Dec 22, 2014 By Frank Valish Web Exclusive

Under the Radar’s writers are picking a few of 2014’s records they personally feel were overlooked. Here Frank Valish writes about Mannequin Pussy’s Gypsy Pervert. More

Dec 19, 2014 By Cody Ray Shafer Web Exclusive

2014 will likely be remembered as a tumultuous year in both culture and politics. But at least there is one moment in the early fall that will be noted for changing the landscape of media for good. That's when Sarah Koenig's Serialdebuteda nonfiction podcast that followed a journalist's investigation into a 15 year-old murder case to potentially exonerate a man sitting in prison. More

Dec 12, 2014 By Frank Valish

So What If Im Standing In Apricot Jam might be the great unheralded masterpiece of the 1970s. Howard Eynon talks to UTR about the reissue of his sole album.

Nov 10, 2014 By Cody Ray Shafer Web Exclusive

Here we are at the end of another season of Doctor Whoand all things considered the series has moved pretty far in the last 12 weeks. We're quite comfortable with Peter Capaldi in the TARDIS at this point, and showrunner Steven Moffat has made good on his promise to take the show to darker places.  More

Nov 07, 2014 By Ex Cops Web Exclusive

Ex Cops, aka duo Amalie Bruun and Brian Harding, are releasing their sophomore album, Daggers, next week (11/11/14) via Downtown Records. It's the follow-up to their 2013-released debut True Hallucinations and was executive-produced by none other than Smashing Pumpkins mastermind Billy Corgan. More

Nov 03, 2014 By Cody Ray Shafer Web Exclusive

The season finale began in this week's Doctor Whoand if part two next week can keep up with "Dark Water's" spectacular setup, then we are in for a big finish.

Oct 28, 2014 By Cody Ray Shafer Web Exclusive

For the most part, this whole season of Doctor Who has been marked by high points. After several weeks of episodes that so successfully raised the bar, I was unfairly critical of last week's "Flatline," which was actually quite good. I'm afraid of falling into the same trap with "In the Forest of the Night," and that by comparing it to good chunk of excellent episodes that preceded it I might be judging it too harshly. But I don't think that's the case. More

Oct 23, 2014 By Sinkane

Sinkane share beautiful visuals from their trek through the Northwest and Montana.  More

Oct 22, 2014 By Cody Ray Shafer Web Exclusive

This season has been so surprisingly good so far, and honestly "Flatline" didn't exactly disappoint, but I don't think it will be a standout episode either. Which is unfortunate, because the elements that make up the episode are equal parts novel and surreal, even for Doctor Whobut the end result was just a little flat. No pun intended. More