St. Lucia’s Joyfully-Rich ‘Hyperion’

St. Lucia’s Jean-Phillip Grobler brings his high-energy dance pop to a new level with Hyperion, which can only be described as joyfully-rich pop music. Grobler’s quintet adopt a more minimalist dose of stark electronica. Harmonizing synthesizer highlights and staccato melodies. … Continue Reading

Dark Love: Laura Carbone and The Pains of Being Pure at Heart – “The Flowers Beneath Your Feet”

Laura Carbone and The Pains of Being Pure at Heart “The Flowers Beneath Your Feet” You get Laura Carbone and The Pains of Being Pure At Heart (Kip) together on a song, you are going to get some real chemistry.  … Continue Reading

Chilean Punk/Pop: Bailarines Muertos – “Sinestesia”

Bailarines Muertos “Sinestesia” My favorite Chilean punk/pop rock band has released one of the most fun videos ever.  This smoothie being made looks delicious, and the music kicks ass.  These guys from Santiago, comprised of Sebastián González, Gonzalo Alarcón, Benjamín Soto, and Javiera Labra … Continue Reading

Late Night Funk: Handsomebeast – “Playboi”

Handsomebeast “Playboi” There is something so funky, yet so ass-kicking about Handsomebeast.  Coming from Houston, Handsomebeast is comprised of Nick Serena, Jacob Rodriguez, Peewee Ruiz, Carlos Ortiz, and Tony Ortiz, and make music which they call Space-rock-bump-n-grind.  This is the music you … Continue Reading