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SEE: Wildnorthe - "Iron"

wildnortheWildnorthe “Iron” Awe What is going on in Portugal?  The music coming out of that country is so beautiful and dark.  First there was Les Baton Rouge, the Kinectic Glass, and now Wildnorthe.  Lisbon is happening.  Wildnorthe is composed of Sara …

SEE: James Panther - "Desirable"

james-panther  James Panther “Desirable” Finally, a great ass kicking song deploring the superficial behavior of so much of gay society, which judges more on looks than any other part of society.  There is so much more to desirability than just …

HEAR: Blame Over - "Nel Silencio"

Blame Over  Blame Over “Nel Silencio” These guys from Torino, IT, kick.  Made up of MARCO [Voice] / ALE [drums] / BOB [guitar] / GINKA [guitar & back-up vocals] / ALESSIO [bass], this band is so good.  Blame Over puts most skater …

SEE: Lock Up Laura - "The Jury's Out"

lock up lauraLock Up Laura “The Jury’s Out” Masquerade These guys kick ass.  What can I say.  I am a sucker for great metal, and these guys got all the licks down.  They remind me of no one; they are that original. …

HEAR: Hans York - "Season"

hans yorkHans York “Season” Spellbound With a voice that can lift your spirits while still sounding worldly, Hans York has put together a jazzish trio that delivers with every note.  After 33 years performing music, York decided to get back to …

HEAR: Meghann Wright - "Vacancy"

meghann wright 2Meghann Wright “Vacancy” Nothing To Lose Meghann Wright does it again.  She is such a powerful singer/songwriter with a voice that melt your heart without letting you get the wrong idea that she’s soft.  She’s not soft; she might vulnerable, …

HEAR: Sky White Tiger - :I Might Be Wrong"

sky white tigerSky White Tiger “I Might Be Wrong” Child of Fire Sky White Tiger is known for his combination of ethereal synths, Bowie-esque songwriting and celestial aesthetic; pulling the listener into a fantastic new realm with lights, costumes, theatrical performances and …

SEE: Brett Gleason - "Macroscopic"

brett gleasonBrett Gleason “Macroscopic” (bedroom demo) From my favorite singer/songwriter, Brett Gleason has invited us into his bedroom to preview his new song, “Macroscopic”.  Gleason has the amazing voice, tremendous keyboard technique, and great looks, but what really makes Gleason stand …

SEE : Say Lou Lou - "Nothing But A Heartbeat"

  Say Lou Lou’s new album ‘Lucid Dreaming’ is available now and with it comes the very first video and single ‘Nothing But A Heartbeat’.  It is no wonder that while conceiving the treatment for the video, the director and …

HEAR: The U Project - "Revolution" ft. Psychic Corporation

the U ProjectThe U Project “Revolution” ft. Psychic Corporation The U Project How can you not love a band that advertises itself with the tag of “Queers, geeks, and freaks, join the revolution!”  This is a great song, a tremendously great song.  Everything that I …

HEAR: Grounders - "No Ringer"

groundersGrounders “No Ringer” Grounders Amazing song.  The Velvet Underground meets the Zombies and decides to give birth to Big Black.  This spring, the Toronto-based band – Andrew Davis (vocals and guitar), Daniel Busheikin (keyboards), Mike Searle (Bass) and Evan Lewis (guitar) …

SEE: Dead Men Walking - "Easy Piracy"

dead men walkingDead Men Walking “Easy Piracy” Easy Piracy OH MY GOD!!!!!!!!    Dead Men Walking is the dream punk, rockabilly and new wave supergroup comprised of musical icons Mike Peters of The Alarm (vocals), Captain Sensible of The Damned (bass/vocals) and …

HEAR: Lord Huron - "Strange Trails"

Lord Huron – Strange Trails  I’ve recently discovered a band that is becoming my new obsession for Spring. They are Lord Huron. Their newest album Strange Trails was just released on April 7, which is only their sophomore album. As a …

HEAR: Aussie-songstress Ainslie Willis "Hawaii"

ainslie willis, hawaiiMelbourne Melodist Ainslie Wills has revealed her second song ‘Hawaii’ from Oh The Gold EP due late 2015. “Hawaii” is an Australian contemporary power ballad with a chorus that crashes down on you like wave dumping you to the ocean floor. Paying homage to an …

Passion Pit's Kindred out now + tour dates!

passion pit, kindred, indie popIn celebration of the release, Passion Pit will tour North America this spring, playing intimate venues in the U.S. and Canada. The band will make stops including Big Guava Music Festival, Brooklyn’s Kings Theatre, two nights at Washington D.C.’s 9:30 Club …

Eleanor Friedberger Live at Rough Trade on Sunday, May 3rd at 7pm

image  http://www.AudioFuzz.com/ is giving away 2 tickets to see Eleanor Friedberger live at Rough Trade in NYC on Sunday, May 3rd | Read the rules below. In order to win the contest you must: 1. Send chrisryan@audiofuzz.com a rhyme using 5 of Eleanor’s songs off of her solo …

