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April 2014

Kaiser Chiefs - “Bows & Arrows” (live video) (Premiere)

Britrock's Kaiser Chiefs returned this year with a new record and just recently they stopped by Guitar Center to record some live performances of their new songs.


Carly Ritter - “It Don’t Come Easy” (video) (Premiere) + Tour Dates

Tex Ritter's granddaughter Carly Ritter emerges as a promising young Americana artist with her self-titled debut from Vanguard Records.


Pigeon John - ‘Encino Man’ (album stream) (Premiere)

Los Angeles backpack rapper Pigeon John returns with his sixth studio album next Tuesday, but we have the goods for you today.


Spring 2014 New Music Playlist

Seventeen new songs with notes to welcome spring at last.


Handsome Ghost - “Blood Stutter” (stream) (Premiere)

Tim Noyes, a.k.a. Handsome Ghost, ditches the indie folk of his earlier years and springs forward with a fresh take on poptronica via Color Study.


The Safes - ‘Record Heat’ (album stream) (Premiere)

Chicago's the Safes smoke on their new record of classic power pop rockers with a bit of punk sneer and AM radio melodic harmonies.


Pixies’ ‘Doolittle’ Turns 25

Here they are -- my ten favorite individual moments of music on Doolittle.


Stand Up and Say No - “Can You Feel” (video) (Premiere)

Ottawa’s Stand Up and Say No is headed up by Andre Nault, the rare musician who manages to remain as devoted to making music as he is about raising his family.


Robby Hecht - “Soon I Was Sleeping” (video)

Frankenstein drunk dials his Bride in new video.


Shirin - “Take a Bullet” (audio) (Premiere)

British singer Shirin brings glampop back front and center, but she can rock too and sounds like the next in the line of great UK dancepop divas.


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