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Sylvan Esso :: Play It Right (live SoFar video)

April 17th, 2014 : Post by :: Categories

Up and coming synth-crooning duo Sylvan Esso is out with an amazing live video from across the pond. Filmed in London at a SoFar organized house show. Fun stuff. “Play it Right” is off the band’s self-titled LP out May 13th on Partisan Records, which you can pre-order HERE. Also, the band will be in DC at the 9:30 Club on June 13.

Some Pulp :: Oh Oh (Who’s Crying Now)

April 11th, 2014 : Post by :: Categories

Minneapolis trio Some Pulp is out with their self-titled debut. A self-recorded adventure in DIY lo-fi pop/rock released via Forged Artifacts Records. The album will be available for free download on May 6 and additionally, you can pre-order some very hip, limited edition yellow tapes HERE. Enjoy…

Sleepy Sun :: Galaxy Punk + video

April 8th, 2014 : Post by :: Categories

Northern California’s Sleepy Sun is out with a brilliant psych-pop track “Galaxy Punk”. The lead single off the upcoming Maui Tears, blasts out of the gates with lead vocalist Bret Constantino belting away in the style of a 70s rock crooner. Slowing down for the bridge, the band’s rhythm section shines, showcasing the instrumental talent the band has cultivated through years of touring. The band’s fourth release Maui Tears will be released soon via Dine Alone Records. We cannot wait to hear more — so stay tuned and enjoy.

Young Magic :: Fall In (video)

April 3rd, 2014 : Post by :: Categories

Check out the video for Young Magic’s lead single “Fall in” off upcoming album Breathing Statues. Complete with stunning visuals, the well executed video was filmed entirely in Xilitla, Mexico and takes you on a strange and adventurous journey.

Wunder Wunder :: Coastline

April 3rd, 2014 : Post by :: Categories

Very breezy and catchy new track from California-via-Australia duo Wunder Wunder. The track was described to me as the “audial equivalent of sunshine and warmth”. Perfect. Enjoy and stay tuned as their debut album Everything Infinite, will be out July 15th on Dovecote Records.

PREMIERE : Furniteur :: Modern Love

March 31st, 2014 : Post by :: Categories

DC has a killer new act to follow in Furniteur. A collaboration of artist and musician Brittany Sims, Kevin Bayly of former Dance Party fame and now BRETT and Mike Toohey (also from BRETT). The debut single, “Modern Love” effortlessly combines the aesthetic of Glass Candy or Chromatics (a la Johnny Jewel) with a nice blend of 80s pop. Furniteur’s four track debut EP will be released on Prince George Records this Spring. Stay tuned for more very soon and in the mean time listen to “Modern Love” below and see the band perform at The Dunes on April 5 with Cavale, Joycut, and Pleasure Curses. Enjoy!