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The Drums

Album Review: The Drums – Abysmal Thoughts

There are those bands that nest their way into your brain just to rear their heads out when the pools are cool and the sun is hot. If I had to choose a theme song for the start of the [...]

June 26, 2017 New Music, Reviews
sharkmuffin

Album Review: Sharkmuffin – Tsuki

So basically, what happens when you have a rad duo from Brooklyn b/w of the Jersey Shore pair up with an equally great backing band and they hit the road and tour the hell out of themselves? I’m sure you [...]

May 8, 2017 New Music, Reviews
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Album Review: Anna Altman – Freightliner

Photo Credit: Paloma Arias Jump aboard the boxcar and take a journey through Anna Altman’s LP, Freightliner, a colorful blur of sporadic images and ghostly glitches. The album, guided by Lucia Arias’s rhythmically invigorating vocals, is said to conjure up [...]

May 1, 2017 New Music, Reviews
Eric Slick

Album Review: Eric Slick – Palisades

Review by: Brianne Addison Like being tucked under warm ocean waves, Eric Slick’s new LP- Palisades- will pull you under layers of waves and nestle you in a bosom of self-reflection. You’ll find familiarity in each one of his songs; emotions [...]

April 24, 2017 New Music, Reviews
Arenal

Stream: Arenal – Processional

Back towards the end of 2015, we had NJ-based artist Arenal give us his top songs of the year. Since then, Arenal (real name Adam Reck) has popped up with some remix work while working on his latest collection of [...]

March 21, 2017 New Music, Reviews
A Deer A Horse

Stream: A Deer A Horse – Backswimmer

Full disclosure; I’ve been friendly with the fiery rock trio known as A Deer A Horse for a while now. They’re one of those bands in a scene, even one as big as Brooklyn, where you see them on a [...]

March 10, 2017 New Music, Reviews
Mack

Watch: MACK Releases First Video Off Of Upcoming EP

Set in a dreamy field of flowing hay grass, Mackenzie Brown has given us the first glimpse of the forthcoming EP from her project MACK in the form of “Blue.” I was hooked on this group the first time I saw them, the [...]

March 7, 2017 Music Videos, New Music, Reviews
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Stream: Venn – S/T

One of the best aspects of working on an indie blog is the unanticipated pathlines to all of the under-the-radar, wonderful new music out there. Last week, I featured the shoegaze duo Whimsical, and through their social sharing, SIMGE was [...]

March 2, 2017 New Music, Reviews
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Album Review: The Fake Boys – I Love My Life When You’re Around

Lowell, Massachusetts’s three piece The Fake Boys did things a little differently this time around. The band had a bunch of songs recorded and ended up needing to press a double album. So they tapped into their fan base setting [...]

January 19, 2017 New Music, Reviews
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Stream: johnnycola – unbind

With only a handful of New Brunswick gigs under the belts since July, the genre-blending sextet johnnycola wasted little time in getting us their, very promising, debut. Consisting of, in their own words, leader John Colaiacovo III (keyz), Matt Gordeuk [...]

January 11, 2017 New Music, Reviews