed album Little Hells beginning April 7 in Los Angeles, and ending June 1 in Amsterdam. Fans of The Handsome Family‘s country-fried croonings will be pleased to know that the band […]