We’ve covered M Geddes Gengras’ trippy double CD album, Ulver’s mighty new EP, authentic Afghan folk meet desert psych and our beer page has finally updated with a whole bunch of new entries including accounts of the finest bars in the South West of the USA and a delve into the original bourbon barrel aged stout. All the music reviews include embedded Bandcamp links and all the beer was lovely.

Free Live EP from Sun Araw, M.Geddes Gengras and The Congos

One of this year’s musical highlights was the collaboration of L.A. sound artists Sun Araw and M.Geddes Gengras with Jamaican legends The Congos on “Icon Give Thanks”. Now they’ve released a 5 track live EP including 3 songs from the classic album “The Heart of the Congos” and it can be downloaded for fre