we are here – ep. 4

Mac & Nolan are joined by CJ Anderson, Mac's cousin, with no particular theme to this week's episode. CJ chose every song, most of her favorites, ranging from indie folk to acid jazz. Also on topic: Where the Wild Things Are, zodiac signs, many of CJ's concert experiences, Bonnaroo, Houndmouth and their "Green House", capture … Continue reading we are here – ep. 4

we are here – ep. 3

Gary Aubrey, otherwise known as the Silver Stallion (or Mac's father), joins Mac & Nolan this week for a show full of classic rock. Classic jams with the rock history man. Also on topic: FM radio, the Lynryd Skynrd plane crash, musicianship vs. music production, Gary's experience at The Derby Eve Jam with Bob Seger, … Continue reading we are here – ep. 3

we are here – ep. 2

Mac & Nolan are joined by Abby Spitznagel this week as they span the vast genre of electronic music. The three explore dubstep, riddim, bass/tech house, and experimental producers. Also on topic: Lost Lands, the origin of "we are here", upcoming Louisville shows, Nolan getting lost at every music festival he's attended, and #FreeBilly. 2/17/19 … Continue reading we are here – ep. 2

we are here – ep. 1

This week Nolan & Mac explore various alternative, indie rock, and chill wave artists. Also on topic: lo-fi 101, not ASMR, Vans Warped Tour 2018, b-sides are better, and lots of sniffling. Side note: Mac is sick as shit. Literally. 2/10/19 part 1 (skip to 2:07) part 2 spotify:user:mckenziealice:playlist:7BvuSFh9XfNOTaQBoOCz23

Cherry Glazerr unveils furious vulnerability with junior album Stuffed & Ready

Noise pop trio Cherry Glazerr has delivered once again, and this time with self-aware despondency. The grunge-rock band released their second studio album, Apocalipstick, in January 2017 and held back, well, nothing. The album retires the notion that self-imposed exile is necessary as founder and front woman, Clementine Creevy, uses the depths of her daggering … Continue reading Cherry Glazerr unveils furious vulnerability with junior album Stuffed & Ready

Heaven all around Saba’s CARE FOR ME

Diving head first into an introspective art-soul sound, Saba’s second studio album, CARE FOR ME, cuts open fresh old wounds with interchangeable beats, a variety of flows, and immersive storytelling. The album's synergistic relationship between neo-soul, R&B, and downtempo grooves embody Saba's eccentric sound, elevated by guest vocalists theMIND, KAINA, and Chance The Rapper. Before … Continue reading Heaven all around Saba’s CARE FOR ME

Saturday Night Fever with Huckleberry Funk

Arriving 20 minutes late, thanks to my dear drunken friends, I scurried to the front of the I.D. check line. It was time for some Saturday Night Fever, baby, and I refused to waste a second more of my boogie time.  I could hear a muffled yet familiar song through the door crack of The … Continue reading Saturday Night Fever with Huckleberry Funk