Live from the Living Room: Furnsss

WIUX Live from the Living Room is back and as hot as ever!! Furnsss came all the way from Connecticut to share their love of fuzz rock with WIUX. Mixed and engineered by the WIUX engineering committee  Interview with Brendan from Furnsss: Mike Higgins: What brings Furnsss to Bloomington? Tell me about your tour. Brendan: A few…

A Mineral Love – Bibio

A Mineral Love – Bibio   5/7 stars Favorite Tracks: Raxeira and C’est La Vie I walked out of the library today to find myself in the pouring rain. Normally I’d be a little upset, but it didn’t seem to bother me today. I threw in my earbuds to listen to Bibio’s 2015 release Fi,…

Emotional Mugger – Ty Segall

5/7 stars Favorite Track: Californian Hills Squealer California Hills Emotional Mugger/Leopard Priestess Breakfast Eggs Diversion Baby Big Man (I Want A Mommy) Mandy Cream Candy Sam Squealer Two W.U.O.T.W.S. The Magazine “In the 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s, rock n roll was a religion. It meant so much more than just the songs, it meant a…

KEEPS @ The Bishop 1/26

  Where: The Bishop (123 South Walnut Street) When: Tuesday 1/26 at 9pm Tickets are $6 and can be purchased at the door, the show is an 18+ event.   Kyle Bolender: Bloomington local, Kyle Bolender will be one of the openers tomorrow. Bolender released his full length album Bookshelf through Winspear in 2015. His…

FIDLAR – Too

Released: 9/4/2015   6/7 starts The LA punks, FIDLAR (aka F*** It Dog Life Is A Risk) have finally released their 2nd full-length record after two years of touring. Too is the follow up album to their self-titled LP, which sent FIDLAR from playing little bars to big indie rock/punk festivals such as Shaky Knees and Orion…

White Reaper – White Reaper Does It Again

Released 7/17/2015 5/7 stars 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 CRASH!! White Reaper Does it Again. What an appropriate name for the newest White Reaper album, which was released just a few days ago on July 17th . Fans of White Reaper’s 2014 Debut EP White Reaper can finally feed their hunger with…

WIUX Presents: Recap of the Detroit Electronic Music Fetival

Memories were created this past Memorial Day weekend in the great urban Michigan city called Detroit. For three days all that could be heard from Hart Plaza, along the Detroit river was the constant pumping of bass. I’m sure Canada (right across the river) got its fill as well!   DAY 1   Saturday, May…

Wavves x Cloud Nothings – No Life For Me

Released 6/28 6/7 Even if you’ve only dipped your toes in indie rock, you’ve most likely heard of the bands Cloud Nothings and Wavvess. Dylan Baldi (Cloud Nothings’ frontman) and Nathan Williams (Wavves’ frontman), two of lo-fi/indie punk’s biggest players, come together to rock our freakin’ minds. The LP No Life For Me is truly…

Movement Electronic Music Festival Preview

Music blog Consequence of Sound states, “Movement reflects the will of Detroit. No matter how many times the area can be pulled through the gutter, there is a sense of pride and hope that a resurgence is only some hard-work away.” The Detroit Electronic Movement Festival is one of the biggest music festivals held in…