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Announced: Sole + DJ Pain 1 at Chanti-Loft May 3rd

By Bubba Crumrine

Indy rap iconoclast, and anticon Records co-founder, Sole and platinum producer DJ Pain 1 in Ithaca hit Ithaca for the first time this spring, check out the video and learn more here.

Tickets on sale now for Pile/Palehound [4/30]

By Bubba Crumrine

Tickets are on sale now via Ticketleap or in-person at The Haunt or McNeil Music (without surcharge). Don’t miss out on one of the best IU line-ups of 2016! Bios, links and more info here.

The Ithaca Times interviews Dissilent

By Bubba Crumrine

Christopher J. Harrington of the Ithaca Times discusses noise, gear, and more with Dissilent’s Chris Bilecki and Paul Markus in preparation for the Monday, March 7th IU show with Skin Graft, Breaking The Will, and more.

Sammus ‘I Am A Human Being’ featured on WSKG

By Bubba Crumrine

Local queen of hiphop, Sammus, on the cusp of her new 1080p EP, is featured on NPR affiliate, WSKG here.

Bravo Blane drops “Round of Applause”

By Bubba Crumrine

Ithaca hiphop artist Bravo Blane dropped his latest “Round of Applause” on Monday, February 29th, available for download via Datpiff and streaming through SoundCloud. “Hello everybody! This is Brav reporting in. The tape that you’ll soon be listening to is about personal key life moments that helped shape the man I am today. Even though 3 years…

[2/29] Potty Mouth tonight!

By Bubba Crumrine

Tonight, punk influenced pop music from Potty Mouth plus Stove, Shore Acres Drive, Winston Bongo at Chanti – 7PM $10

Ithaca Journal covers IU Fundraiser w/ interviews…

By Bubba Crumrine

Check out the Ithaca Journal write up with interviews with Anna Coogan, Mary Lorson and Billy Cote, Amy Cohen, and Bubba Crumrine – we’ll see you in two days at The Haunt!

Announce: Pile + Palehound on April 30th, 2016

By Bubba Crumrine

Get pumped for this Exploding In Sound double-feature, with one-off performances from Boston’s Pile & Palehound (as much requested, by you our IU community) and don’t miss what will be one of the best Ithaca shows of 2016. Information here. Lust, Shore Acres Drive, & Teencat support.

Naked Noise #7, Sat. April 9th

By Bubba Crumrine

Ithaca Underground’s annual large ensemble of ritual drone returns to CSMA, April 9th.  

Noisey highlights IU’s all-ages music community.

By Bubba Crumrine

Ithaca’s DIY artists such as Sammus, Izzy True, King Sized Pegasus, Sunken Cheek, and more received national attention yesterday in the Noisey scene report feature on our inclusive, all ages community, available here. Check out the piece, written by Ithaca’s own Dylan Farrell and photo by IU’s own Benjamin Torrey and check out the bands.…