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Mother - Victim

Mother – Victim

Brooklyn outfit Mother are back after making a lot of noise in the blogosphere with ‘Easy’, their debut single. Now, we have ‘Victim’, yet another enigmatic tune to swoon over, as a delectable jazzy intersection is bolstered by some dark, moody vocals and a sweeping backdrop consisting of synths and guitars. We’ve said this before, […]

Thee Oh Sees - The Lens

Thee Oh Sees – The Lens

Judging by the outrageous artwork that accompanied Thee Oh Sees’s single “The Lens” last month, it’s no surprise the corresponding video is equally bizarre. Directed by Alex Theodoropulos, it’s a totally wacky and technicolor journey through an alternate universe, as seen through the eyes of a brave and curious astronaut. I use the term “alternate […]

Confluence - The Only Thing Constant

Confluence – The Only Thing Constant

Confluence mixes angular, math-y arrangements with catchy melodies and subtle grooves to attain a sound that is both emotionally engaging and musically deft.Since January 2013, this Denver-based quartet has shared the stage with Maps and Atlases, Radiation City, Typhoon, AAN, And So I Watch You From Afar, The Tontons and This Town Needs Guns.They are […]

Linnea Dale - High Hopes

Linnea Dale – High Hopes

Linnea Dale took part in a televised talent show, and captured a nation with her distinctive voice at the tender age of 16. She went on to be an integral part of pop-sensation donkeyboy, by lending her vocals to #1 hits Ambitions and Sometimes, two tracks that went on to sell more than 20x platinum. […]

Cyril Hahn - Getting There

Cyril Hahn – Getting There

The best music is made by those who expose our very guilty pleasures with undeniable, stimulating creations. This can be said of the mere samples we have received from rising producer Cyril Hahn. Cyril experimented early on during high school with music production and abandoned it after leaving his hometown of Bern, Switzerland to pursue […]

HAERTS - Call My Name

HAERTS – Call My Name

There is something decidedly mystical about HAERTS’ story and it’s reflected in their sound, a kind of elegiac but warm electro-pop, which is showcased on their debut EP, Hemiplegia. Fittingly, you can almost narrate the band’s entire trajectory via the personal astrology charts of its members—an international constellation composed of Nini Fabi, Ben Gebert, Garrett […]

Mila J - Smoke, Drink, Break Up

Mila J – Smoke, Drink, Break Up

Mila J fancied her musical styling in the same light as her singing and rapping idols TLC and Missy Elliott. Add to her singing and rapping combo her passion for dancing and ability to write song lyrics, and it seemed apparent that this Los Angeles native aimed to achieve the same level of acclaim and […]

Half Moon Run - Judgement

Half Moon Run – Judgement

Half Moon Run is a talented young trio from Ottawa, Ontario and Comox, British Columbia. It was in a studio situated in Montreal’s Mile-End district, through the hardships of time constraints and flatlined bank accounts, that the trio bonded and created their unique sound, fusing together the restless elements of indie, pop and folk with […]

We Are The Grand - Perfume

We Are The Grand – Perfume

Indie rock band from Santiago, Chile. Formed in 2009, We Are The Grand has released several independent works, “The Grand EP” (2009), “Chasing Lights EP” (2010) and their singles “Save me” (2011) and “Do you remember the first time?” (2011. in december 2012 the group released digitally their first full length album called “Until The […]

Gina Lee - Broken Promises

Gina Lee – Broken Promises

Toronto’s Gina Lee is back with another new release titled “Broken Promises,” once again produced by T-Nyce. Gina Lee – Broken Promises ( T – Nyce) Gina Lee’s “Broken Promises” puts a fella in place like a cold glancing smile as she jots her devious punctuation for relationship independence. On the break-up cut, the Toronto […]

Keyshia Cole - Rick James Ft. Juicy J

Keyshia Cole – Rick James Ft. Juicy J

Often it is said that the only constant in life is change. Four-time Grammy nominated, multi-platinum-selling singer/songwriter Keyshia Cole knows well about enduring the seasons of change, particularly matters of the heart. With the release of her fourth album CALLING ALL HEARTS (Geffen Records), in the true spirit of full disclosure, Keyshia pours her heart […]

Wye Oak - Glory

Wye Oak – Glory

Jenn Wasner and Andy Stack of Wye Oak have spent most of their lives in Baltimore, Maryland. But after two years of constant touring with Civilian, their highly lauded 2011 album, they landed on opposite sides of the country with an unforeseeable future ahead. Despite this newfound uncertainty, the two bandmates embraced their physical distance, […]