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Tin Ear Tuesday – Bled Belated

Tin Ear Tuesday – Bled Belated

Tin Ear Tuesday – Bled Belated from pinpointmusic on 8tracks. Yeah. Yeah. I know it’s Thursday thereby making the name of this occurrence just the slightest bit apocryphal but, you know what? Fuck it. You want to rock or not? Actually, this TET doesn’t really have all that much rocking....

By Charles
Ticket Giveaway! Cass McCombs Band @ El Rey Theatre LA 6/2

Ticket Giveaway! Cass McCombs Band @ El Rey Theatre LA 6/2

We’re giving away a few pairs of tickets to see elusive, and enigmatic, singer/songwriter Cass McCombs play at El Rey Theatre LA on Sat June 2nd.   Here’s how to enter: – Follow @pinpointmusic on Twitter (twitter.com/pinpointmusic) and/or – Follow Pinpoint Music on Facebook (facebook.com/pinpointmusic) (If you are already following no...

By PPM News
McHank’s Column #5 – At Least I Didn’t Get a Regrettable Tattoo

McHank’s Column #5 – At Least I Didn’t Get a Regrettable Tattoo

Despite what you might think, your tastes will change, and you might not like the same bands forever. Much how, up until my twenties, I didn’t care for tomatoes or mushrooms, I also thought I hated Fleetwood Mac and the Grateful Dead. Actually, I was in my thirties when I...

By McHank
Ticket Giveaway! Mogwai @ The Fonda Theatre LA 6/2

Ticket Giveaway! Mogwai @ The Fonda Theatre LA 6/2

We’re giving away a few pairs of tickets to see the seminal post rock band Mogwai play The Fonda Theatre in LA on Saturday June 2nd 30, 2012. More recently Mogwai has been honing a new style of post-rock that’s a little more digestible, and better suited for the everyday...

By PPM News
One Little Plane – Into the Trees

One Little Plane – Into the Trees

Perhaps the most remarkable thing about Chicago native Kathryn Bint’s output as One Little Plane is how relatively restrained it is- Having had someone with such an eclectic taste in music as Kieran Hebden at the reigns for both albums almost seems incompatible with Bint’s straightforward, folk-pop sheen. But several...

By Lemon
Ticket Giveaway! Reggie Watts @ The Fonda Theatre LA

Ticket Giveaway! Reggie Watts @ The Fonda Theatre LA

We’re giving away a few pairs of tickets to see the incredible Reggie Watts play the The Fonda Theatre in LA on Wednesday May 30, 2012 Here’s how to enter: – Follow @pinpointmusic on Twitter (twitter.com/pinpointmusic) and/or – Follow Pinpoint Music on Facebook (facebook.com/pinpointmusic) (If you are already following no need...

By PPM News
New Music From Theophilus London – “Morning Kisses”

New Music From Theophilus London – “Morning Kisses”

Some mellow hip hop for your post-lunch, afternoon chair-reclining coma. Check the new music from Theophilus London’s upcoming mixtape Rose Island, “Morning...

By PPM News
Tape Wyrm -vs- Tin Ear Tuesday

Tape Wyrm -vs- Tin Ear Tuesday

Maryland Deathfest 2012 Preview Editors Note: This week, Charles and I decided to switch our respected columns. I supplied a rousing edition of Tin Ear Tuesday unearthing untranslated Swedish hardcore. Charles, in turn, would write a short preview on Maryland Deathfest. Tonight, I received the text which follows. It was...

By Charles
McHank’s Column #4 – Albums Deserve To Be Heard on Vinyl

McHank’s Column #4 – Albums Deserve To Be Heard on Vinyl

Albums that I wish were on vinyl, Volume One: I wrote this list in May, 2008, and so far, I think only one has been crossed out… Fantastic Planet – Failure Head Trip in Every Key – Superdrag First Love, Last Rites – Shudder to Think Shipwrecked – The Sultans...

By McHank
Tin Ear Tuesday -vs- Tape Wyrm

Tin Ear Tuesday -vs- Tape Wyrm

The departments of Tape Wyrm and Tin Ear Tuesday share a hallway in the hallowed offices of Pinpoint Music. It is in the same region as accounting and payroll. It is a busy week for both Charles and I as we are literally opening our doors and throwing staplers and...

By Kaptain Carbon
The Great GoogaMooga Preview – Brews

The Great GoogaMooga Preview – Brews

Ed. Note – We are well aware (and, in our own way, appreciative) of the prevalence of extraordinary wineries featured at the Great GoogaMooga and would love to speak extensively to their tannins and merits, etc. but we’re beer guys here at Pinpoint and wine tends to give Charles gas....

By Charles
The Great GoogaMooga Preview – Food

The Great GoogaMooga Preview – Food

Ed. Note – The photos contained in this article have absolutely nothing to do with any of the institutions described herein and should not be construed as any sort of accurate portrayal of their culinary presentation. Charles just thought an article this long needed some pictures so he added pictures....

By Charles