Story Tag — synth
Ulver returns to tripped-out beats
“The Assassination of Julius Caesar” guides listeners through seismic fables with accessible structures.
You’ll Never Get to Heaven’s “Images” reaches divinity
The ambient dream-pop duo creates ethereal soundscapes on new LP.
M83’s raw instrumentation enhances its immersive ambience
Although less intimate live, M83’s live performance emanates unparalleled atmospheric bliss.
Local Natives stray from their roots
After two successful releases, the Orange County natives release their highly anticipated and profoundly disappointing “Sunlit Youth.”
A flower blooms in DTLA
Basic Flowers played host to a wonderful night of music for “Denigration 2016.”
M83’s ‘“Junk” is another fan’s treasure
After four years M83 releases their highly anticipated follow up to breakout ”Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming.”
Alt-J lights up Hollywood Bowl
Mercury-Prize winners rock southern California with the help of two great opening acts.