routines

Hoops x Gorilla vs. Bear takeover: Jenna Beasley
I met Jenna through my friend Judah. He asked us to play in his band Manneqin. Jenna played keyboards and I played guitar. We hit it off after playing in the band together. I immediately fell in love with Jenna’s art work. Her work ranges from xeroxed out flyers/abstract pieces to lovely paintings. …
Hoops x Gorilla vs. Bear takeover: my sleepytime playlist
This is a nice playlist of songs that I made. Its the perfect length and it will put your ass to sleep. If it doesn’t the first time around just start it over! That’s what I always do. There’s a little bit of everything on this playlist. Ambient, pop, …
Hoops x Gorilla vs. Bear takeover: Clair-O
Clair is a friend of mine that I met over the internet. We both really enjoy each other’s music and became friends because of that. I love her work so much. She jumps between styles and makes each new sound she tries on her own. This song is one of my personal favorites of hers. -- D…
Hoops x Gorilla vs. Bear takeover
Hoops' debut LP Routines is officially out today on Fat Possum, and to celebrate the release of one of our favorite records of the year so far, we've asked the group's Drew Auscherman to run things here on the site all day. Drew will be sharing some of the stuff he's into at the …
video premiere: Hoops – On Top
Bloomington's Hoops share the video for their blissed-out new single "On Top", one of the many highlights from the group's forthcoming debut LP Routines. The gently warped and sweetly inspirational Kevin Krauter-penned jam gets a fitting vintage VHS public access vibe, co…
Hoops share a track from their forthcoming debut LP Routines
Bloomington's Hoops share the first glimpse at their stellar forthcoming debut LP Routines, and the group stays pretty true-to-form in the best possible way with the typically melodic, blissed-out and easy guitar pop gem "Rules", which I believe floated around in solo demo for…