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Wednesday, April 23 2014

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

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.


Tuesday, April 22 2014

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.


Monday, April 21 2014

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.


Friday, April 18 2014

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.


Thursday, April 17 2014

Meshell Ndegeocello - “Conviction” (audio)

Meshell Ndegeocello's newest track from her forthcoming album Comet, Come to Me is one of the best she's delivered since she jumped ship from Madonna's Maverick label.


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