Freeman and Velcro Lewis Group at Tonic Room
Photographer Allison Taich first took live music photos at an Aaron Freeman solo acoustic show on January 10, 2006 at Tonic Room.
The Vaselines and Amanda X at Empty Bottle
At the church of The Vaselines, we learned that Jesus doesn’t want us for a sunbeam.
Moritat Make The Best Mistakes
Never perfect, always worth it.
Most Excellent Images 2014
Impose photographers attended many, many events in 2014. Here are the very best images that we published all year long.
2014 Festivals and Hype
Photographs from various festivals of all sizes in the US and abroad. Crowdsurfing not required.
Underground America 2014
Celebrating the photographers and performers at DIY spaces, small venues, record shops, and other locations.
Stream RED WALL’s (Boyle) and Piles EP
From milo and Safari Al, an “anti-band” poking at the line between poetry and sound.
ShowYouSuck, “Mars Attacks / XFiles”
The truth is out there.
Oozing Wound, Running, and Rectal Hygienics at Empty Bottle
Oozing Wound’s Earth Suck is out now on Thrill Jockey Records.
Dam Gila, “See It Through”
The Yawn frontman guides us down a new road of technicolor bricks.
A week with Spaceface
A photographer spends a week with the colorful psych rock band known as Spaceface.
Bo Ningen at Metro
The Japanese acid punk band known as Bo Ningen returns to the US.
Liturgy at Land and Sea Dept
Thrill Jockey recently re-released Liturgy’s debut record, Renihilation
J Fernandez, “Close Your Eyes”
The beautiful, blinded, bewildered sound of eyes wide shut.
Riot Fest Chicago 2014 portraits
A gallery of some of the performers that performed at Riot Fest in Chicago this year.