Founded as a four-piece in New York City in 2002, quirky electronic math-rock band Battles soon established itself as a force in its genre thanks to its multilayered melodies, cavorting grooves, and danceable beats. Founding keyboardist and vocalist Tyondai Braxton—who also played guitar, along with Ian Williams and Dave Konopka—departed after the band’s successful first […]
Tyondai Braxton (son of Anthony) brings his herky-jerky analog-synth music to Constellation on Saturday.
To celebrate the American Mavericks festival in New York, classical station WQXR compiles great playlists by current mavericks.
My top 40 albums of 2009, installment two
The latest Post No Bills podcast is live, and features music from Califone, Noveller, Håkon Kornstad, Tyondai Braxton, Luis Bonilla, Lokai, David Sylvian, Die Enttäuschung, Momo, Harris Eisenstadt, A Hawk and a Hacksaw, and Akira Sakata & Chikamorachi.