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December 2013

Through the Sparks - “Rome” (stream) (Premiere)

On “Rome”, Birmingham, Alabama's Through the Sparks conjures up a mighty indie-rock groove, something with the swagger of Spoon when it's strutting its stuff


Speedy Ortiz- “Everything’s Bigger” (stream)

Major Arcana, the excellent 2013 LP from Northampton, MA's Speedy Ortiz, succeeded as much because of its lyrics as it did its deft take on guitar-driven rock.


EMA - “Satellites” (stream)

EMA, aka Erika M. Anderson, formerly half of Gowns with Ezra Buchla, released her excellent, heart-smashing debut, Past Life Martyred Saints, in 2011 and then faded from view.


Superhuman Happiness - “Second Heart” (video) (Premiere)

The captivating visuals for Superhuman Happiness' "Second Heart" video convey the group's rich, layered sound.


New Music from Swervedriver to be Released Immediately

Humble PopMatters Readers, we are interrupting the internet's End-of-2013-Yeezus-Coverage for an important announcement: Swervedriver will be releasing their first new material in over 15 years.


Dumpstaphunk - “Dancin to the Truth” (video)

New Orleans' funk ensemble Dumpstaphunk drops a new video for "Dancin to the Truth", a tune from their July 2013 release, Dirty Word.


SPONSOR: Palladium Boots Enlists Buzz Artist Major Lazer for New Video

Palladium Boots gets funky with Major Lazer and Ms. Dynamite.


New Bums feat. Ben Chasny and Donovan Quinn - “Black Bough” (stream)

Veterans of the loose folk, psychedelia and free music revival style that's in years past been dubbed "New Weird America", Ben Chasny (Six Organs of Admittance, Comets on Fire) and Donovan Quinn (Skygreen Leopards) joined musical forces as New Bums.


Wizard Of - “Skeleton I” (stream)

Wizard Of is Toronto-based producer Bob McCully, also of the on-hiatus Women in Tragedy, who turns out varied, experimental beat work that draws influence from hip-hop and UK electronic music.


PT Walkley - “Sirens” (stream) (Premiere)

New York's PT Walkley offers up an album of pure pop heaven... with horns.


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