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Whirr - "Lines"

Whirr “Lines” Sway Sway, Whirr’s new CD, is an interesting democratic CD written in Philadelphia and Oakland, a continent apart, but with a surprising integrity.  It is so united, you would think it was written by just one member rather …

Dream Police - "Hypnotized"

Dream Police “Hypnotized” Sacred Bones Nick Chiericozzi and Mark Perio from The Men have come together to form Dream Police, which is definitely more than a side project.  This slab of pure psychedelia is impressively confusing and wild.  The video …

YOU. - "Feral"

   YOU. “Feral” Sunchaser Post punk quartet, YOU., have presented a song and video that truly match each other with the title, “Feral”.  Just like the cat in this video, YOU.’s sound is feral, wild, untamed, unfettered, dangerous.  Band member, …

Karen O playing acoustic sets of Crush Songs

karen o, crush songs, sofar soundsKaren O made a surprise appearance at the New York City vinyl debut listening party of her new album, Crush Songs, playing several songs from the record with guitarist Moses Sumney. O performed for an intimate crowd at the party …

The Griswolds Be Impressive impresses; immensely.

Griswolds, AudioFuzz, Be ImpressiveIt is easy to see why the Australian-based four-piece band The Griswolds has garnered the attention of a several hundred bloggers worldwide with their infectious indie rock and party pop infusion. They often reference legends like the Beach Boys, Fleetwood …

Usher & Nicki tear up the club in "She Came To Give It To You"

Usher, Nicki Minaj, She Came To Give It To YouUsher tears up the club (quite literally) in his new video for the single “She Came To Give It To You Ft. Nicki Minaj.” Dancing like Michael Jackson, kissing women and cutting some provocative moves give the song’s title validity. It’s …

SEE: MisterWives - "Reflections"

MISTERWIVES, Reflections, AudioFuzzIf you’re not one of the 4.4 million people who have streamed MisterWives “Reflections” on Spotify then please click play now. Mandy Lee, the lead singer and only female in MisterWives, has just turned 21 and the cheeky, cute and …

Synth pop prodigy Lincoln Jesser to release Modern Color

Lincoln Jesser, new wave, electronica, synth pop, Modern colorCalifornia’s synth-pop prodigy Lincoln Jesser has released “Untold” – the newest track from his forthcoming album Modern Color.  The first listen of the track can be heard on FreshNewTracks.com, who says, “With its heavy emphasis on synths and mellow, even …

Death From Above 1979 release single "Government Trash"

death from above 1979, dfa1979, government trash, tourDance rock duo Death From Above 1979 release new raucous tune that blows their previous single out of the water with blistering guitar and rock solos. We’re extremely pleased with what we’ve heard and you will too. FALL TOUR DATES …

Prince to release 2 new studio albums on Sept. 30th

prince, art official age, popMUSIC ICON PRINCE ANNOUNCES TWO BRAND NEW STUDIO ALBUMS! ‘ART OFFICIAL AGE’ AND ‘PLECTRUMELECTRUM’ BOTH RELEASEDSEPTEMBER 30th Music icon PRINCE today announces not one, but two, brand new studio albums to be released globally via Warner Bros. Records. The much-anticipated …

DAMEHT - "Girl Jeans"

dameht2DAMEHT “Girl Jeans” DAMEHT has done it again.  ”Girl Jeans” is an excellent pop-punk song.  This band is definitely one of the great ones.  If you’re in New York City, catch them.  They are fun, energetic, intense, and it comes …

Sunflower Bean - "Tame Impala"

Sunflower Bean “Tame Impala” From the wilds of Brooklyn comes the dark, pounding music of the trio calling themselves Sunflower Bean.  On their new single, “Tame Impala”, all the dark power of their work comes together.  If you love ferocious, …

SEE: Tom Vek takes many roles & pushes his luck in new video

tom vek, pushing your luck, audiofuzz, alternativeLondon, England-based artist Tom Vek debuted his video for “Pushing Your Luck” today and the Paxi-directed, colorful and hypnotic clip can now be seen here (embed code is below): http://youtu.be/oPIU_1NzcAY. The song – Vek’s open message to the Internet age …

Michael Jackson's new video "A Place with No Name" may look familiar

Michael Jackson, A Place With No Name, XscapeIf it does look familiar that’s because it’s from his iconic video from 1992 featuring Michael Jackson in much less clothing than usual and dancing provocatively with supermodel Naomi Campbell. “A Place with No Name” is based of America’s “A …

SEE: Kimbra is a "Miracle"

kimbra, the golden echo, miracleKimbra’s The Golden Echo is available now on all participating retailers. The colorful video for “Miracle,” which premiered this morning on Refinery29, features a jubilant Kimbra dancing through the streets of New York, joined by everyone from mimes to mailmen …

