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Rosebud Bar, July 27th

We know, it’s a school night, and we’ve got three bands… But it’ll be a good time. This might even be Uranium Daughters debut, and at least one member of the iRays plays in that band, so it’s worth the headache in the morning…!

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Live @ Bob’s Welding Video Taping Singles Released!

We’re proud to unveil the first two video singles from our live taping at Bob’s Welding.
We set out to video tape a live show for a certain composer who had expressed interest in seeing what an Invisible Rays show looked and sounded like. We decided, since this was a time sensitive project, that we’d [...]

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The Boston Noise Reviews Put Your Gun Away (2005)

From The Noise – by Joe Coughlin
There’s a special place in heaven for all-instrumental bands who can really pull it off, ’cause there’s about a dozen if we’re lucky. Except now it’s 13. This is trotted out as “an imaginary spy film soundtrack,” but it would work just as beautifully if they’d titled it “Steaming [...]

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The Boston Noise Reviews STAPS (ca. 2010)

Salute the American Popular Song
11-song CD
Way back in issue #247, I blew considerable sunshine up this all-instro band’s ass for one of the finest things I’d heard that whole year, from anywhere. Why it’s not in their website’s meager press section, I have no idea. They do correctly say there that they “use samples from [...]

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Closer Listen reviews STAPS

Miskatonic’s second release, our producer, Rafi Sofer, played us what he called a “rough mix” of a song off his band’s upcoming album. He said they weren’t happy with it yet. We were blown away (and briefly considered abandoning our musical pursuits in favor of indoor gardening).
Rafi’s band, The Invisible Rays, were working on [...]

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webmaking

We’re working on this new design. Whaddya think?

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