Stream California X’s Brazen New Track, ‘Red Planet’
Last year, Amherst's California X filled headphones with snotty, power-punk-leaning thrash via their self-titled debut, a disc that dealt in sludgy guitar riffs and distortion-drenched vocals. On…
December 3, 2014
10 Albums You Can Hear Now: Toro y Moi, Christopher Owens, Camper Van Beethoven, More
It's Tuesday, which means it's time to hole up with some headphones and sample the 10 new albums below.1) Camper Van Beethoven, La Costa Perdida.
January 15, 2013
Stream California X’s Full Sludge-Pop Debut
Though California X's cartwheeling, low-end-friendly noise has drawn quick comparisons to Dinosaur Jr. (also, it should be repeated, of Amherst, Mass.), lead vocalist Lemmy Gurtowsky shares…
January 8, 2013
California X Deliver Beautiful Sludge With ‘Pond Rot’
Though the sludge-lovers in California X are from Amherst, Massachusetts, both geographical connections make good sense. This trio's proclivity for sun-baked garage-punk grind makes them…
November 21, 2012
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