Song of the Week: “Ghosts” by Ibeyi

May 22, 2015

Have you heard of these French-Cuban twin sisters yet? Ibeyi (pronounced “ee-bey-ee”) were born in Cuba and later moved to Paris. Their father was a noted percussionist from Cuba who specialized in the cajón. At the beginning of their...

Song of the Week: “Mr Noah” by Panda Bear

March 24, 2015

The beginning of this song doesn’t sound like a song at all. There are strange electrical pulses, ominous slices of sound, and creepy dog howls, all processed with effects and melting around each other. Honestly, the first time I...