Speak Into My Good Eye

All posts by Nicole Gifford

DIANA

Listen: DIANA Shares “Confession” // New LP Out 11/18 via Culvert Music

Along the lines of a When in Rome for the digital age, Diana concoct synthy confections that are sunny, shimmery and addictively sweet. The Toronto-based band offers a warm, well-heeled approach to injecting their tracks with 80s nostalgia, and their [...]

September 28, 2016 News
Goat Girl

Listen: Goat Girl Shares “Country Sleaze” // Debut Single Out 10/7 via Rough Trade

Rough Trade’s latest add Goat Girl have come out the gate hot with “Country Sleaze,” the first cut from their forthcoming debut single. South London’s Clottie Cream, Rosy Bones, Naima Jelly and L.E.D. have joined forces to serve no-frills, hard-rocking [...]

September 27, 2016 News
Mute Swan

Listen: Mute Swan Shares “Just Like Weeds” // New EP Out 9/30

Cooking up a heady blend of 60s psych and modern dream-pop, the Arizonan four-piece Mute Swan demonstrate just how well they can hang with comparable contemporaries like Tame Impala and Temples on their latest single, “Just Like Weeds.” Just three [...]

September 26, 2016 News
Trails and Ways

Listen: Trails and Ways Share “Get Loud” // New LP Out 10/7

Photo Credit: Ginger Fierstein “Get Loud,” the latest track from Trails and Ways, is something of a self-fulfilling prophecy. The Oakland-based band get right to their raucous point, building up bubbly, percussive energy that culminates in an exuberant chorus. The [...]

September 26, 2016 News
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Watch: Tancred Shares “Pens” // New LP Out Now via Polyvinyl Records

Photo Credit: Shervin LainezFresh off the lauded debut of her new Polyvinyl Records album, Out of The Garden, Tancred’s Jess Abbott is offering up a spooky, sexy music video for the moody-yet-empowered cut “Pens.” Abbot’s typically high power pop-fueled energy [...]

September 19, 2016 News
Forth Wanderers

Listen: Forth Wanderers Shares “Slop” // New EP Out 11/11 via Father/Daughter

The five Montclair pals who make up Forth Wanderers will make a reappearance this fall by dishing out their new EP, slapped with the simple moniker, Slop. Luckily for fans of these earnest New Jersey indie-rock noisemakers, the Built To [...]

August 16, 2016 News
Basement Revolver

Listen: Basement Revolver Shares “Words” // Debut EP Out 7/15

Emotional indie-pop gets a fuzzy, ethereal facelift by Basement Revolver on “Words,” the second single from the Ontario band’s forthcoming first EP. Written during frontwoman Chrisy Hurn’s final semester at university, her smooth, lackadaisical vocals aptly convey her apathy about [...]

July 11, 2016 News
NONA

Listen: NONA Shares “Otherways” // Debut EP Out Soon

Serving up indie cuts from his firm position on the groovier side of the tracks, Los Angeles-based Michael Goldman has introduced his latest project NONA with a single that’s as melodically addictive as it is packed with heartfelt sentiment. “Otherways” [...]

July 8, 2016 News
Motel Radio

Watch: Motel Radio Shares “Phasing Out” // New EP Out 8/12

Born in 2014 as a result of undeniable songwriting synchronicity between two college roommates, Motel Radio has since grown into a five-piece with a warm, funk-tinged Americana sound. Based in New Orleans, the band has released the first single and [...]

July 6, 2016 News
Mild High Club

Listen: Mild High Club Shares “Homage” // New LP Out 8/26

With all of the experimental structure and stylized warmth of a long lost 60s psych gem, the latest Mild High Club single, “Homage,” offers a fresh take on nostalgia with the addition of deceptively scatterbrained, diverse instrumentation. On this cut [...]

June 30, 2016 News