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Desert Daze Preview: Fuzz Club Visits The Institute of Mentalphysics

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Desert Daze Preview: Fuzz Club Visits The Institute of Mentalphysics

Joshua Tree, California is set to transform into a sonic oasis this weekend as festival junkies gear up for Desert Daze. The 5th edition of the throwdown will be held on the grounds of The Institute of Mentalphysics, a retreat that's home to iconic cottages and structures that were designed by architectural genius Frank Lloyd Wright.  This year's lineup boasts a plethora of hypnotizing acts, including The Sonics, Television, and a tribute to the late Alan Vega of Suicide. Fuzz Club favorites will also be making a few sand swirling appearances, with The Black Angels (playing Passover), Night Beats, Al Lover...

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Al Lover On The Cultural Legacy of Early Rock N Roll

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  Long gone are the days of sonic aesthetic confinement. The modern subculture zealot has a plethora of unexplored territory to consider, with merely a finger's length and a click separating the musical traveler from decades of secrets and untold worlds. One such traveler, Austin-based DJ/Producer Al Lover (aka Alex Gundlach), sees an opportunity in meshing these moments in time, creating new landscapes that suspend the listener in multiple eras. His last LP, 2015's Zodiak Versions, married Jamaican Dub and 70's German Krautrock, and sent the two on a rumbling honeymoon through a Roland RE-201 Space Echo. Recent projects include Austin event #5477 and the curation/production...

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