Speak Into My Good Eye

Browsing the "News" Category


Exclusive Premiere: D E C O R U M Crafts Chilly Post-Punk With “21”

There’s a complimentary air of mystery to Brooklyn-based post-punk trio D E C O R U M. Aside from their site and some write ups, you won’t find any sort of social media pages or long bio. In short, D [...]

March 15, 2017 News
Soviet Soviet

Watch: Soviet Soviet Shares “Endless Beauty” // Support Them Following Deportation

I already had Italy’s Soviet Soviet‘s video for their towering post-punk track “Endless Beauty” in my queue, but I’m publishing it now following what happened to them on March 8th. Like thousands of other artists/bands like them, Soviet Soviet landed [...]

March 11, 2017 News
Yawn Mower

Exclusive Premiere: Yawn Mower Shares “Paddle Out” // New EP Out 3/11

When Mike Chick (guitar, vox) and Biff Swenson (drums, vox) come together as Yawn Mower, some real fuzz-pop magic happens. Since forming in 2015, the band has become a fixture in the various NJ scenes with their infectious brand of [...]

March 9, 2017 News
Annabel Allum

Listen: Annabel Allum Shares “Rich Backgrounds” // Out Now via Killing Moon

Photo Credit: Rob Blackham Rock music has many powers, chief among them the ability to question and/or mock the establishment and the wealthy 1%. Rising Guildford-based rocker Annabel Allum is the latest in a long lineage to draw knives in [...]

March 2, 2017 News
Black Flamingos

Listen: Black Flamingos Share “The Gurch” // Debut LP Out 5/19 via Little Dickman/Hi-Tide

It’s been about two and a half years since SIMGE first reported on the Asbury Park-based trio Black Flamingos, and in that time they’ve established themselves as the finest instrumental surf-rock band in the tri-state today. Shots fired! When Rob [...]

March 1, 2017 News
Olive & The Pitz

Listen: Olive & The Pitz Shares “East Bumblefuck” // Debut EP Out Now

What originally began as the solo venture of Northern NJ-based songwriter Olivia Riggio, indie-pop quartet Olive & the Pitz brings her infectious stylings to further fruition. Joined by Kyle Cooke (guitar) Ross Greenberg (bass) and Nick Iacobelli (drums), the band [...]

March 1, 2017 News
Evil Seagull

Exclusive Premiere: Evil Seagull Debuts “Noontime Night” // New EP Out 3/3

Photo Credit: Oceana Lawler-Larsen There are so many wonderful artists operating in the Bay Area, specifically Oakland, these days, and I’m happy to feature yet another one here with you today. Recording under the moniker Evil Seagull, singer-songwriter, guitarist and [...]

February 28, 2017 News
Evening Darling

Listen: Evening Darling Shares “Live Where You Lay” // Debut LP Out 4/14

My introduction to the relatively newly minted NYC-based group Evening Darling has been gradualĀ but can be primarily linked to our good friend Brett Saxon. Formerly known as The Hunting Party, Evening Darling blends the warmth of classic Americana with a [...]

February 28, 2017 News
Lunch Ladies

Listen: Lunch Ladies Drop Two New Singles “Love Is Overrated” & “You’re Not There”

Photo Credit: Daniel TopeteWell, it certainly has been a fun few weeks since I last left you on the Lunch Ladies front. Since then, the band has dropped two new singles, “Love Is Overrated” and “You’re Not There,” and the [...]

February 28, 2017 News
Caldor Kids

Exclusive Premiere: Caldor Kids Unveil “No Trouble” // Debut EP Out 3/3

Photo Credit: Joe Bottari There are more than a few ways to skin a punk cat and in the case of NYC-based trio Caldor Kids, they possess a silver dagger in subversion when it comes to commenting on bygone entities [...]

February 27, 2017 News