Blog Archives

Tabs Out | Dax Pierson – Nerve Bumps (A Queer Divine Dissatisfaction)

Dax Pierson – Nerve Bumps (A Queer Divine Dissatisfaction) 7.13.21 by Matty McPherson Dax Pierson’s triumphant homecoming transcends the body. Open the tape and you find a picture of the wheelchair, the station from which this album was concocted in Ableton like it was a flowing rhythm. Ratskin Records, the local Oakland, CA collective, released […]

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged Comments Off on Tabs Out | Dax Pierson – Nerve Bumps (A Queer Divine Dissatisfaction)

Tabs Out | Introducing Mended Dreams

Introducing Mended Dreams 5.5.21 by Matty McPherson At this point, I don’t really know what Claire Rousay is gonna announce. After getting “emo-ambient” into the paper of record, she could literally reveal that we’re all on a plane hovering above the Bermuda Triangle or introduce us to her new line of barrel-aged Mexican lagers and […]

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged Comments Off on Tabs Out | Introducing Mended Dreams

Tabs Out | Pulse Emitter – Voids

Pulse Emitter – Voids 4.22.21 by Matty McPherson Pulse Emitter has conjured up an omnibus amount of zones over a fifteen plus year career. Yet, when he opened his proverbial Disney vault was anyone quite expecting Voids, a collection of 2008 material, as the result? Despite the fact that a release of this material may […]

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged Comments Off on Tabs Out | Pulse Emitter – Voids

Tabs Out | Landon Caldwell & Nick Yeck – Stauffer-Unity in Isolation

Landon Caldwell & Nick Yeck – Stauffer-Unity in Isolation 4.13.21 by Matty McPherson Spring is here, which means a lil’ bit of rain in Southern California and an encroaching bloom of color. Anyways though, a couple months back I was going all hog wild on Hali Palombo’s Cylinder Loops — dark hauntological ambient music that […]

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged Comments Off on Tabs Out | Landon Caldwell & Nick Yeck – Stauffer-Unity in Isolation

Tabs Out | Matty’s Punk Roundup

Matty’s Punk Roundup 3.31.21 by Matty McPherson Sometimes when you load up the Tabs Out tape blog webpage, you expect to receive a recommendation for the latest in sonic experimentation and cryptic otherworldly goodness. This is decidedly NOT that. In fact, today I’ve got three punk-adjacent tapes from across America. All of these have been […]

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged Comments Off on Tabs Out | Matty’s Punk Roundup