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Rae is an Editor, Writer, and Photographer here at Babetalk. When she isn't discussing the music industry, you can find her drinking too much tea and probably still in her pajamas.

Photo Showcase: Upright Man @ Mercury Lounge, NYC

It’s not every day that you get the pleasure of seeing a band that appears to be before their time, but with NYC based Upright Man, that’s exactly what you get plus a...

Top 10 Shows of 2017: Rae’s Picks

In my opinion, 2017 was the year of live shows. While 2016 brought us so many undeniably amazing records that I’ve at this point lost count, 2017 was the year that artists...

LPX at Neon Gold Record’s Holiday Pop Shop, Baby’s All Right

  Putting on a show that I’ll never forget, Lizzy Plapinger, otherwise known by her project LPX, stunned audiences during her headlining show hosted by Neon Gold...

Song Review: Watch For Horses – “San Junipero”

(Words by Austyn Castelli)     Watch For Horses has a defined sound that sets them apart from the heavily electronic-influenced pop music that has been saturating the...

Album Review: Icarus The Owl Returns With ‘Rearm Circuits’, Out 12/1

After a trying two years for Icarus The Owl, the Portland band is back and ready to release their latest album Rearm Circuits. From being in Paris during the devastating terror...

REVIEW: Seven Stories High To Release ‘Deadweight’ EP 11/24

Basing a whole release on an infamous myth and having it sound just as epic as the story is no easy task– but Seven Stories High manages to do just that in their 4 track EP...

Song Review: R E L Stuns with “Consciousness”

(Words by Austyn Castelli) Arielle Sitrick, better known by the name of her project, R E L, has an undeniably intriguing sound. Her sound has been dubbed “Evoca-Pop”,...

New Music Monday: The World Over Releases Their Acoustic ‘Ventifact’ EP

This week for New Music Monday, we have LA-bases rockers The World Over with their freshly released acoustic EP, Ventifact. The trio of  Tiaday Ball (vocals, and fun fact:...

ARISTS YOU SHOULD KNOW: latewaves

This week, I’d like to introduce you all to Asbury Park’s own dynamic rockers latewaves. For those unfamiliar with Asbury Park, let me catch you up to speed; Asbury...

PHOTO SHOWCASE: Glassjaw & The Used Tear Up Terminal 5, NYC

In what I can only describe as the culmination of my teenage years (and I mean this in the best way), last week I had the absolute pleasure of seeing Glassjaw and The Used share a...