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It’s a rare rock/alternative group that separates itself from the run-of-the-mill bands with a band member on piano and other keyboards. Lydia is on its way, with singer/keyboardist Mindy White. But there is much more to this Gilbert, Arizona...
Nightmare of You sets the tone with “I Was Never A Normal Boy” tune from its Bang CD (2007 The Bevonshire). The lyrics of this song are interesting, though they don’t quite stretch to the vision that the title promises. Close. (This veteran listener would encourage them to keep up the good work.) The title [...]
It’s a rare rock/alternative group that separates itself from the run-of-the-mill bands with a band member on piano and other keyboards. Lydia is on its way, with singer/keyboardist Mindy White. But there is much more to this Gilbert, Arizona group. In addition to White, the group is composed of Leighton Antelman (vocals/guitar), Steve McGraw (guitar), [...]
This weekend the second annual First City Festival in Monterey will kick off at the Monterey Fairgrounds, the location of what is largely considered the first major rock music festival in the U.S. – 1967′s Monterey Pop Festival....
Marsan is a solo project of 21-year-old Chicago musician, Jeremy Marsan, who is currently in the band Acker, and was previously a member of Shy Guy Says. In 2012, Marsan kicked-off a side solo project as a way mainly to channel his “interest in replicating the textures and grooves” with the use of “live instruments” [...] Read more, get songs or stream the entire mix on Indie Rock Cafe
This guide was written by Anne Jacqueline, music manager of singer Yasmine Modestine. A short while ago, Youtube implemented a new design called ‘One Channel’. You can see an example of this design in action on Yasmine’s Youtube page. The ideas behind this is a much simpler channel design that also works well across many […]
It was a shiny day in London, and I was having a coffee with a fellow musician. I realized that the biggest part of the conversation was his ranting about the ‘bad situation in independent local music scene’. “There’s so much knowledge out there, I don’t disagree with you, but it’s scattered all around the […]
The tranquil, acoustic-driven stylings of Nick Raven’s new track, “Strange Days”, shows the singer-songwriter’s stylistic diversity in full stride; his previous effort, the excellent “Nineteen Fifty Three”, had...
The Warming House by Nehedar Fans of powerful female singer-songwriters like Fiona Apple and St. Vincent are likely to enjoy NYC-based artist Nehedar, who produces a sound deriving from intense pop, rock, and folk. Although that mixture of genres could output practically anything, fans of Nehedar point to her darkly invigorating lyrical content and experimental blend of styles […] The post Nehedar – “Don’t Look” appeared first on .
New track from synth-pop guru Teeel delivers dance floor ready grooves, dark washes of synthesized brooding, and pop hook after pop hook. Think equal parts Chromeo style playfulness, Tom Tom Club rubbery bass, and a repetitive synth line that harkens to filter-based Frech house music. The track is featured on the album Hydrostatic via Mush Records.
Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon teamed up with MC Astronautalis and Scarey Music to release an experimental nine-track rap album titled De Oro under the moniker Jason Feathers. The album is set for official release this fall but you can stream the entire album now on Pitchforkmedia: CLICK TO STREAM ALBUM - JASON FEATHERS : DE ORO De Oro track list: 1. “Leave Your […]