Dreamin’ The Life | Fortress Social Club

By: KRUA Music Manager Oli P. Time travel is impossible. Whether one intends to undo something or relive a moment of total joy, the clocks cannot be rewound. Reminiscence, however, is very possible. Memory is the closest thing to time travel, and few sensory experiences can transport people to previous experiences better than music. Here Read more about Dreamin’ The Life | Fortress Social Club[…]

Bankrupt! | Pheonix

By KRUA Music Manager Oli P. The French synth-pop wizards have returned. This time, with even more magic. Pheonix’s new fifth full-length album, Bankrupt! from Glassnote Records is a direction extension of their previous record, 2009’s Wolfgang Amadeus Pheonix (featuring the radio-flooding singles “Lisztomania” and “1901”). Bankrupt! picks up where their last album left listeners Read more about Bankrupt! | Pheonix[…]

Kaleidoscope Theory (The Colors EP) | Amp Live

By KRUA Music Manager Oliver Petraitis As both the title and the cover art of Amp Live’s new EP Kaleidoscope Theory suggest, this album is a wild amalgamation of propulsive jazz drumming, trip-hoppy string bass line, heavy synthetics, and a serious “woah…” factor. Much like a kaleidoscope, a first listen is almost 100% unpredictable: one Read more about Kaleidoscope Theory (The Colors EP) | Amp Live[…]

Pedestrian Verse | Frightened Rabbit

By KRUA Music Manager Oliver Petraitis While one might associate a frightened rabbit with chronic social anxiety or expressive shyness, this group of Scottish indie rockers is anything but. In fact, the opposite is true – this is NOT a cute and cuddly, skittish, kid-friendly album. Pedestrian Verse, the fourth full length album from Frightened Read more about Pedestrian Verse | Frightened Rabbit[…]