SEE: Allah-las - "Sacred Sands"

allah-lasAllah-las “Sacred Sands” Allah-las I wished I had seen this band at Coachella.  They have this great psychedelic pop sound that just swirls around in your brain.  I love them.  As they say on their website, Allah-las’ “sound (is) cultivated from the …

HEAR: Canopy Climbers - "Slip"

canopy climbersCanopy Climbers “Slip” Fever Besides having a great name (I now want to climb canopies), Canopy Climbers have this great psychedelic/pop feel much like Radiohead.  This is an amazingly beautiful song.  This band is going places no doubt. FEVER 1. …

LEARN: Craig Martinson - "Fool For Love"

craig martinson 2Craig Martinson “Fool For Love” My Love Is True Craig Martinson does it again.  This time, he channels The Lovin’ Spoonful, mixes their sound with the Turtles and early Pink Floyd, and comes out with some great psychedelic pop.  I …

HEAR: Pompeya - "Pasadena"

moscowPompeya “Pasadena” Real I love this quote.  It describes Pompeya perfectly. “When you think of Moscow, words like ‘sunny,’ ‘bright,’ and ‘breezy’ probably aren’t the first adjectives that come to mind. Thankfully, Pompeya is here to clear up any misconceptions.”—Interview …

SEE: Twenty One Pilots "Ode To Sleep"

twenty one pilots, ode to sleep, pop rockThis mini-doc on Twenty One Pilot’s beginnings to now is really an ode to their ambitious adventure to become a top selling act of today. The song starts with a hard-driven rock piece and smooths out into a jumpy, pop …

HEAR: Unknown Mortal Orchestra - "Can't Keep Checking My Phone"

unknown mortal orchestra, can't keep checking my phoneUnknown Mortal Orchestra’s new single, “Can’t Keep Checking My Phone,” the New Zealand (now Portland-based) band, is an uptempo, jangling, dancey-tune that moves away from the bands typical lo-fi, rock structuring. We had to get up and dance to this one, …

SEE: Momoiro Clover Z - "Mouretsu Space Symphony In Seven Movements "Infinite Love""

Momoiro-Clover-Z--5th-Dimension-album-coverMomoiro Clover Z “Mouretsu Space Symphony In Seven Movements “Infinite Love”” 5th Dimension I just love the Japanese punk/pop movement, seemingly led by women.  First came Shonen Knife, then the 5-6-7-8’s, and now, Momoiro Clover Z.  One of the most …

SEE: Greg Holden - "Hold On Tight"

Greg-Holden--Chase-The-Sun-album-coverGreg Holden “Hold On Tight” Chase The Sun Imagine a happy Social Distortions.  Hard to do, isn’t it?  Well, listen to Greg Holden’s new CD, Chase The Sun.  You get all the passion of Mike Ness with this sense of positiveness, …

HEAR: Animal Reporters - "Snowfall"

animal reportersAnimal Reporters “Snowfall” Pancakes and Whiskey Thank God, there is still funky music left in this world.  “Snowfall” sounds like a song that Leon Russell, Dr. John, or the Band would have done.  That is certainly a complement for Animal …

HEAR: Motel Jesus - "Treasure In Heaven"

Motel JesusMotel Jesus “Treasure In Heaven” Just ‘Round  Imagine the Ramones as born again Christians, with harmonies by Rose Ann Cash.  Can’t imagine it?  You have got to listen to Motel Jesus.  Tex and TL, from the outskirts of Chino, CA, …

SEE: Kids On Bridges - "When The Needle Drops" featuring Shea Seger

kids on bridgesKids On Bridges “When The Needle Drops”  featuring Shea Seger Kidology Wow, what a band.  Think of a more straightforward Beck, but still weird.  And with the addition of Shea Seger, the band just soars. ‘When The Needle Drops’ is …

HEAR: Secret Club, "Secret Club"

secret club 3   Secret Club “Secret Club” Apocalypse Meow If you like the Hives, or the White Stripes, you will love this band.  This Indie garage rock band Secret Club release their new self-titled single, and it is amazing.  I cannot believe …

SEE: The Ladybugs - "I'm Crazy 'Bout My Baby"

the ladybugsThe Ladybugs “I’m Crazy ‘Bout My Baby” My God, I love this band.  I have always been a HUGE fan of classic jazz/blues, and The Ladybugs are the best.  They remind me of a modern Andrews Sisters or Ella Fitzgerald. …

HEAR: Americans UK - "Odd Schnozz UK"

american UKAmericans UK “Odd Schnozz UK” Odd Schnozz And The Odd Squad  What a great sci-fi, graphic novel song.  That is wonderful.  This five-track EP serves as the soundtrack for the graphic novel series by the same name, both of which …

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