WTSR New Noise: Ty Richards & The Feelies

March 28, 2017 Nelson Kelly 0

Ty Richards, born in Austin, Texas, quit his ad agency job to write psychedelic garage rock. “Zillion” is his first complete solo project. His fans call him “Beck Zeppelin,” Beck being his biggest and most obvious influence on the record. […]

WTSR New Noise: King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard & Pissed Jeans

March 20, 2017 Nelson Kelly 0

ignature guitar noodles and harmonies, syncopated drums (they have two drummers!), and thumpin’ bass are joined by the wailing shrieks of a zurna, a traditional Turkish horn. “Flying Microtonal Banana” is a perfect entry point into Gizzard’s intimidating discography, and is a welcome sign of a great band pushing to expand their musical pallet. […]