The Joy Formidable @ the Teragram Ballroom on 12.21.19

The Joy Formidable perform at the Teragram Ballroom on 12.21.19.
In keeping with keeping on, I was digging through all my old blog prep, and found this show from The Joy Formidable. Unfortunately, this one never made it online, before I decided to hit the pause button earlier this year. As it turns out, I've got a few of these live shows in various states …

Setlist: The Joy Formidable @ Pasadena Daydream at Brookside on 08.31.19

The Joy Formidable @ Pasadena Daydream at Brookside Park on 08.31.19.
There's a lot of great acts that performed greatly at yesterday's Pasadena Daydream fest, curated and headlined by The Cure. But rather than focus on the Pixies or the Deftones, which were two of the bigger draws, I'm more interested in turning my attention to a couple of the smaller showstoppers.Like my previous post for …

Gulp’s “Morning Velvet Sky”

While I was assembling the previous post, I ran across this nifty Welsh act Gulp, and their sunny pop-drenched ray of roaming psychedelia titled "Morning Velvet Sky." It seems to complement the night's aural affairs, recently preoccupied by some remixed Goldfrapp. With this particular track, Gulp appear as kindred spirits, warm and dreamy, carefree and …