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New HOUSE Music: Aeroplane - "Page One Is Love"

Belgium-based house music artist Aeroplane is bringing the beats with a new track called “Page One Is Love.” The bouncy, vintage house track is reminiscent of early 90s/00s house. Here’s what the artist had to say about this track: “In both songs …

HEAR: Lexi Scherr - "Not The Kind"

lexi scherrLexi Scherr “Not The Kind” All Take Wow, from that beautiful bass line (one of my favorites ever) that starts the song, and then that fabulous voice, this song is a wonder.  When Scherr sings, ‘you’re not the kind I …

HEAR: Woolen Men - "After The Flood"

woolen menWoolen Men “After The Flood” Temporary Monument Remember how James Brown was often credited as being the “hardest working man in showbiz”.  That epigram should be transferred to the Woolen Men.  This band is happiest traveling up and down I-5 playing …

HEAR: The Curious Incident - "Diane"

the curious imageThe Curious Incident “Diane” Penny Lonesome I love power pop music so much, and The Curious Incident has the sound down pat, while still sounding like themselves.  I can see me dancing to this all over, yelling for the DJ …

HEAR: Crossley Hunter - "Devil Smiling"

crossley hunterCrossley Hunter “Devil Smiling” Crossley Hunter Wow, talk of a band that is full of surprises.  Crossley Hunter is one of the most pleasant surprises I have had for a long, and this old girl doesn’t surprise easy.  Take for …

HEAR: Aris - "Reborn"

aris 2Aris “Reborn” Pulse Aris does it again.  He is probably one of the most prolific artists out there, and everything he does, is absolutely fabulous.  Aris’ song, “Reborn”, just hits you in all the right spots.  Describing Aris’ music is …

HEAR: FLORALS - "Moon"

FLORALSFLORALS “Moon” Kin Of Mine Often, when I see bands play around with the spelling of their name, I think, ‘get the poison; it’s goodbye world’.  Well, I was wrong.  FLORALS deserves their name to be shouted out, because their …

SEE - Harrison Scott - "Void" (Live Session)

harrison scott1Harrison Scott “Void (Live Session)” Entertainment I know earlier this month I reviewed Harrison Scott’s song, “Locked Up”, but this new live single just blows me away even more.  Yes, he is beautiful, but he can sing.  Scott seems to …

HEAR: Ryan Shupe- "The Sun Will Shine Again"

ryan shupeRyan Shupe “The Sun Will Shine Again” We Rode On Usually, I am not a cheerful, happy sort of guy, but there is something about Ryan Shupe that makes me happy to be happy.  His combination of adult contemporary with …

REWIND - On This Day - The Largest Pre-Order for Michael Jackson's 'Bad'

                On this day in 1987 CBS music had its largest pre-order in history for an album with Michael Jackson’s ‘Bad”. This was his follow up to the greatest selling album of all …

HEAR - "Miley Cyrus and Her Dead Petz"

  Well, Miley Cyrus certainly left a mark on this years VMA’s to say the least. Ten outrageous costume changes, swearing, feuding with Nicki Minaj, swearing, promoting pot throughout the whole show, swearing, and closing the show with over 20 …

HEAR: Sunday Lane - "Go"

sunday laneSunday Lane “Go” Sunday Lane If you don’t start singing along to the chorus, you have no music bones in you at all.  Sunday Lane is an alternative dream-pop singer (no, not boring at all – I read your mind, …

HERE: Nadia Kazmi - "Kill The Monster"

nadia kazmiNadia Kazmi “Kill The Monster” Lamb Wow, another singer who is not afraid to belt out a tune.  Nadia Kazmi has a voice that can stun you, and that’s a good thing.  This is someone who has listened to her …

HEAR: Stephen Teckenoff - "Troubled Times"

stephen teckenoffStephen Teckenoff “Troubled Times” Stephen Teckenoff What is in the water in Melbourne?  I am totally amazed at the depth of talented from “Down Under”.  Teckenoff is a tremendous singer/songwriter in the style of the Byrds or Stephen Stills, but …

HEAR: Dara Sisterhen - "Kids"

dara sisterhenDara Sisterhen “Kids” Boom Usually when one says, “this singer was a former Disney star”, I usually throw up.  But that’s so unfair.  I would have missed an extremely talented Americana/Country star on the rise:  Dara Sisterhen.  This young woman …

