Posts by Matt Schuchman

Mogwai and the Art of Subtle Initiation

April 13th, 2015 Posted by Featured, Music No Comment yet

skipping that one third track from the fourth album. You need to protect the work itself; make sure your listening party experiences those same highs, and are moved by that morose chord structure that brings chills to your spine, so find one album as the centerpiece that resonates the most with your intended audience. At the end of 2014, Mogwai incidentally released the perfect entry-level companion for new listeners while delivering a tasty morsel to their avid fans.

Retrospective: Finding Vivian Maier

February 10th, 2015 Posted by Featured, Film, Photography No Comment yet

If one holds an innate ability to capture the essence of humanity through a camera shutter, you’d think they share their vision with world in a heartbeat. Then there are people like Vivian Maier.

Antemasque Turned The Bowery Ballroom Into Their Playground

November 12th, 2014 Posted by Concert Photos, Featured, Music, Photography No Comment yet

Antemasque turned The Bowery Ballroom into their playground. Photos within.

The Best Of: Photos from NYC’s 4Knots Festival at the Brooklyn Bridge

July 21st, 2014 Posted by Concert Photos, Featured, Music No Comment yet

Photos Inside! Dinosaur Jr., Speedy Ortiz, Viet Cong, Those Darlins, and Mac DeMarco from 4Knots Festival in NYC.

Exclusive Interview and Photo Coverage: Pigeon John @ Highline Ballroom (NYC)

April 10th, 2014 Posted by Concert Photos, Featured, Interviews, Music No Comment yet

Pigeon John may not be a name on the tip of everyone’s tongue, but he damn well deserves to be.

Royal Canoe @ Cameo Gallery (Brooklyn, NY)

July 10th, 2013 Posted by Concert Photos, Featured, Music No Comment yet

Concert Photos: Royal Canoe @ Cameo Gallery in Brooklyn, NY – July 2nd, 2013.

Os Mutantes – Celebrate Brooklyn! @ Prospect Park Bandshell

July 3rd, 2013 Posted by Concert Photos, Featured, Music No Comment yet

Legendary Brazilian musicians Os Mutantes, psychedelic rockers and innovators of the tropicália movement, played their first show ever in Brooklyn at Prospect Park. IPMM was there.

The Richard Thompson Trio @ Joe’s Pub in NYC – 2.5.13

February 12th, 2013 Posted by Concert Photos, Featured, Music No Comment yet

There’s no doubt about it, Richard Thompson is the greatest musician too many people have still have never heard of.

The Governors Ball (NYC)

July 5th, 2012 Posted by Concert Photos, Featured, Music No Comment yet

Beck, Cage the Elephant, Built to Spill, Atmosphere, Devendra Barnhart, Modest Mouse, Kid Cudi, Fiona Apple, Passion Pit, Chromeo, Major Lazer, Big Gigantic, Walk the Moon, and many more at Governor’s Ball NYC!

The Catalpa Festival NYC

July 2nd, 2012 Posted by Featured, Music No Comment yet

There will be art installations, a sculpture section provided by Arcadia, a farmer’s market, a silent disco, and an inflatable church, in case anyone gets the last minute urge to tie the knot after Snoop drops, “Gin and Juice.”