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by Adrien Begrand

13 Nov 2015


Los Angeles singer-songwriter Danielle Birrittella, otherwise known as Dia, will soon be releasing her new EP with trendy LA indie label Manimal, but in the meantime she’s put together a gorgeous video for the track “Covered in Light”. And as you’ll hear, the track is reminiscent of everything from Beach House, to Slowdive, to Julee Cruise.

by Adrien Begrand

13 Nov 2015


London singer-songwriter Sam Gillbanks, who performs under the name Gillbanks, is set to release his new EP Lend Me Your Skin on 27 November, and as you can hear on the new video for the track “Nerve”, he achieves an hypnotic blend of dreamy, bombastic Britpop and downcast grunge.

by Adrien Begrand

13 Nov 2015


San Francisco musicians Caleb Pate and Nephi Evans have been weaving electronic and psychedelic rock as Seventeen Evergreen for more than a decade now, and their new EP Epiphanie Solaire came out this past September. They’ve just put together a dazzlingly retro video for the cover of Captain Beefheart’s “Observatory Crest”, which you can see below.

by Adrien Begrand

13 Nov 2015


Bristol native Chi is set to release her new EP Burns Bridges on 13 November, and as you can hear in the special live session performance of “Antidote” below, she creates a sublime blend of orchestral pop and R&B.

by Maria Schurr

12 Nov 2015


Photo: Walter Wlodarczyk

Parlor Walls is a “trash jazz” trio comprising of Alyse Lamb of post-punk outfit EULA, avant—saxophonist Kate Mohanty, and multi-instrumentalist Chris Mulligan, Lamb’s partner in the multi-media art collective Famous Swords. We were fortunate enough to have Parlor Walls open our CMJ showcase with a totally transformational performance. The dexterity of each member, from Mulligan’s multi-tasking drumming and keyboard tapping to Mohanty’s beautifully interwoven sax playing, as well as Lamb’s full throttle command of the stage, made for as memorable a CMJ performance as any given by better known acts on the festival’s roster.

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