All posts by Nate Voss

New Restaurants

SIMGE Stream: The New Restaurants – Wrong Place at Wrong Time

With origins reaching back to 2014, the members of The New Restaurants have remained active yet distant since their start. A near-constant in the NYC live scene, the band’s previous releases have up until this point been hosted on and [...]

September 8, 2020 New Music, Reviews
Used Cassettes

Listen: Used Cassettes Return With “It’s My Night” | New LP Out Early 2020

Back in the Spring of 2016 (gosh we were so innocent then), SIMGE spotlighted Seoul-based rockers Used Cassettes and their single “Ghost Stories.” Since then, the band has seen the progressions of life float them physically further afield from each [...]

November 25, 2019 News

Premiere: Underorder – Other Ways To Be Apart, Volume 2

Photo Credit: Gaya Feldheim Schorr “Seasons change and I’ve tried hard just to soften you,” Samuel Herring sings at the outset of Future Islands’ breakthrough single. For Brooklyn musician Gabriel Zucker, that sentiment hit close to home as evidenced by [...]

November 15, 2019 News

Premiere: Spritzer Unveils “Get Me Out” | New EP Out 8/23

Just in time for this dog days of summer weekend, we have “Get Me Out,” the new single from Brooklyn rockers Spritzer. The breezy jam is a meditative piece good for cooling down in any season as the lilting guitars [...]

August 9, 2019 News
Bear Call

Listen: Bear Call Shares “Harsh” | New LP Out 9/9 via Resurrection Records

Hailing from the great Bay Area, rockers Bear Call craft wonderfully hazy, low-key dream pop. With a new LP, Fancy Acid (out September 9th via Resurrection Records) on the way, the band is now following previous single, “LOL Naw,” with [...]

August 5, 2019 News
Cathedral Bells

Cathedral Bells Unveils “Ethereal Shadow” | Debut EP Out 2/1

Back in September SIMGE featured “Homebody,” the first single from Orlando-based bedroom-pop outfit Cathedral Bells. Since then, the project of Matt Messore has gone on to sign with our sister entity, Good Eye Records, with a debut, self-titled EP on [...]

January 19, 2019 News
Violet Sands

Violet Sands Returns With New Single “Gone”

Just in time to accompany your deep year-end reflections, Brooklyn purveyors of all things dreamy Violet Sands are back with a transportive new track, “Gone.” Thoughtfully paced so as to serve as hypnotic, “Gone” hits that shoegaze-pop sweet spot with [...]

December 5, 2018 News
Death By Piano

Darkwave Duo Death By Piano Unveils New Video For “Countdown”

Earlier this year, Brooklyn-based duo Death By Piano released their debut EP, Countdown. Now the group featuring singer/keyboardist Kalen Lister and producer/instrumentalist Greywolf are sharing a video for the title track below. “Countdown” thrillingly expands upon its initial dramatic sonic [...]

November 19, 2018 News
Hanford Reach

Hanford Reach Shares Dystopian Future-Themed Single “Winston Smith”

Loyal SIMGE followers are likely familiar with the works of Chris Sherman and Leah Cinnamon whether it from their previous outfit, Sky Picnic, or their current, Hanford Reach. Recently, the latter returned with a new single, “Winston Smith,” a timely [...]

November 13, 2018 News
Strange Familia

Strange Familia Shares Heart Heavy New Single “Nightlight”

Up from the brutal lows of tragedy there can oftentimes be relief found in expression. Plenty of great music has been informed by unfathomable loss and that certainly extends to Strange Familia‘s latest single, “Nightlight.” The understated track finds the [...]

November 12, 2018 News