The second of six audio/visual reviews covering the events of Unraveled Tours, 2016. All photographs taken by Farida Amar on May 17th, 2016 in Philadelphia, PA.
The first of six audio/visual reviews covering the events of Unraveled Tours, 2016. All photographs taken by Farida Amar on May 14th, 2016 in Brooklyn, NY.
Performance • Los Angeles, CA, USA • “The part that we cannot control – this is what makes me feel alive.”
Written by Farida Amar. Los Angeles, CA − 2016 will be a great year for all Unraveled Artists. We have been developing Unraveled Tours since September 2014 and completed our trial tour in 2015. After many hours spent staring at…
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: In hiding for centuries, Life + Death finally show themselves to Philadelphia.
Article written by Unraveled Founder, Farida Amar Los Angeles, CA — Unraveled is made of real people. People who have not only groundbreaking experimental ideas and schemes up their sleeves, but who also have feelings,…
Existential Disco Death Squad Punk • Los Angeles, CA, USA • “We are really trying to join the ranks of our anti-heroes without having to kill someone.”
Article written by Mickey Jacobs. Long Beach, CA — Something like two weeks ago I was invited to a show in Long Beach commemorating BCGs new EP Angel Lust among other things. Upon arrival, I…
Article written by The Heavns. Long Beach, CA — When asked to describe the BCGs music — it’s best to begin with what they are not — they are not a pop band, they are…
Article written by Christopher Zeischegg. Long Beach, CA — There’s something called popular culture in which all insurgency movements now operate. We used to say, “Punk rock is dead.” But it’s simply been repurposed —…
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Unraveled unleashes it’s inaugural tour to benefit independent musicians and visual artists across the US.
Article written by Tristene Roman. Los Angeles, CA — I am trapped in a personal Hell, and you probably are too. My hell consists of waking up to an empty bed, and then finding that…
Film • Los Angeles, CA, USA • “My passion is in storytelling.”
Film • Los Angeles, CA, USA • “I am that person standing still on the street, staring at the shadows of the passerby and light refractions from magical surfaces.”
Designer • Santa Cruz, CA, USA • “I’m interested in interaction and how we communicate with one another and ourselves in light of progress.”
Colin Peterson of Terminal A recently interviewed Berlin based Hyenaz. Unraveled is honored to be the first to release the results: One of the most striking things about your performance is the narrative overtones. it’s…
Accepting candidates from: Los Angeles, San Francisco, Oakland, New York City and Philadelphia.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Unraveled partners with Waveguide, a newly launched music sourcing phone app to help you find local musicians near you.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Unraveled announces a psychedelic music microtour in Los Angeles, Ventura, and San Diego.
THERE COULD BE METEORS MICRO-TOUR: Five bands and three consecutive shows in three SoCal cities.
Performance • Philadelphia, PA, USA • “I currently reside in the New York City and Philadelphia Region and run a small dance company called WanderLustCollective.”
Designer • Los Angeles, CA, USA • “I do weird things with computers.”
Performance • Philadelphia, PA, USA • “Every once in a while I try to sleep. I’m also addicted to coke zero.”
Photography • Philadelphia, PA, USA • “I work mostly in Portraiture, as a way to look deeper into a person.”
Performance • Philadelphia, PA, USA • “In my creative life, I am a freelance dancer, choreographer and writer.”
Performance • Philadelphia, PA, USA • “I try to show the world the simple yet beautiful glimpses of reality.”
Designer • Los Angeles, CA, USA • “The first time I read these questions I got overwhelmed and decided to take a nap instead.”
Article written by Kristen Korvette for Slutist. Philadelphia, PA — A dark, experimental ballet set to the music of Entertainment, Ecstatic Vision and Canada will be performed for one night this Saturday at Philadelphia’s AUX performance space. Curated by the…
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Unraveled is for us — the sound hunters and image gatherers of our generation.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: In development for a full year, this show will only happen once, under the Capricorn moon.
Written by Lisa Occhino. In response to the decline of records and the rise of art that’s increasingly experienced digitally,Farida Amar wanted to create something physical to amplify the voices of up-and-coming musicians. What resulted was…
Dot Red is the brainchild of Jeremy Quant and affiliate of the Downtown Los Angeles Artwalk. They are working to provide support and resources to artists in Los Angeles in part by shooting profile videos…
Math Rock • Philadelphia, PA, USA • “We discovered math rock and wanted to create original music.”
“We loved the community. Meeting the other artists and the people running the show was great. Getting to hear other bands was fantastic, and there was a really good crowd. Not many other places we play…
Photography • Los Angeles, CA, USA • “PEOPLE are my passion. I find the most joy in photographing fashion, editorials, and musicians.”
