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Rare Monk – “Happy Haunting” Source: Obscure Sound(http://obscuresound.com/

Portland-based rockers Rare Monk go far back on Obscure Sound, with their track “Underground” impressing in 2012 with its stirring string infusions, waves of guitars, and passionate vocals. Presently, they are gearing up to release their...

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Rare Monk – “Happy Haunting” Source: Obscure Sound(http://obscuresound.com/)

Portland-based rockers Rare Monk go far back on Obscure Sound, with their track “Underground” impressing in 2012 with its stirring string infusions, waves of guitars, and passionate vocals. Presently, they are gearing up to release their debut full-length album A Future in the summer of 2017 — featuring 10 brand new songs recorded in Portland […] The post Rare Monk – “Happy Haunting” appeared first on .

Emil Lundbak – “The Lead Song” Source: Obscure Sound(http://obscuresound.com/)

Emil Lundbak is a singer/guitarist/songwriter from Copenhagen, whose new single “The Lead Song” was released yesterday. Emil’s first release since his debut EP Relentless, “The Lead Song” showcases his atmospheric allure, here presenting a spacious soundscape with twangy guitar grooves and gentle rhythmic movements. He aptly describes the genre as “a place between organic rock […] The post Emil Lundbak – “The Lead Song” appeared first on .

The Pulltops – “Poison the Well” Source: Obscure Sound(http://obscuresound.com/)

Many fans of vintage power-pop and album-rock found a comforting, familiar appeal on Milwaukee-based project The Pulltops’s previously featured track “Destination“, which celebrated the band’s 15th anniversary with the re-touching mixed by Daniel Waldmann at Silent Underground Studios. Now, the group has a new EP out by the name of By Accident or Design, available on […] The post The Pulltops – “Poison the Well” appeared first on .

Shoffy – “Motions” Source: Obscure Sound(http://obscuresound.com/)

“Motions” is a just-released track from Shoffy (Alex Shofler), who impressed a few months back with his creative remix of Calvin Harris’ “Slide”. Despite being a cover, that effort showed Shofler’s own melodic and instrumental charm, with original additions including a blues guitar, Wurlitzer, and his own vocals. Suffice to say, anyone who heard that […] The post Shoffy – “Motions” appeared first on .

REIGHNBEAU – “I Want Love” Source: Obscure Sound(http://obscuresound.com/)

Following the stunning track “Hide“, REIGHNBEAU –  the Albuquerque-based visual and sound artist Bryce Hample – provides another peek at his forthcoming Hide EP with the gorgeous “I Want Love”. The track is comprised heavily of longtime collaborator Madeline Johnston’s vocal samples,  continuing the texture-heavy evolution of previous efforts though with extra-impressive vocal layering. Johnston’s vocals serve as a […] The post REIGHNBEAU – “I Want Love” appeared first on .

Midnight Garden – “White Nights” (Psychic TV cover) Source: Obscure Sound(http://obscuresound.com/)

Midnight Garden has impressed previously with “Down” and “Something Blue“, both fine tracks with a synth-tinged grasp of folk and classic-rock. Their recent offering, as they work on the follow-up to last year’s Ruined, is a cover of Psychic TV’s “White Nights”. “We’ve always been fans of Psychic TV and Throbbing Gristle so we thought it’d […] The post Midnight Garden – “White Nights” (Psychic TV cover) appeared first on .

Once Around Saturn – “Fortress of Love” (featuring Amanda Easton) Source: Obscure Sound(http://obscuresound.com/)

Australian synth-pop act Once Around Saturn reminds fondly of ’80s synth-pop, with a fondness for spacey, sharp melodies fondly reminiscent of a female-fronted Yellow Magic Orchestra. The moniker for Sydney-based synth pop solo artist Dan Kelso, Once Around Saturn has been active since 2014, his most recent release being the EP These Promises. “Fortress of […] The post Once Around Saturn – “Fortress of Love” (featuring Amanda Easton) appeared first on .

Sluka – “Number One” Source: Obscure Sound(http://obscuresound.com/)

Colorful Radiation by Sluka We first touched on prolific artist Christopher Sluka last year with his album Introversions, his sound rooted in darkly atmospheric yet hook-y ’80s rock/pop elegance, with a Bowie-like vocal quiver on tracks like “Higher”. The San Diego-based Sluka’s newest album, released on June 1st, is called Colorful Radiation. “Number One” is […] The post Sluka – “Number One” appeared first on .

 

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