The Smudge – Wrong Longings

(photo by Lulu Rader) “Some people are worth the right gold. Some people search after the wrong gold.” - The Smudge The Smudge is the musical persona of enigmatic multidisciplinary artist Bucko Crooks.  Where does the persona end and the person begin? And what does it matter to you? The Smudge boasts 82 releases on the artist’s b…

WE’RE ONLY IN IT FOR THE ANXIETY

  Jacob Levesque - Panic (The Dark Thursday) Jacob Levesque’s new album, Panic - released on his own The Dark Thursday label - was made with “absurdity, anxiety, and passion” in mind, and it recreates the titular feeling with ease. While Jacob is the main artist, a long list of contributors are present throughout the 10 tracks, u…