Public Picks from buffaBLOG

by / Aug. 26, 2015 12am EST

BuffaBLOG’s weekly local album reviews and event picks!

Father Baron - Strung Way Out (EP)
Recommended If You Like: Converge, Off!, Every Time I Die

The absentee Arctic Death brother combo John and Harrison Crook returned to the scene, teaming up with the former’s Mandy K band mate Trey Hollowood to drop the short and aggressive collection of heavy riffs and throat shredding vocals.

Hussalonia - Domesticoma (LP)
RIYL: Big Star, Nude Beach, Ted Leo

Tackling the inevitable themes of growing older (fatherhood, domestic complacency), the Founder released his latest collection of pristine pop numbers, late last week, adding to one of the city’s most impressive catalogs.

Matthew McCheskey - Rapture (EP)
RIYL: Small Black, Washed Out

After dropping an early track back in the beginning of 2014, the former Early Attic frontman shared his debut EP of warm chilltronica early this month.

 Local Show Pick of the Week 
Who: The Utah Jazz w/ Love Canal, Kharlos
Where: Hickory Urban Sanctuary
When: Saturday, August 29 @ 7pm
Cost: $5