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Wednesday, April 2 2014

‘Suspician Nation’ Brings a TV Pundit’s Sensibility to the Zimmerman-Martin Case

Despite Suspicion Nation’s glib and talky writing style, Lisa Bloom's analysis of the Zimmerman prosecution’s many missteps is a compelling one.


Tuesday, April 1 2014

Challenger - “How Terrorism Brought Us Back Together” (Premiere)

New York's Challenger shares a new song of poptronica goodness. The band's crisp, melodic synths and hook-filled choruses invoke a millennial, Yankee version of OMD.


Careful - “The World Doesn’t End (Part II)” (stream) (Premiere)

Careful's "The World Doesn't End (Part II)" masquerades as a lo-fi pop tune before it fully emerges as a haunting chamber pop piece.


‘Kinder Than Solitude’ Deals with a Poisoned Past in China

This is an inquiry into how the past scars us, shaping present and future, and some deeds, once committed, can never be undone.


Monday, March 31 2014

Tapioca and the Flea - “Take It Slow” (Red Bull Sound Select 7”) (stream) (Premiere)

Don't let the title fool you: Tapioca and the Flea's "Take It Slow" is a brisk, catchy dance-pop number.


Like Swimming - “Let Go” (video) (Premiere)

The delicate, gossamer arrangement of Like Swimming's "Let Go" floats along like puffy white clouds on a warm summer day.


Friday, March 28 2014

Adanowsky - ‘ADA’ (album stream) (Premiere)

Adanowsky's world is a brightly "Technicolored" one, full of upbeat '80s style synth pop meets '10s dancefloors. ADA is the artist's new album releasing April 1st via Everloving.


Hans Chew - ‘Life & Love’ (album stream) (Premiere)

New York by way of Tennessee rocker Hans Chew follows up his critically acclaimed debut Tennessee & Other Stories, with the Dixie-fried rock 'n' roll awesomeness of Life & Love releasing April 1st via At the Helm.


ETERNAL LIPS - “Voice” (video) (Premiere)

Brooklyn's ETERNAL LIPS (aka Grey Gersten) teams with TV on the Radio's Kyp Malone for a live performance of "Voice" from ETERNAL LIPS' new self-titled EP.


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