New Music from Tobias the Owl – Get It Here

Posted on Jul 30, 2015
New Music from Tobias the Owl – Get It Here

Elijah Dhawan, the Toronto-born singer-songwriter who performs as Tobias the Owl with a multiregional cast of musical collaborators, is no stranger to the road. Dhawan has spent years traveling – sometimes on foot – throughout North America, gathering a diverse set of influences from Texas roots and folk traditions, deep Southern bluegrass, Canadian indie rock, […]

Aqueduct’s Wild Knights is City Arts’ “Album of the Month,” Debuts in the CMJ Top 100

Posted on Jul 30, 2015
Aqueduct’s Wild Knights is City Arts’ “Album of the Month,” Debuts in the CMJ Top 100

Seattle’s City Arts selected Aqueduct‘s Wild Knights as its “Album of the Month” for July, writing that “the songs are great and the record is magnetic.” Reviewer Jonathan Zwickel has a long history with the band, having interviewed mastermind David Terry years ago during the beginning of his music journalism career. On Wild Knights, he says, “Terry […]

Jeremy and the Harlequins are Interviewed by Groundsounds, Moving Up at CMJ

Posted on Jul 30, 2015
Jeremy and the Harlequins are Interviewed by Groundsounds, Moving Up at CMJ

Groundsounds has an interview, here, with Jeremy and the Harlequins bandleader Jeremy Fury. Read it to learn about how the band came together to record debut LP American Dreamer, a stunning collection of vintage-sounding rock ‘n’ roll that recalls Elvis, Buddy Holly, and Roy Orbison while giving them a dark and modern twist. Fury explained his love […]

Also At Radio

Posted on Jul 30, 2015
Also At Radio

Alpine – Yuck (Votiv) The Bird and the Bee – Recreational Love (Rostrum Records) Lael Neale – I'll Be Your Man (Liberal Arts) Young Empires – The Gates Sampler EP (Votiv) Fever the Ghost – “Vervain (Dreams of an Old Wooden Cage)" [digital single] (Complicated Game) POWERS – "Beat Of My Drum" & “Loved By […]

New Music from Lianne La Havas

Posted on Jul 29, 2015
New Music from Lianne La Havas

Lianne La Havas, the English singer / songwriter / guitarist who’s Mercury Prize-nominated debut Is Your Love Big Enough? was named Album of the Year in 2012 by iTunes UK, has returned with sophomore album Blood. Inspired by a trip with her mother to visit their ancestral homeland of Jamaica, La Havas has pushed the boundaries of her sound […]

Lael Neale is Interviewed by Myspace, Reviewed by Just Music I Like, and is Going for Debuts at CMJ

Posted on Jul 29, 2015
Lael Neale is Interviewed by Myspace, Reviewed by Just Music I Like, and is Going for Debuts at CMJ

Myspace recently did an Artist of the Day feature on Lael Neale, the Virginia born singer-songwriter whose country-inflected debut album I’ll Be Your Man got started at radio last week with top 5 adds from CFUV, KDUR, WDWN, WNSU, WRMC and the like. Neale, whose voice and presentation is reminiscent of classic songstresses like Nico and Dusty […]

Zella Day is Reviewed by PPCorn, Announces Tour Dates

Posted on Jul 29, 2015
Zella Day is Reviewed by PPCorn, Announces Tour Dates

PPCorn‘s Marissa Fitzgerald is enamored with Zella Day‘s Kicker. Opening her 4.6/5 star review of the album, the writer says Kicker is an “incredible album full of unique and fully engaging tracks.” The site gives the album a perfect score for its originality, and Fitzgerald’s review takes readers through the nuts and bolts of the […]

Also At Radio

Posted on Jul 29, 2015
Also At Radio

The Bird and the Bee – Recreational Love (Rostrum Records) Aqueduct – Wild Knights (Aqueduct Music) Alpine – Yuck (Votiv) Jeremy and the Harlequins – American Dreamer (Harlequins LLC) Young Empires – The Gates Sampler EP (Votiv)

New Music from Futurebirds – Digital Servicing Only – Get It Here

Posted on Jul 28, 2015
New Music from Futurebirds – Digital Servicing Only – Get It Here

Futurebirds is a touring band. The Athens, GA-based five-piece was on the road for months while looking for a label to release Baby Yaga in 2013, earning a reputation for playing chaotic live shows with the energy of primal, sweat-filled, cosmic rock revivals. After Fat Possum took notice and brought the band’s blend of country, rock, […]

The Bird and the Bee Hit the Top 10 at CMJ Radio 200, AllMusic Reviews their Album, Singer Inara George Talks to WYEP

Posted on Jul 28, 2015
The Bird and the Bee Hit the Top 10 at  CMJ Radio 200, AllMusic Reviews their Album, Singer Inara George Talks to WYEP

The Bird and the Bee's Recreational Love is surging on the CMJ Radio 200 due to its effervescent sound and solid songcraft. After being the top debut at Radio 200 last week, the record flew to the top of the charts, landing at #9! AllMusic Guide, reviewed the album, giving it it four of five […]