Public Picks from buffaBLOG

by / Aug. 19, 2015 1pm EST

BuffaBLOG’s weekly local album reviews and event picks.

Joe Mason – The Feels (EP)
Recommended If You Like: Kevin Drew, Animal Collective
The multi-instrumentalist shared his latest collection of vibrant and evocative psych-pop at the beginning of the month. The EP mixes soulful vocals and rhythms with hazy synths and dizzying guitar work.

Helmsley/Wylie Something – SPLIT (EP)
RIYL: Deerhunter, Tobias Jesso Jr.
Jacob Smolinski of Lips Records and Steak & Cake founder Brandon Schlia swapped demos and recorded each other’s unreleased material for a six-track split that will drop in full this Friday.

Dumb Angel – “In Sun” (Song)
RIYL: Yo La Tengo, Sleeping Bag, Howlo
Long-dormant project featuring former Instrument Band members premiered the easy-going first single from the forthcoming Antenna album yesterday. Set for release on September 19, the record is currently available for pre-sale via Dadstache Records.

 Local Show Pick of the Week 
Who: Inlite w/ Sleepy Hahas, the Naturalists
Where: Mohawk Place
When: Thursday, August 20 @ 8pm
Cost: $5