Written by Charlie Schmidlin for The GRAWN. The eternal festival dilemma: two bands, one time slot, and a miles-long expanse between them across a once-green field, now turned into an unspeakably dense mud pit. This…
Written by Andrew Veeder for BUZZBANDS.LA. Los Angeles, CA — L.A. based apparel brand Unraveled injected a little rock ’n’ roll into the monthly Downtown Los Angeles Art Walk last week, staging the first Unraveled Music…
Towards the end of last year, Unraveled sponsored the regional RAW Awards in Brooklyn and in doing so, were introduced to Amplicity who won music artist of the year. Unraveled Founder + Art Director Farida…
Dark / Dusty / Honest • Vienna, Austria • “I exist to hug unhappy or discontent people with my music.”
Unraveled Launched on May 11th, 2013 at The Good Life in Downtown Boston, Massachusetts with live performances by six Unraveled Artists — All Y’All, Brite Lite Brite, Damn Tall Buildings, Miriam Elhajli, The Navidson Record…
Indie Folk Rock • Los Angeles, CA, USA • “We exist in order to create, to connect and to uncover the most true form of who we are.”
Indie Rock • Los Angeles, CA, USA • “Thoughtful but not pretentious, political but not preachy, aggressive but not steroidal.”
Rock • Bogota, NJ, USA • “We play the music that we want to write because we want to hear it.”
Electronic • Vienna, Austria • “I enjoy creating and interacting with other artists and listeners.”
Soul Rock • Los Angeles, CA, USA • “We are lovers, dreamers, and here to make music and change the world in our own little way.”
Indie Rock / Garage • Tampa, FL, USA • “The Wallies met at a local music venue in town.”
Belarusian Rock n’ Roll • London, UK • “I sing in Russian, my lyrics play on images from Eastern Slavic Folklore and Russian Literature.”
Sex-Money-Anti-Pop • Memphis, TN, USA • “I wanted to teach my daughter that writing songs, booking, and playing shows is within her grasp; and also to change the world.”
Hip Hop • San Diego, CA, USA • “I exist because of my passion and the fact that I have people that believe in me.”
Hip Hop • Los Angeles, CA, USA • “Our music has patiently waited to change the world.”
Folk Rock • New York City, NY, USA • “Never be afraid to fall down the rabbit hole.”
Unraveled was able to talk with Honeydrop, a band from the Philippines whose song The Place is featured on the #HypeForPH mixtape, about their thoughts regarding music and Typhoon Haiyan.
Singer Songwriter • Los Angeles, CA, USA • “The biology behind my existence is somewhat self-explanatory. We all know babies come from storks!”
Alternative • New York City, NY, USA • “I fill the world with much needed sarcasm, but also am a universal shoulder to cry on.”
Indie Rock / Dream Pop • Seattle, WA, USA • “I am here to sing and play!”
Nouveau Wave • Brooklyn, NY, USA • “Dead Leaf Echo is a artist collective of musicians, designers and writers.”
Unraveled was able to talk with Anton and The Salvadors, a band from the Philippines whose song Grace Us Tonight is featured on the #HypeForPH mixtape, about their thoughts regarding music and Typhoon Haiyan.
Prog Rock / Future Jazz • Astoria, NY, USA • “A figment of your imagination. A glitch in this reality.”
Design • Los Angeles, CA, USA • “I’m a graphic designer by day, and an illustrator by night. And I dabble in motion design, and video editing.”
Folk Dream Pop • Denton, TX, USA • “When I was four years old, I decided that I wanted to be a singer and I never looked back.”
Southern Roots • Boone, NC, USA • “The music I make is a manifestation of how I perceive the world and the people in it.”
Dark indie / Country / Noir / Dreamfolk • Sydney, Australia • “Do I need a reason to exist?!”
Post Apocalyptic Sex Rock • Brooklyn, NY, USA • “We found this deeper, harder place that seemed to unleash something.”
Brazilian Pop • São Paulo, Brazil • “I’ve yet to find out the reason for my existence… perhaps music.” Unraveled Artist Interview: Q: Why did you make this song? What does it mean to you?…
Jazz • Coimbra, Portugal • “I created Ararur to give life to my compositions.”
Hip Hop • Boston, MA, USA • “Inspire, love and be loved. Give more and take less.”
Unraveled was able to talk with Hana ACBD, a Filipina musician whose song evoL etaH is featured on the #HypeForPH mixtape, about her thoughts regarding music and Typhoon Haiyan.
Unraveled was able to talk with Kian of Kian Ransom, a Filipino band whose song Waterproof is featured on the #HypeForPH mixtape, about his thoughts regarding music and Typhoon Haiyan.
Design • Brooklyn, NY, USA • “I develop and transfer thoughts and emotion into a complete, tangible experience.”
Photography • New York City, NY • “I connect surrealism with reality. I tell stories that whisk you away to another world.”
Unraveled was able to talk with Blackwool, a Filipino rock band whose song The Emperor Sleeps is featured on the #HypeForPH mixtape, about their thoughts regarding music and Typhoon Haiyan.
Unraveled was able to talk with Ridge Tan, a Filipino musician whose song Carlos is featured on the #HypeForPH mixtape, about his thoughts regarding music and Typhoon Haiyan.
Singer Songwriter • Montreal, Canada / Oxford, UK • “I’m in the middle of an existential crisis, haha.”