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Monday, April 27 2015

Trails and Ways - “Say You Will” (audio) (Premiere)

Trails and Ways' latest jam, a funky indie rock number with dreamy four-part harmonies, is "Say You Will", a tune from their forthcoming Pathology LP.


Nai Harvest: Hairball

Hairball is a confident, exuberant semi-reset from the self-professed “pop scum” outfit Nai Harvest.


Blur: The Magic Whip

The Magic Whip is a goofy record, featuring a kind of scattershot energy that is usually only mustered by young bands just discovering their love of music for the first time.


Friday, April 24 2015

Ivan & Alyosha - “Modern Man” (audio) (Premiere)

Seattle quintet Ivan & Alyosha's "Modern Man" is a driving, earnest rock number that you can find on their forthcoming LP, It’s All Just Pretend.


Thursday, April 23 2015

Palma Violets - “English Tongue” (video)

The UK's own Palma Violets have a new video in lead-up to their forthcoming LP, Danger in the Club: the dingy rock 'n' roll of "English Tongue".


Running Young - “Did You See” (video) (Premiere)

The Australian indie rock quintet Running Young take their music to an abandoned mill for their video to "Did You See".


Still Built to Spill: An Interview with Doug Martsch

Doug Martsch and Built to Spill march on. Despite a core lineup shift, they never plan to slow down.


The Charlatans: Modern Nature

A survivor band if ever there was one, the Charlatans have drawn on personal tragedy to produce one of the stand-out albums of their long career.


Rocky Votolato: Hospital Handshakes

Hospital Handshakes is a milestone in Rocky Votolato’s career and one that would do well to serve as a springboard for all his efforts going forward.


Wednesday, April 22 2015

Speedy Ortiz’s Sadie Dupuis Talks Self-Acceptance, Feminism, and Inclusivity in Rock Music

Sadie Dupuis of Speedy Ortiz talks with PopMatters about a growing progressive movement in rock music, her new record, and more.


Built to Spill: Untethered Moon (Reviews) [21.Apr.15]
Speedy Ortiz: Foil Deer (Reviews) [20.Apr.15]
The Damnwells: The Damnwells (Reviews) [16.Apr.15]
The Fictional Life of the Wombats (Features) [14.Apr.15]
Calexico: Edge of the Sun (Reviews) [14.Apr.15]
Eels: Royal Albert Hall (Reviews) [13.Apr.15]
Waxahatchee: Ivy Tripp (Reviews) [9.Apr.15]
Death Cab for Cutie: Kintsugi (Reviews) [31.Mar.15]
Happyness: Weird Little Birthday (Reviews) [23.Mar.15]
South By Southwest Music Festival 2015: Wednesday (Notes from the Road) [19.Mar.15]
The Best Indie Rock of 2014 (Features) [2.Dec.14]
2:54: The Other I (Reviews) [12.Nov.14]
Close Talker: Flux (Reviews) [11.Nov.14]
Cold War Kids: Hold My Home (Reviews) [5.Nov.14]
Absolutely Free: Absolutely Free. (Reviews) [31.Oct.14]
Julien Sagot: Valse 333 (Capsule Reviews) [30.Oct.14]
Titanics: Deeper (Capsule Reviews) [30.Oct.14]
Medicine: Home Everywhere (Reviews) [30.Oct.14]
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