Closer – Old Baker Street

Closer – Old Baker Street – EP Review Testing…testing 1, 2, 3… I’m not quite prepared to say we’re fully back in action & the site’s completely ready to roll just yet…but we’re getting really damn close…r.  Let me see if I remember how to work the controls here and post up one of the […]Read More

SBS Podcast 074

As promised on the last episode, we’re back to rock your socks off with this latest one!  A full set of double-shot tunes from hard-hitting acts like Fey, Closer, Count The Thief, and Paragon Theorem in the mix for ya – AND…we’ll drop some of the details about the upcoming episode of SBS Live This […]Read More

SBS Podcast 066

Gettin’ all kinds of loud & rowdy on this episode as we shift between the layers of Rock in all forms found throughout the independent music-scene. Come get yourself some sonic vitamins for your earholes! We got brand-new cuts from Closer and Omar Bowing on the show, plus all kinds of badass music from Kostis […]Read More

Closer – “New Wave Cult Sanctuary”

These fantastic, slick & sly, noise-rock motherfuckers! Closer is BACK and sounding like they’re ready to melt your speakers with their new single “New Wave Cult Sanctuary” and melt your brain with the new video to support it!  I’ve been waiting for this day to come for some time now – as I’d imagine many […]Read More

SBS Podcast 064

We’re back with another killer set of independent tunes for ya! We’ll give you a whole bunch of reasons to be excited about this year throughout the episode, make some time to discuss the music of Love Ghost and Gonetcha – we’ll and play amazing cuts from Acharya, The Twelve AM, Tough On Fridays, Closer, […]Read More

SBS Live This Week 108

The latest set out of the vault from our First Five Years series of raw live footage on SBS Live This Week features Vancouver Noise-Rock behemoths Closer live on stage at The Backstage Lounge in 2014 slaying and crushing a killer performance for ya – and stick around, we got wild NorCal Punk from A […]Read More

SBS Live This Week 089

A live set from noise-rock specialists Closer from the Hindenburg in Vancouver in 2016 on the First Five Years series on SBS Live This Week – come see what we (barely) saw!  Catch a bonus video from experimental-metal project Charming Timur in the spotlight!Read More

SBS Podcast 046

So much new music out there to talk about & play on the show, just barely enough time to squeeze in a few classics along the way! What a rad problem to have – come have it with us!   Your official show lineup includes: Mackadenice – “Eatin'” Dino – “Pressure Points” Featuring Teddy B […]Read More

SBS Live This Week 064

The explosion of noise-rock band Closer raining down monstrously epic jams from the stage began with three guitarists (Ryan, Trev, Jake) and one of the most beastly drummers (Tyler) to ever sit on the throne.  Born out of a combination of local rock bands The Pit (Trev/Tyler) and Doc Holiday (Ryan/Jake) – nobody even knew […]Read More

SBS Live This Week 062

SBS Live This Week returns with a new chapter in the series, wrapping-up the first five years of sleepingbagstudios history by unleashing the LIVE ARCHIVES from our vault of awesomeness. For better or for worse – we were there, out there in the crowd shoulder-to-shoulder with you watching some amazing artists & bands over the […]Read More