A lot of people ask us about the name Fecking Bahamas, and also the podcast name ‘Room Temperature Suite’. Pundits of classic 90’s math rock will be quick to point out that these are references to the eminent math rock act Don Caballero.
From the piss-smelling ashes of Space Blood comes a new hero of electronic drumming. A man who has removed his mask, put on some pants, and stopped grabbing inflatable dolls by the butthole and flinging them at audience members.
If you've been to a Hikes show, you know Nay Wilkins. You know his onstage charisma, his vocal range that knows no bounds. You probably also know guitarist Claire Puckett, also of Mother Falcon, who joined the band last year. You know a lot. But did you know they have a side new project?
Look, here it is. I arrive at work to check my e-mails. I've been hit up by Josh of Last Hyena with the news of the band's upcoming EP I Remember the Future...
According to Kassei, Geraardsbergen is one of the country’s sleepiest provincial towns. An exemplary slice of the great Belgian pastoral. It was in Geraardsbergen that the band's four musicians started bouncing material off each other in a garden shed. 'Kassei' is the Belgian word for 'cobblestone', it sounds rather fitting given the bucolic nature of the band's early days.
If you don't know anything about Estonia, you need to. It boasts the lowest population density in Europe. It is a country with exceptional credentials in the sport of competitive wife-carrying, despite there being more women than men. Public transport is free. The p2p file sharing software Kazaa was invented there.
If you superscript the numbers '64' into your band name, you're sure to be turning the heads of retro-gamers, console connossieurs and other purveyors of 64-bit processor glory...
It's been two years since we were first introduced to a-tota-so, the welded product of East Midlands bands Alright the Captain and Cheap Jazz. The first offering from the band, 'Clever Liver', premiered right on Fecking Bahamas, in fact. Now, its album time...
In physics, 'ray tracing' is a method for calculating the way waves or particles are bent, absorbed, refracted and reflected off surfaces. The basic principle was presented by Albrecht Dürer (1471–1528) in 1525.
Usually if I hear the word 'Dublin' within the math rock milieu, it usually means good things. Alarmist. Adebisi Shank. The Redneck Manifesto. Whelan's. Dublin Bay Prawn Festival.