Dr. Zilog

Gerry Mak Reader Find

By Gerry Mak in New Music on Saturday 11 October 2008

Strip away the cookie monster vocals and downtuned, distorted guitars, it’s hard to imagine death metal still reading as death metal, but 8-bit duo Dr. Zilog manage to do just that. The Floridian sound-card tweakers make some pretty amazing original, NES tunes that are strangely compelling, catchy, and actually quite metal.

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Black Kids

Kate Barnett Reader Find

By Kate Barnett in New Music on Wednesday 10 October 2007

I haven’t been this excited by a band in a long time. Florida’s Black Kids have crept under — and now over — the radar through a demo and some serious internet buzz from NME and Pitchfork. Not only are they ridiculously good, they’ve also offered their four-song demo — Wizard of Ahhh’s — for […]

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