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Semaphore

Exclusive Premiere: Semaphore Unveils “Destroying the Evidence” // New LP Out In September

Helmed by multi-instrumentalist Siddhu Anandalingam, NYC-based rockers Semaphore started popping up on Brooklyn bills late last year and have gigged consistently since. This following the release of their promising EP, And In a Blink, which blended dreamy textures with angular [...]

June 28, 2017 News
Great Woods

Track x Track: Great Woods – Strange Lives

Great Woods, the project of songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Eric Ryrie, blends a wealth of warm, powerful alt-Americana sounds that over-score his vivid storytelling. His debut EP, Strange Lives, brings that all to the fore and runs the gamut of styles [...]

June 27, 2017 Features
Meeko Brando

Watch: Meeko Brando Shares “Uh” // Playing The Saint On 7/7

With origins that, upon cursory search, appear to stretch back to last Fall, Trenton-based post-dance-punks Meeko Brando have wasted little time in channeling their furious, curious energy onto record. The band quickly followed up their debut single, “Once A Year,” [...]

June 22, 2017 News
Will Wood & the Tapeworms

Watch: Will Wood & the Tapeworms Throw A Glam-Rock Circus In “Hand Me My Shovel, I’m Going In!”

Billed as “one-half nightmarish-circus, one-half band,” the NJ-based Will Wood & the Tapeworms have been making a lot of noise since releasing their record SELF-iSH last year. Now, the group’s eccentric, undeniable energy has been put on full display in [...]

June 16, 2017 News
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Northside Festival 2017 Recap: Friends & Fuzz At A Frenetic Pace

Pretty much my entire adult life, I’ve been out all day seeing a flurry of sets at a music festival in the second week of June. After 8 consecutive Bonnaroos, I decided to trade the Tennessee fields for Brooklyn streets [...]

June 15, 2017 Live, Reviews
C.R. and the Degenerates

Exclusive Premiere: C.R. and the Degenerates Debut “Operation Smiles” // New LP Out 7/7 via Sniffling Indie Kids

You ever get that feeling? I’m not sure it qualifies as déjà vu, but more of a “something in the air” thing. I don’t know. Point being, it’s almost a year to the day since we premiered “Newport Pleasure Sickness” [...]

June 13, 2017 News
Superfecta

Exclusive Premiere: Superfecta Unveils “Made to Break” + “Simple Lines”

Hailing from Brooklyn and Long Island, rock quintet Superfecta crafts soundscapes for to lose yourself in. Their powerful messages, however, ring clear through their sonic world building. Today, Speak Into My Good Eye is happy to host the exclusive premiere [...]

June 1, 2017 News
The Vaughns

Listen: The Vaughns Share “Santa Cruz” // Playing Asbury Park Yacht Club 6/15

It’s been about a year and a half since The Vaughns dropped their last formal release, the great tomfoolery EP. Since then, the band comprised of David Cacciatore, Anna Lies, Ryan Kenter and Tom Losito has been out further honing [...]

June 1, 2017 News
Dead Leaf Echo

Track x Track: Dead Leaf Echo Breaks Down Their New EP, Strawberry.Skin

Brooklyn-based dream-rockers Dead Leaf Echo first hit my radar back in 2013 and have only continued to improve in the art of crafting engulfing waves of entrancing, whirring sound. Recently, Dead Leaf Echo dropped the Strawberry.Skin EP which teases a [...]

May 26, 2017 Features
God Tiny

Listen: God Tiny Unveils “Fearless” // New LP Out 5/26

Roughly five years in the making, the debut full length from Brooklyn-based rockers God Tiny, The Space Inside Your Head, is finally on its way. Featuring the talents of SIMGE fav Oliver Ignatius as player and producer, God Tiny crafts [...]

May 24, 2017 News