Month: April, 2011

Show | The Acre CD Release tonight at TT the Bears

The Acre – Guilty Soul Boston’s The Acre is set to release their album Circa Trova tonight at TT the Bears place in Cambridge.  The sophomore album, was recorded with help from Chris McLaughlin (Aberdeen City, Mean Creek, Township).  With influences like Wilco, Bon Iver and Low Anthem in their minds they’ve created an album [...]

New Music | Country Mice – Morning Son

Country Mice – Morning Son Country Mice – Festival Country Mice just released a free download on Paste of a second single titled ‘Morning Son.’  The Kansan turned Brooklyn band will release their debut album ‘Twister’ June 7th.  The country twanged slow churning track and if I’m reading it right, its about the leaving the [...]

Video | He’s My Brother, She’s My Sister – Tales That I Tell Presents He’s My Brother She’s My Sister – Tales That I Tell- Live from Phillip Jordan on Vimeo. Los Angeles’ He’s My Brother, She’s My Sister is no ordinary folk band. They have such a great eclectic sound, that ranges from psychedelic to jazz to country to swing. Check out a video of them [...]

New Music | Ganglians – Jungle

Ganglians – Jungle Sacramento’s Ganglians make a grand return with their aptly titled Still Living releasing August 23rd via Lefse.  Take a listen to their first psychedelic rootsy single Jungle off their upcoming album.  Jungle is an infectious psyched out surf track that’s fuzzy jangly and reverby.  Pre order their album from lefse here.  

Wolf Gang – Suego Faults Sampler

Suego Faults Sampler by wolfgang Wolf Gang’s upcoming album Suego Faults is still 2 months away (June 27th) but it can’t hurt to familiarize yourself with some of his songs. Everything I’ve heard out of him has been top notch, and although he’s been promising this album for months, and I’m awfully excited for it. [...]

New Music | Vandervelde – More Than You Can Feel

More Than You Can Feel Dropping his first name for his upcoming single, David Vandervelde still sounds pretty damn awesome in his new track ‘More Than You Can Feel,’ a Neil Youngian like slow burner of a track that still contains that T-Rex influenced glam rock guitar that’s kind of fantastical. Check it out and [...]

New Music | Baby Baby – Breakin’

Baby Baby – Breakin’ by gospelofrhythm Baby Baby have given us all a new song from their new album, Money, which about to be the craziest fun song I’ve heard this week.  Baby Baby’s Breakin’ is a wild romp of crunchy guitars, hollerin, and ethanol fueled energy. It’s noise rock that almost makes you sweat in [...]

New Music | Sam Roberts – The Last Crusade

In support of their upcoming album Collider, out May 10th on Zoë/Rounder Records, the Sam Roberts Band just released their first single ‘The Last Crusade’ a soul flavored album opener that is a smooth sounding track that just whets the appetite for their upcoming album which is only 2 weeks away. Also check this video [...]

Release | The Bynars – Self Title

The Bynars – Asking Your Mom for Money The Bynars – How Does it Feel to Be In Love Synth pop rockers The Bynars write some of the catchiest songs you’ll ever hear, the hook laden songs that are included on their just released self titled debut album will make  your ears dance.  Today, they [...]

New Music | Neighbors – Watergun

Neighbors – Watergun Check out Neighbors’ ‘Watergun’ a lush, layered synth track that reminds me of a New Wave(y) kind of sound.  The track comes from a forthcoming EP titled ‘August EP’ which the band will be giving away on May 24th on their website.

New Music | Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. – Morning Thought

Dale Earnhardt. Jr Jr is preparing for a June release of their  LP It’s A Corporate World out June 7.  After what you could say is one damn awesome ep (Horse Power EP) these guys toured incessantly and are prepping for a major release of their LP.  I’m really enjoying this single, and looking forward to hearing [...]

Review | Left Lane Cruiser – Junkyard Speedball

Lost My Mind Giving Tree Left Lane Cruiser’s Junkyard Speedball is the one whiskey shot short of full on rage. The Fort Wayne, Indiana blues rock band made one of the filthiest, grimey, dusty blues rock albums I’ve heard. The aptly titled, Junkyard Speedball, lifts off with raging stomper ‘Lost My Mind’ which is a [...]

Video | The Head and The Heart – Lost In My Mind

I wholeheartedly disagree with all the negatives about the Head and the Heart’s album; and well I just like this damn song. Check them out from last night on Conan playing their song ‘Lost in My Mind.’

New Music | Butcher the Bar – Bobby

Butcher The Bar – Bobby Manchester-based artist Butcher The Bar (aka Joel Nicholson) just announced his first new material in three years in the form of sophomore LP, For Each A Future Tethered, set for release via Morr Music on June 21. Echoing the earnest songwriting of and vocal stylings of Nick Drake and Elliot Smith Butcher The Bar’s ‘Bobby‘ is a [...]

Review | Apache Relay – American Nomad

Home Is Not Places I’ve been trying to write this review for what feels like a month, seeing the name of the post I keep saying to myself, ‘Gotta write that, people need to know’ and every time I open it up and listen to the album I get lost in the music. So the [...]