SPORTS has shared “The Washing Machine,” the second single from their sophomore album, All of Something (October 30, 2015, Father/Daughter Records). Read an interview with SPORTS frontwoman Carmen Perry on Rookie Magazine. SPORTS is a 4-5 piece basement rock band, started in 2012 at Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio. The band’s original line-up consisted of Carmen Perry on vocals and guitar, … More »
Stolen Jars is the indie music project of Cody Fitzgerald and Molly Grund. Inspired by acts as diverse as Sufjan Stevens, Elvis Costello, and Dirty Projectors, the music is a vibrant mixture of looping intricate guitar lines and floating melodies all brought to life by a live band featuring Elena Juliano, Connor McGuigan, Matt Marsico and Tristan Rodman. Fitzgerald and … More »
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania’s Dogs on Acid have released “Make It Easy” from their self-titled debut LP via BrooklynVegan, who compared the band to the 90s’ Merge sound. Dogs on Acid will be released on Jade Tree on August 28 and is now available for pre-order from the label.
Iron Pier has partnered with Wild Moth to host the band’s entire back catalog on Bandcamp, available for free download for two weeks. We’re very excited about Wild Moth’s upcoming LP on Iron Pier and want everyone to hear the great music the band has been putting out for the past couple years. Their back catalog includes their previous full length released on Asian Man Records, Over, … More »
Seattle, Washington punk band Wimps recently joined the Kill Rock Stars family and will be releasing their Super Me EP on August 7 on cassette and MP3. Wimps previous releases, Repeat, Party at the Wrong Time, and Couches, in addition to their highly entertaining live show, have made them a favorite in the NW DIY circuit for the past few … More »
HBO Def Jam poet, author, educator, emcee and award-winning playwright Idris Goodwin releases new video for “Get Over It (Live)” featuring singer Alex Farr. The song is from Goodwin’s latest album Rhyming While Black. Visit www.idrisgoodwin.bandcamp.com to cop the album.
Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas are excited to share the video for new song “Don’t Take My Man To Idaho” right before their Lollapalooza and Osheaga performances this coming weekend. Fun fact … “Don’t Take My Man To Idaho” is based on personal true story and is now set to a visually entertaining video that you can watch here https://youtu.be/XLw_YC6I0Ow … More »
Brooklyn’s LVL UP are quite an ambitious band. In only a few short years, they have released two critically acclaimed LPs, as well as a number of singles and splits with other indie darlings such as Porches, Ovlov and Radiator Hospital. Three Songs, the band’s new EP that will be their first on Run For Cover Records, is a quick … More »
The New Old-Fashioned is a rock and roll and alt-country band from Dayton, Ohio. Led by vocalist and songwriter David Payne, the voices and instruments of Kent Montgomery (guitar), Tom Blackbern (bass) and Matt Oliver (drums) are very present in the New Old-Fashioned’s signature sound: big, choral vocal harmonies atop a thick Americana backdrop. Recently the band released their latest, … More »
Eighties icons Tears for Fears, who are celebrating the 30th anniversary of their classic Songs from the Big Chair, continue to tour and have added a few shows. Sep 19 Vina Robles Amphitheatre Paso Robles, CA Sep 24 Freedom Hill Amphitheatre Sterling Heights, MI Sep 25 Casino Rama Rama, Canada Sep 26 Casino Rama Rama, Canada Sep 28 The Capitol … More »