Record Crates United: Now Playing (Episode 4 – New Aura Interview)

For the fourth episode of Record Crates United: Now Playing, we have a chat with Bostonian psych-rockers (and major RCU favs), New Aura. We discuss the struggles that face many independent bands today, the current state of the Boston scene and what the group has been up to over the last quarter of 2018. CheckContinue reading “Record Crates United: Now Playing (Episode 4 – New Aura Interview)”

New Aura – New Aura [Psychedelic Rock/Acid Rock/Garage Rock]

New Aura is one of the latest and most exciting psychedelic rock bands to emerge out of the same fertile Bostonian grounds that had once spawned lysergic legends such as Ultimate Spinach, Abunai! and Beacon Street Union. The group’s self-titled EP features six tightly packed acid rock nuggets that are as cold and sleek asContinue reading “New Aura – New Aura [Psychedelic Rock/Acid Rock/Garage Rock]”

The Prefab Messiahs – Psychsploitation Today [Psychedelic Rock/Garage Rock/Psych-Pop]

The Prefab Messiahs’ are back with a vengeance. Out on Burger and Lollipop Records, on January 26th, the Boston group’s latest, Psychspoitation Today, is a jagged garage-pop reaction to the madness of our times. Songs like “The Man Who Killed Reality” and “The Last Day on Earth” call out the current commander in chief andContinue reading “The Prefab Messiahs – Psychsploitation Today [Psychedelic Rock/Garage Rock/Psych-Pop]”