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  • 'The Songs of Neutral Milk Hotel: A Tribute'
    'The Songs of Neutral Milk Hotel: A Tribute' release date announced
    Over the course of the last several months three independent record labels - Swamp Cabbage, Pocket Cat, and Fringe Sound - teamed up to put together a tribute album of Neutral Milk Hotel covers by various bands and singer/songwriters. The album,...
  • Brothers of Others
    Brothers of Others, the world-class sound of Miami
    I'm, rarely, impressed with new music, these days. Maybe, I'm getting old or, maybe, there's just a lot of 'noise' out there! Everyone's trying to be "an artist" in the era of reality TV, instant fame, weird...
  • Ryan Adams gives fans something good
    Ryan Adams gives fans something good
    On his self-titled new album, Ryan Adams sings "Gimme Something Good" on the lead track, and this (something good) is exactly what he gives his listeners. Adams is a remarkable mimic and, upon first listen, it's striking how many of...
  • Kathy Kosins toasts ‘Ladies Of Cool’
    Finally! Kathy Kosins delivers contemporary shot to West Coast Cool
    Simply put....Kathy Kosins is a singer’s singer. With the backing of a wonderful group....she has taken these songs and transformed them into compelling new musical short stories. From an uptempo swinger to a slow sultry ballad...Kathy&rsquo...
  • Those Mockingbirds release brand new song.
    Those Mockingbirds release new song "Horns & Tails"
    Those Mockingbirds have been quite busy since the release of their debut album Penny the Dreadful, which has seen positive reviews from publications such as Mind Equals Blown, Pop Break, and Decoy Music. The band decided to shake things up a bit...
  • Olly Murs 'Never Been Better' album cover
    Olly Murs announces new single and new album ‘Never Been Better’
    U.K. superstar Olly Murs is back on the music scene with a brand new album and a new single with Travie McCoy. Olly announced the news in a Google Hangout with his fans on Monday (Sept. 29).The “Troublemaker” and “Heart Skips A...
  • Lorde 'Yellow Flicker Beat' art work
    Lorde debuts new single 'Yellow Flicker Beat'
    On Sept. 29New Zealand singer-songwriter Lorde released a new single entitled "Yellow Flicker Beat" on iTunes and Spotify. The song is on "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1"soundtrack and fans can purchase the single...
  • One Direction 'Steal My Girl'
    One Direction premiere new single 'Steal My Girl'
    One Direction have released the first single from their upcoming fourth album, FOUR. The song officially premiered on radio stations across the world on Monday morning (Sept. 29) after being leaked over the weekend. "Steal My Girl" finds...
  • Sondre Lerche's "Please"
    Sondre Lerche's "Please" is a cathartic and catchy take on divorce
    It's a time-honored tradition for musicians to dissect broken relationships on so-called "divorce albums," which range from the melancholy (Joni Mitchell's "Blue") to mean (Dylan's "Blood On The Tracks"...
  • Swelo
    Reddit sensation Swelo continues to challenge genres with ‘Helvetica’
    Electro-synthpop/ethereal-hip hop. This may not have been a musical genre before, but it certainly can be now.Swelo — pronounced “sway-lo,” a homage to his former band, Sweat Lodge Records — is a 24-year-old teacher from...
  • Thom Yorke on tour
    Thom Yorke's sophomore solo album, 'Tomorrow's Modern Boxes'
    Thom Yorke is the voice of the eclectic artist. He is reason among the fickle chaos driving the juggernaut we call the music industry. He has pushed back against the corporate abuse of musicians in many ways. Thom has long been a critic of the...
  • Little Barrie
    Schwindy's indie music spotlight: Little Barrie (Shadow)
    Little Barrie is a band that I have listened to for a few years now. One thing that can be said for certain about this band is that it strives to be a band that is not easily pigeonholed. This is a band that can range from psychedelic to garage...
  • Millsted
    Interview: Millsted talk new album, the importance of social commentary
    Millsted has been rocking the underground music scene of New York for the last 11 years with their raw, politically charged noise-punk. Now, after a short break, the self-proclaimed “Larry David of Hardcore” is back with a new album...
  • Lucinda Williams
    Lucinda Williams announces fall tour
    Three-time Grammy Award-winner Lucinda Williams has announced fall tour dates (see below) in support of her first-ever double studio album, Down Where The Spirit Meets The Bone (out September 30 via Highway 20 Records/Thirty Tigers). Williams will...
  • Peter White
    Peter White: "Smile."
    Guitarist Peter White gears up to release “Smile,” October 7, 2014 on Heads Up/Concord Music Group. “Smile,” is Peter’s fourteenth recording featuring an impressive array of special guests including vocalist Mindi...