Artist Spotlight: The Gotobeds

@KralTunes Naming your band after a member of the influential English rock band Wire, AND releasing your album on a label named after a song by said English band, can be seen as either unshakeable dedication or grounds for a restraining order.  Fortunately for Pittsburgh post punkers The Gotobeds, option A is the more likely choice. Comprising of formerContinue reading “Artist Spotlight: The Gotobeds”

Fuller, Green and Yo La Tengo

Written by Kimberly Cecchini (Text reposted from the Montclair Film Festival site: Sunday, May 10) Thursday night’s headline for the Montclair Film Festival was a film event that fit its subject; it was larger than life and totally outside of the box. The live documentary screened at the Wellmont Theatre was a tribute to R.Continue reading “Fuller, Green and Yo La Tengo”

ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: WHORES.

In an attempt to reach new audiences with TONIGHT AT DAWN, we are beginning what will hopefully be an ongoing music interview segment.  Several artists have expressed interest in participating, and hopefully that enthusiasm will continue.  Our hope is to offer the reader and fans a different style of music interview.  Some discussions will be straightforward,Continue reading “ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: WHORES.”

HTRK: That’s Some Cold (Body) Lotion

KralTunes for @tonightatdawn 3 songs, 11 minutes, thats all the time  HTRK — pronounced “Hate Rock”, gives its fans with its newest release, BODY LOTION.  Fortunately, that is all the time they need to deliver a trio of tracks that can be best described as: Sleepy, droning music equivalent to resting on an Ambien lifeContinue reading “HTRK: That’s Some Cold (Body) Lotion”

Viet Cong

@KralTunes The hype machine was in full effect for the debut release from Canada’s VIET CONG. How can I describe this quartet? Cue visions of bobbing for apples; band members Matt Flegel, Mike Wallace, Scott “Monty” Munro, and Daniel Christiansen dunking their heads into a bucket of sounds and coming up with whatever will fit in their mouths (boy, that sounded a heckContinue reading “Viet Cong”