[ELECTRONIC/HOUSE] FWS – The Sights And Sounds’ Summer Guest Mix [Free Download]

[ELECTRONIC/HOUSE] FWS - The Sights And Sounds Summer Guest Mix [Free Download]

Take a break from whatever it is you’re doing right now. Go ahead, I’ll wait. Ok, good. Now just look out the window, take a deep breathe and revel in the beauty that is summer. MmmmmmMMmmm… summer, I fucking love this time of year. The concepts of freedom, beauty, and youth still ring true, however […]

[STATE OF SOUND] New Artists Soundcast #3: White Hex, Yeo//Fossils, ObeyHim

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STATE OF SOUND is a feature on The Sights and Sounds where we select new electronically focused bands/artists (Soundcloud/Facebook followers < 3000) and bring their best songs to light. Getting traction on blogs can be a pain in the ass if you don’t already have traction in, but we happen to think there’s a whole sea of bands […]

[FESTIVAL RECAP] Our 10 Most Enlightening Moments of Electric Forest 2014

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Going into Electric Forest for the first time, with virgin eyes, I only knew one thing: people fucking love this place. Having been around the festival scene a while, you usually catch gripes about this fest or that, for one reason or another. But as I was about to experience the forest for the first […]

[FESTIVAL PLAYLIST] Hand Curated And Foon Sped: The Sounds Of The Hudson Project Music Festival

[FESTIVAL PLAYLIST] Hand Curated And Foon Sped: The Sounds Of The Hudson Project Music Festival

If there has been any festival lineup that I’ve been looking forward to all summer as much as The Hudson Project, I haven’t seen it yet. Don’t get me wrong, I love the all EDM events such as TomorrowWorld or the all-rock events like Riot Fest, but sometimes I just want some fucking diversity at […]

[DARK INDIETRONICA] Total Warr- Feels Like Home [Music Video Review]

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It feels like most of our life is spent denying the various ways we come to be.    The world fills the cavernous space around you, left vacant post-womb, and it feeds you and it shapes you and it pacifies you like a papi into believing you’re part of it.  And we think the world’s […]

[STATE OF SOUND] New Artists Soundcast #2: YNGCULT, Papertwin, and Wonderful Humans

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STATE OF SOUND is a feature on The Sights and Sounds where we select new electronically focused bands/artists (Soundcloud/Facebook followers < 3000) and bring their best songs to light. Getting traction on blogs can be a pain in the ass if you don’t already have traction in, but we happen to think there’s a whole sea of bands […]

[FESTIVAL RECAP] I Went To EDC Completely Sober And Had The Best Time Of My Life

[FESTIVAL RECAP] I Went To EDC Completely Sober And Had The Best Time Of My Life

Photo by: Masked Media Sitting in the middle of my bedroom floor, I’m surrounded by an ocean of costumes, make-up, shoes and everything anyone could ever need for a rave. I can’t help but feel a tingling in the pit of my stomach—the anxiety teenagers get the night before their first day of high school, […]

[STATE OF SOUND] New Artists Soundcast #1: Azura, Ark Patrol, and Cloudy Sun

State of Sound #1-Azura, Cloudy Sun, Ark Patrol

STATE OF SOUND is a feature on The Sights and Sounds where we select new electronically focused bands/artists (Soundcloud/Facebook followers < 3000) and bring their best songs to light. Getting traction on blogs can be a pain in the ass if you don’t already have traction in, but we happen to think there’s a whole sea […]

[FESTIVAL PLAYLIST] Tune In To The Sounds Of Electric Forest 2014

[FESTIVAL PLAYLIST] Tune In To The Sounds Of Electric Forest 2014

It’s the first sold out Electric Forest in the short, yet illustrious run as one of the premiere US festivals to attend each summer. The writer of this article? Yes, it’s my first time. I’m a forest newbie, breaking my EF cherry for the first time, excited beyond belief to finally experience all the hype […]

[FESTIVAL REVIEW] 10 Acts That Blew Us Away At Spring Awakening

[FESTIVAL REVIEW] 10 Acts That Impressed Us At Spring Awakening

It’s been over a week since Spring Awakening 2014 concluded, but we’re still abuzz about all the acts that helped make this fantastic festival such a memorable experience. Here at The Sights and Sounds, we’ve been having some heated debates over the producers that made the most positive impressions on us during the weekend. Somehow, […]