Portland-based Joel Shanahan raises these brilliant questions with his genreless record, “Frozen Clock Hovering” released in 2020 on Ratskin Records. Mixing aspects of ambient-electronica, jazz, house, and more, the record creates its own dialogue, giving you a glimpse into the world of nothingness.
A music scene fostering around community and progressive conversation. Friends showing up for friends. Art being represented as self-liberation, and as pure, genuine activism. Expressionism and accessibility are on the forefront of the mission. Voices that need to be heard are blaring.
kendall :3's 'dirt' shows not only a growth in sound, arrangement, production, and lyricism, but expresses the tumultuous bits of life in some of the most vivid, candid, and mature manner that I have ever encountered.