With every new album, Steve Mason steps further from the enormous shadow cast by the critically lauded Beta Band. Now with his new album About the Light releasing on Friday, Mason talks about his career, newfound contentment, and his thrilling new record.
The new year is off to an auspicious start for the High Strung and one of their novelist singers. Quiet Riots, the band's eighth studio album, is on the cusp of release, prefaced by a DIY video for energetic lead single "If You Wanna Roll"
In this edition, we have the talents of London-based producer Swindle, the slow-burning new song from Team Picture, minimalist electropop from Sasha, bruising post-hardcore from I Cried Wolf, and a little Christmas ditty from Dirty Nice.