[Fresh Tracks] Tape Deck Mountain – “It Goes Down”

Artist: Tape Deck Mountain Album: Secret Serf EP Homeland: San Diego, CA Release Date: 1.11.11 Featured Track: “It Goes Down” Tape Deck Mountain’s debut album, Ghost, was one of my favorite albums of 2009. If you haven’t heard it, go check it out. Well worth the listen. Filled with ambient electronics and intricate layers, it’s the […]

SXSW Pick: Tape Deck Mountain

Tape Deck Mountain – “Scantron” I missed these guys at NoisePop, but it certainly won’t happen again. One of my favorite albums of 2009, I’m looking forward to catching up with this San Diego-based group while in Austin. The band’s debut album, Ghost, was written by frontman Travis Trevisan during all the free time he had […]

Album of the Week: Tape Deck Mountain – ‘Ghost’

Tape Deck Mountain – “Scantron” These past few bone-chilling, foggy days here in San Francisco, I’ve been comforting myself in a blanket of fuzz from San Diego’s Tape Deck Mountain. And it feels so good. The band’s debut album, Ghost, was written by frontman Travis Trevisan during all the free time he had after being […]

Christmas Was a Total Bummer…

Tape Deck Mountain: “Blue Christmas” “Christmas Time is Here Again” For San Diego-based Tape Deck Mountain, anyway, who released a couple of lo-fi Christmas tunes for your holiday blues listening pleasure. On a happier note, the band (one of my favorites in 2009) will release a new EP called Secret Serf on 1/11/11. I wonder how […]

The OCMD: Best Albums of 2009

Alberta Cross – Broken Side of Time “Rise from the Shadows” Grizzly Bear – Veckatimest “Ready Able” Tape Deck Mountain – Ghost “Scantron” Ty Segall – Lemons “It #1″ Atlas Sound – Logos “Quick Canal” Flaming Lips – Embryonic “The Ego’s Last Stand” Woods – Songs of Shame “Rain On” Bear In Heaven – Beast Rest […]