Blake Mills Going for Adds

Posted on Jul 28, 2014
Blake Mills Going for Adds

Blake Mills is getting ready to release his newest solo album, Heigh Ho, in September. After his previous band Simon Dawes disbanded, and two members went on to form Dawes, Mills began touring as a guitarist for Jenny Lewis while collaborating as a session musician with artists such as Conor Oberst, Danger Mouse, Lana Del Rey, […]

Rodrigo Amarante – KCRW Morning Becomes Eclectic

Posted on Jul 28, 2014
Rodrigo Amarante – KCRW Morning Becomes Eclectic

With a raspy yet comforting voice that sounds perfect in every language, it is nearly impossible to avoid being charmed by Brazil-native Rodrigo Amarante. Just a couple weeks ago, Amarante performed on KCRW’s Morning Becomes Eclectic, playing songs off his solo debut, Cavalo. Amarante’s slower, more pensive tracks, such as “Nada Em Vao” and “Tardei” […]

Kate Tucker & Sons of Sweden – “Blue Hotel” Music Video

Posted on Jul 28, 2014
Kate Tucker & Sons of Sweden – “Blue Hotel” Music Video

Nashville’s Kate Tucker & Sons of Sweden premiered a new music video for the song “Blue Hotel” the other day on Esquire. The video portrays the lives of people going through heartbreak and facing hardship. The song is reminiscent of some of the female fronted bands of the mid-90s. Give Kate Tucker & Sons of Sweden some love […]

Also At Radio

Posted on Jul 28, 2014
Also At Radio

The Donkeys – Ride the Black Wave (Easy Sound Recording Company) Fishing – Shy Glow (Create Control) David Gray – Mutineers (iht Records) Kan Wakan – Moving On (Verve)

New Music from Blake Mills – Digital Servicing Only

Posted on Jul 22, 2014
New Music from Blake Mills – Digital Servicing Only

Blake Mills is getting ready to release his newest solo album, Heigh Ho, in September. After his previous band Simon Dawes disbanded, and two members went on to form Dawes, Mills began touring as a guitarist for Jenny Lewis while collaborating as a session musician with artists such as Conor Oberst, The Avett Brothers, Weezer, and Haim.  In preparation for the release […]

David Gray – American Songwriter Feature – “Beautiful Agony” Music Video

Posted on Jul 22, 2014
David Gray – American Songwriter Feature – “Beautiful Agony” Music Video

American Songwriter recently did a feature on David Gray’s latest album, Mutineers. The article examines various tracks off this album, calling the release a “return” for Gray. Gray mentions having adopted a reverse-songwriting style for various tracks on this album, such as “Gulls”, where he created an idea, and built the music around it. The newly released and entrancing […]

Kate Tucker And The Sons Of Sweden Tour

Posted on Jul 22, 2014
Kate Tucker And The Sons Of Sweden Tour

Kate Tucker and the Sons of Sweden are getting ready to embark on their 2014 Summer Tour in support of their latest album The Shape The Color The Feel. The Eargazm has this to say about the album: “Kate and her quartet have a gorgeous sound, characterized by ethereal vocals shrouded in twinkling keys, a pulsing rhythm and […]

Also At Radio

Posted on Jul 22, 2014
Also At Radio

Kan Wakan – Moving On (Verve) The Black Keys – Turn Blue (Nonesuch) The Donkeys – Ride the Black Wave (Easy Sound Recording Company) Tom The Lion – Sleep (Verve) Rodrigo Amarante – Cavalo (Easy Sound Recording Company)

The Donkeys “Scissor Me Cigs” Video Premiere

Posted on Jul 21, 2014
The Donkeys “Scissor Me Cigs” Video Premiere

The Donkeys latest video, “Scissor Me Cigs,” features the band meeting up in different spots around San Diego as bandmate Anthony Lukens goes from “country bumpkin” to local San Diegan. Viewers can watch the laidback clip below and read the full feature over on Paste Magazine here. Ride The Black Wave has held steady at […]

Fishing – Impose Magazine Feature – New Peak at CMJ

Posted on Jul 21, 2014
Fishing – Impose Magazine Feature – New Peak at CMJ

Fishing has just released their new album Shy Glow! Impose praises the group’s effort by saying, “If there’s one lasting impression Australian duo Fishing like to leave you with when spinning their recently released Shy Glow record, it’s relaxation, particularly the brand associated with hammocks strung between palm trees, tropical beverages with exotic fruit garnishes, and lots of tanning […]