Music

Artists to Hear

Listen to Uncommon People

In 2019, five musicians came together to form a band with a name that couldn't be a better fit: Uncommon People. Hailing from two states...

Artists to Hear: July 2019

Though we looooove the medium of print, we understand it has limitations. One challenge we face is finding new ways to feature the pleathora of...

Artists to Hear: May 2019

Though we looooove the medium of print, we understand it has limitations. One challenge we face is finding new ways to feature the pleathora of...

New Music from an Alternate Youniverse

From the fall of socialism came the rise of Slovakian electro quartet, The Youniverse. Worshipping dyed-in-the-wool Delta blues, the weird and wonderful world of The...

Les Gruff and the Billy Goat Give...

From the heart of St. Louis comes the rowdy roar of the newfangled Mississippi river band, Les Gruff and the Billy Goat, with their...

Soul, Mystery and Life Lessons in the...

With a name as simple and classic as Jim Brown, you can already hear the soulful Americana rock rooting from his heart. The Journey of...

French Duo Elvyn Rhud Drops a Psychedelic...

Orange is for what? Love. Orange is for love according to Elvyn Rhud. The Many Shades of Orange Elvyn Rhud, a two-piece band from France, urges...

Tune In and Tune Out the World...

If you’ve ever wanted to travel to space via music, look no further than the new album And the Stars Above from innovative Italian duo ARMONITE. This is...

Music Articles

The Musical Cookbook feat. Lizarazo

Tomas shares his “secret recipe” for a great track within his scene. It’s less about the formula and more about the tools and workflow to expose tips and inspiration! Theme Experimental beat music but my friends...
Top Tunage of 2019 - The best songs of 2019 as compiled by Almost Real Things Magazine

Top Tunage of 2019 – Only the Best Music

2019 was our favorite year for music since 2018. This is our favorite playlist we've put together so far. 2019 was a year for reinvention. Coming back from hiatus, bending genres on their heads, unlikely...

Dr. Dog Brings their Psychedelic Folk to Austin

Over the past weekend, I got a chance to see the ever-delightful Dr. Dog perform at the Moody Theatre, promoting their latest album, “Critical Equation.” While their abundance of albums are deservedly beloved, Dr....
Music Festival Bingo

Music Festival Bingo

Music Festival Bingo Squares Hand-made clothing A national flag blocks your view Gold leaf temporary tattoos Crass Native American headdress Drunk person can't put on their shoe Baby with ear muffs Security guard steals your granola bar Someone says PLUR You get glitter bombed Celebrity...

The Musical Cookbook feat. Cloudchord

Cloudchord shares his “secret recipe” for a great track within his scene. It’s less about the formula and more about the tools and workflow to expose tips and inspiration! Themes My theme is Futuristic Guitar. It’s...
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Concert Memories

Electric Subgenre I sorta wandered into this show by accident. We were leaving another bar and ended up here. To be honest, I don't really remember the music that much. I do, however, remember my...

Top Tunage of 2017 – Only the Best Music

We did it! We made it through 2017. It wasn't easy, but new music definitely helped us along the way. So to commemorate our accomplishment and celebrate the good times, we've compiled our favorite 100+...
Epicure, Label and Promotional Service

Epicure Creative: Label and Promotional Service

Epicure Creative officially formed in Jan. 2016 as a collective of artists who sought to create and promote electronic music. Their mission is to enable artists and return the focus of the music industry onto creatives. They have...