New music: PRINCE RAMA "Lightening Fossil"

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Download: Prince Rama – “Lightening Fossil” (mp3)

An Amon Duul for the new ‘teens? The ecstatic psychedelic heart of Prince Rama’s forthcoming Shadow Temple LP, out in September on Paw Tracks, Animal Collective’s imprint on Carpark. They were on Arthur Radio yesterday, and will be playing a bunch of gigs in coming weeks. More at their myspace yurt

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About Jay Babcock

I am the co-founder and editor of Arthur Magazine (2002-2008, 2012-13) and curator of the three Arthur music festival events (Arthurfest, ArthurBall, and Arthur Nights) (2005-6). Prior to that I was a district office staffer for Congressman Henry A. Waxman, a DJ at Silver Lake pirate radio station KBLT, a copy editor at Larry Flynt Publications, an editor at Mean magazine, and a freelance journalist contributing work to LAWeekly, Mojo, Los Angeles Times, Washington Post, Vibe, Rap Pages, Grand Royal and many other print and online outlets. An extended piece I wrote on Fela Kuti was selected for the Da Capo Best Music Writing 2000 anthology. In 2006, I was one of five Angelenos listed in the Music section of Los Angeles Magazine's annual "Power" issue. In 2007-8, I produced a blog called "Nature Trumps," about the L.A. River. Today, I live a peaceful life in Tucson, Arizona with Stephanie Smith.

One thought on “New music: PRINCE RAMA "Lightening Fossil"

  1. There were a favorite local band of mine when they were still based in the Boston area. Glad they are getting more widely noticed since their move.

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