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November 11, 2020

Satalights: “Aura Lee”

By: Jack Anderson

Post-punk is one of those few genres that doesn’t seem to be oversaturated in the music world…at least not at the moment. And when it comes to Austin’s own post-punk outfit, few groups parallel the bold sound transmitted by Satalights.

Three years after the aptly-titled Post-Bedroom Rock, the trio has returned with Little Star, a twelve-track reflection on both loss and joy that serves as Satalight’s sophomore offering. Little Star shot out last Friday and the fuzzy passion heard on its one-third mark, “Aura Lee”, is plenty to get you through hump day.

Jack Anderson

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September 8, 2023

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September 6, 2023

Lunar Gold: “Low Light”

Even though it’ll always be a nightly main attraction, the moon’s also been a hot topic thanks to recent international missions, both successes or failures. But of course, for every state-funded effort, there’s a private space venture in the hands of a billionaire. Which begs a question. Once corporations capitalize the moon, how much of […]