Film School Live in Los Angeles!

Film School are playing December 3, 2021 at Zebulon in Los Angeles, USA. Come hang with the Sonic Ritual fam in our hometown and sing along to “Isla” with us. Also on the bill are Mo Dotti and Dragg + DJ The Witching Hours… gonna be rad! Zebulon is located at 2478 Fletcher Drive… see […]

New Gypsum single: “Kaleidoscope” Out 11/16

On November 16th, Gypsum release their latest single “Kaleidoscope”. An earlier recording of the song is what turned me into a super fan and caused me to ask Jessy at coffee if they’d let me put out a record. I love this band, I love this album and I love this song. Go listen! SRR006 Gypsum […]

New Film School single! “Take What You Need” Out 10.19.21

Film School’s latest single from the new album We Weren’t Here wears it’s post punk UK synth pop bonafides proudly on it’s sleeve. The perfect song for your new mixtape “Take What You Need” hits all DSPs on October 19th! SRR005 Film School “We Weren’t Here” is now streaming everywhere rad music streams and coming […]

Debut Album by Gypsum Out Now!

Gypsum’s eponymous debut album is out now and we couldn’t be more proud. We love this album and we love this band. If you dig the jazzy post rock of The Sea and Cake and Karate, the angular sophistication of Sleater-Kinney, or the hazy indie shoegaze of bands like Warpaint and Lush than you’ll fall […]

New Gypsum single: “Lungs” Out 10/5

On October 5th, Gypsum release their latest single “Lungs” – after a Monday premiere exclusive on Under The Radar! Steeped in classic-sounding shoegaze and recalling such pivotal acts such as Cocteau Twins, Throwing Muses, and Lush, “Lungs” swirls in swaths of shimmering musical layers with the band’s vocals peeking out of the clouds like rays of sunlight. […]

Film School “We Weren’t Here” Out September 24!

Indie shoegaze stalwarts Film School return with their sixth full-length release and first for Sonic Ritual, We Weren’t Here, the follow-up to 2018’s Bright to Death. What emerges from beneath the waves of the album’s psychedelic dream pop are bittersweet themes of a year lived in suspended animation: anticipation, separation, regret, revelation. From the moody sonic crush of “Superperfection” driven […]

2nd Gypsum single: “Give It” Out 9/14

On September 14th, Gypsum release their luminous new single/video “Give It” which features mesmerizing hi-hat work and chasmic, stop-and-start waves of Sleater-Kinney-esque guitar interplay. The track is the second to come off their upcoming eponymous debut album. Anna Arboles (guitarist and vocalist) says “Give It” is about self-determination and identity. “Sapphire brought in the riff for this song with […]

Fourth Film School single: “Stratospheric Tendencies” 9.7.21

The hazy soundtrack to coming down, “Stratospheric Tendencies”, flows downstream with balearic ease and is the latest single from Film School‘s upcoming full length album, We Weren’t Here. Check it out on all your favorite streaming platforms on Tuesday, September 7th. You can even pre-save the single here. SRR005 Film School “We Weren’t Here” is […]

First Gypsum single: “Follow Me” Streaming Now…

Los Angeles post-rock outfit Gypsum emerge with “Follow Me,” the first single from the upcoming eponymous debut album, set for release on October 12, 2021. The track is a lustrous, percussion-driven indie rock tune that guitarist and vocalist Sapphire Jewell says was inspired by the people throughout history who have been forced to leave their home […]

New Film School single: “Said Your Name” 8.10.21

The latest single from Film School‘s upcoming full length album, We Weren’t Here, is out on Tuesday August 10th and it’s not to be missed. “Said Your Name” is post punk perfection – a shimmering lost love song that seamlessly harkens back to legendary touchstones like Modern English, Cocteau Twins, Lush, and the Psychedelic Furs […]