Articles by: Stevie Kaye

Features, The Corner's 2013 Year In Review

The Corner’s 2013 Year In Review: 50 Best International Singles

The Corner’s 2013 Year In Review: 50 Best International Singles

December 17, 2013 × 3 comments

Awesome Feeling 7

Awesome Feeling 7: Hex ‘Witches of the Hex’

Awesome Feeling 7: Hex ‘Witches of the Hex’

May 29, 2013 × 0 comments

Awesome Feeling 7

Awesome Feeling 7: West Coast Bullies ‘I Want Bacon’

Awesome Feeling 7: West Coast Bullies ‘I Want Bacon’

May 28, 2013 × 1 comment

Awesome Feeling 7

Awesome Feeling 7: Death & the Maiden ‘Dear ______’

Awesome Feeling 7: Death & the Maiden ‘Dear ______’

May 23, 2013 × 1 comment

Awesome Feeling 7

Awesome Feeling 7: Dick Whyte & the Bent Folk ‘What If’

Awesome Feeling 7: Dick Whyte & the Bent Folk ‘What If’

May 22, 2013 × 3 comments

Awesome Feeling 7

Awesome Feeling 7: PERFECT HAIR FOREVER ‘SAD & BLUE’

Awesome Feeling 7: PERFECT HAIR FOREVER ‘SAD & BLUE’

May 20, 2013 × 0 comments

Awesome Feeling 7

Awesome Feeling 7: Wundercastle ‘Bring Me Joy’

Awesome Feeling 7: Wundercastle ‘Bring Me Joy’

May 16, 2013 × 0 comments

Awesome Feeling 7

Awesome Feeling 7: Lttle Phnx ‘Luvrs Disc Ours’

Awesome Feeling 7: Lttle Phnx ‘Luvrs Disc Ours’

May 13, 2013 × 1 comment

Awesome Feeling 7

Awesome Feeling 7: Huf ‘Big City Lights’

Awesome Feeling 7: Huf ‘Big City Lights’

May 9, 2013 × 0 comments

Awesome Feeling 7

Awesome Feeling 7: kariiiba ‘≈OTU≈’

Awesome Feeling 7: kariiiba ‘≈OTU≈’

May 6, 2013 × 5 comments

Features

The Corner’s 2012 Year In Review: 50 Best International Singles

The Corner’s 2012 Year In Review: 50 Best International Singles

December 14, 2012 × 3 comments

Awesome Feeling 6, Features

Awesome Feeling 6: Robin ‘Through The Forest’

Awesome Feeling 6: Robin ‘Through The Forest’

May 14, 2012 × 1 comment

Awesome Feeling 5, Features

Awesome Feeling 5: Spelunks “Relaxed Geometry”

Awesome Feeling 5: Spelunks “Relaxed Geometry”

Don’t be fooled by the song’s title – Spelunks’ ‘Relaxed Geometry’ is decidedly unchill. There’s the shock of the trebly flute/recorder meshing with synths into a keening/eldritch psychedelic swirl like some plastic Alistair Galbraith, atop brisk, clipped beats and a dry, digi-funk bassline, with yearning, nervy vocals buried in the […]

May 28, 2011 × 0 comments

Awesome Feeling 5, Features

Awesome Feeling 5: Quarks! “Lost In Spin”

Awesome Feeling 5: Quarks! “Lost In Spin”

You get around fifteen seconds to settle into Quarks!’ ‘Lost In Spin’ before a whomping no-nonsense Patrick Cowley/Giorgio Moroder bassline bowls you over, and the song doesn’t let up – it’s the most Boney M an Auckland group’s gotten since North Shore Pony Club’s ‘Sex, Drugs & Drum Machines’, with […]

May 27, 2011 × 0 comments

Awesome Feeling 5, Features

Awesome Feeling 5: Pseudorobustus “So Toward Our Myth’s Oblivion”

Awesome Feeling 5: Pseudorobustus “So Toward Our Myth’s Oblivion”

‘Towards Our Myth’s Oblivion’ certainly doesn’t lack for ambition – Pseudorobustus’ art-metal prog stew includes ambient piano and ostentatiously symphonic synths, guitar churn and breakneck riffage, drums alternately driving the song and swirling around it, and the vocals include both a haunting female presence and hoarsely ‘-core male ones. The […]

May 26, 2011 × 0 comments