The Griswolds share animated video "Red Tuxedo"

the griswolds, red tuxedo, heart of a lionAussie-based band The Griswolds bring us some fantastic animated pop culture icons/symbols that morph seamlessly into each other in a video for a song that is none other than their sweetest love song so far, “Red Tuxedo.” We can’t help …

SEE: Indie Pop Sisters Lily & Madeleine - "The Wolf Is Free"

Lily and Madeleine, the wolf is free, indie popAlready receiving critical acclaim, KCRW recently featured the song as “Today’s Top Tune,” praising, “Their transition from teenagers into womanhood provides rich experiences for songwriting,” while Nylon Magazine describes, “Lily & Madeleine fold stunning harmonies into brushed drums, dreamy strings, and soft keys—and fade …

The New Pornographers streaming full album on iTunes Radio + new video

New Pornographers, AC Newman, War On The East CoastTHE NEW PORNOGRAPHERS’ NEW ALBUM NOW STREAMING IN FULL EXCLUSIVELY AT FIRST PLAY ON iTUNES RADIO BRILL BRUISERS OUT AUGUST 25 ON MATADOR RECORDS “LATE SHOW WITH DAVID LETTERMAN” CONFIRMED FALL TOUR The New Pornographers’ highly anticipated new album, Brill …

Haim go Jerry Springer style for "My Song 5" video

Haim, My Song 5, A$ap FergHaim’s most recent video for their single “My Song 5″ is probably their funniest too. The girls parody what seems to be Jerry Springer’s insane talk show with something even more ridiculous that includes a phobia of mimes and cotton …

Magic Man shares tour dates

magic man, paris, tourBoston synth rock band Magic Man continue to ride a crest of acclaim for their July, 2014 Columbia Records debut album, Before The Waves.  The compelling fivesome announced they’ll be heading out on the road this autumn with celebrated indie …

Disco-infused melodies from Go Music Go

go music go, impressions, discoThe disco-infused melodies from Go Music Go bring you right back to ABBA or Olivia Newton-John. We can’t help but think we’re listening to a light 70s station when listening to this music and it’s pretty friggin’ cool. The tracks …

Ariana Grande's Galactic Dance Video for "Break Free"

Ariana Grande, Break Free, Zedd, PopAriana Grande pays homage to ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ in her latest video for “Break Free ft. Zedd.” Similar to Britney Spear’s “Oops I Did It Again” video, Grande is transported to an interstellar environment and doesn’t lose an ounce …

SEE: Hilary Duff - "Chasing The Sun"

hilary duff, chasing the sun, audiofuzz, pop musicAnother video that takes place in the office (See Foxygen) but quickly turns into a much sunnier scene when Hilary Duff transports herself to the beach with an easy-on-the-eyes man candy running along it. Hilary isn’t chasing the sun in …

SEE: Foxygen's new video "How Can You Really"

Foxygen, sam france, how can you really, star powerThe enigmatic frontman Sam France dazzles us even when in an office dressed in a suit. Foxygen’s latest song is again very reminiscent of late 60s flower-power soft rock. The melody is full of Woodstock era vibe and groovy energy. …

AudioFuzz Interviews Indie Pop artist Matt Stamm

matt stammLines and Waves is the 6th solo album from NYC-based singer-songwriter Matt Stamm. Recorded in its entirety at The Apartment – Stamm’s home studio – and mixed and mastered by Joe Rogers at Room 17 in Brooklyn, Lines and Waves …

Glass Animals - "Black Mambo"

  Glass Animals “Black Mambo” ZABA The title of the CD is taken from The Zabajaba Jungle by William Steiger.  Like the book, ZABA is an evocation of exoticism, childhood adventure, and discovery.  The CD is a mix of Apocalypse …

Alma Construct - "Deer Drink From The River"

Alma Construct “Deer Drink From The River” Alma Construct Alma Construct, aka 19-year-old Josh Thompson, introduces himself to the world in a smashing way.  “Deer Drink From The River” is an amazingly ambitious and expressive.  DDFRT is a snarling. menacing …

Lyke Giants - "Let Up"

Lyke Giants “Let Up” Shoe-gazers from Tasmania, Lyke Giants, composed of brothers Callaghan and Luke Thomson, and James Brewer are putting the final touches on their CD, of which “Let Up” is just a sample.  “Let Up” is gritty and …

Jesse Taylor - "In My Bones"

Jesse Taylor “In My Bones” From Queensland, Australia, Jesse Taylor releases his debut single, “In My Bones”.  This song is a none too subtle indictment on the two types of people:  those who feel they are entitled and the ones …

Emily Danger - The Video

emily danger    Emily Danger “Peace Arch” Peace Arch Finally, Emily Danger releases the video for their song “Peace Arch”.  Already a favorite, to watch the band perform intermixed with scenes of the beautiful lead singer, Emily Nicholas, singing in the …

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