SEE: Lord of the Lost - "Full Metal Whore"

lord of the lostLord Of The Lost “Full Metal Whore” Full Metal Whore Ever think that, oh well, at least nothing is as creepy as NIN or Marilyn Manson or Venin Carmin, well, forget it.  Lord of the Lost is the creepiest band …

SEE: Ashbury Heights - "Glow"

0003-ashbury_heights_2008_01Ashbury Heights “Glow” The Looking Glass Society Thank Goddess for Sweden.  For those of you (like myself, dear readers) who can’t get enough of Goth (with a capital G), here comes Ashbury Heights.  What a beautiful, otherworldly, maybe after death, …

SEE: Dear Strange - "The Unicorn"

Dear-Strange-©-Alexa-VachonDear Strange “The Unicorn” Lovely Heroes The combination of Music by Romain Frequency and Lyrics and Vocals by Dorian E add up to an experience like no other.  Dorian E has one of those voices only heaven grants, and the music swirls …

SEE: Wyland - "Wait"

WylandWyland “Wait” You’re In The World, Get Off Your Feet What a band.  I’m so glad musicians realize how much I love that Americana/Mumford sound, because so much of that music is coming my way.  Wyland just got done with …

HEAR: Little Red Lung - "Dead Weight"

little red lungLittle Red Lung “Dead Weight” Beware As you know, dear readers, I am a sucker for a beautiful voice with lots of atmosphere behind it.  Little Red Lung has those in spades.  They remind me of Bat For Lashes without …

HEAR: Distant Cousins Ft. Jessie Payo - "Your Story"

distant cousinsDistant Cousins “Your Story” feat. Jessie Payo Gentle reader, I really like this song a lot.  I know, I have multitudes of personalities, but Distant Cousins is really good.  I love the Americana/Mumford type sound to this track.  And the …

SEE: Zola Jesus - "Nail"

zola jesus 2Zola Jesus “Nail” TAIGA Another great song from Zola Jesus.  This woman can wail.  And she always matches her sound with the perfect video.  I just cannot say enough about her voice.  Her musical style is electronic (don’t run, dear …

HEAR: CocoRosie - "Lost Girls"

cocorosieCocoRosie “Lost Girls” Heartache City THANK THE GODDESS!!!!!!  COCOROSIE IS RELEASING A NEW ALBUM SEPTEMBER 18TH.  This really is my favorite band of all time.  I saw them during their Tales Of A Grasswidow tour, and, although there was sound trouble, it …

HEAR: Painted Palms - "Refractor"

Psych-rock outfit Painted Palms have released another single from their upcoming sophomore effort Horizons. Unlike their debut album, which was recorded from the comforts of their own home, sometimes not even in the same room, this album was recorded in a studio. …

The Bohicas blast on the scene w/ The Making Of

London-based alternative rock group The Bohicas have blasted on the music scene with a record that delivers a one-two-three PUNCH in your face and ear drums! The Making Of is constructed of catchy riffs, crunchy guitars, and bang-your-head beats. Don’t worry, …

HEAR : Carly Rae Jepsen - "Emotion"

I am completely surprised (as is most of the world) with Carly Rae Jepsen’s newest album “Emotion“. She has totally won my heart! Her first single from early summer “I Really Like You” was definitely a song that sounded like …

House music has a new name: Julio Bashmore

House music has been on fire lately with acts like Disclosure and Jamie XX leading the way for the comeback of house. However, we have a new shining star on the scene by the name of Julio Bashmore, a native …

HEAR: Naytronix - "Miss Divine"

naytronixWhen I heard that bassist Nate Brenner from tUnE-yArDs had a solo project out, I had my doubts.  Nothing against Brenner; he’s one of the best.  It’s just that so many solo projects are works of egotism.  Wow, why I …

HEAR: Morningside Lane - "Who We Are"

morning sideMorningside Lane “Who We Are” Recovery Signs WOW.  If Geddy Lee fronted Stone Temple Pilots, this is the music that would come out.  Of course, it would be even better, because the band, Marc Del Giudice– Jon Khan– Ori Yekutiel– Jake …

SEE: Amber Lines - "Never Too Loud"

amber linesAmber Lines “Never Too Loud” Never Too Loud Another great band.  Amber Lines has a Mumford & Sons quality to their music without the shuffle/banjo sound.  Amber Lines is a band all their own.  I am really impressed.  And with …

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