New Music from DTCV

Posted on Apr 1, 2015
New Music from DTCV

Vivarock and Fiat Lux‘s DCTV is releasing their newest album, UPTIME! Now in their 3rd year, DTCV have released 2 studio albums (on Burger & Xemu, respectively) and a compilation of EPs / singles. DTCV are following up that comp with a brand new studio album, UPTIME! DTCV have been compared to Stereolab, Sonic Youth, Mission […]

Vetiver Debuts at CMJ – Paste Magazine Interview

Posted on Apr 1, 2015
Vetiver Debuts at CMJ – Paste Magazine Interview

Paste Magazine recently wrote a feature interviewing the main musician behind Vetiver, Andy Cabic, about the new album, Complete Strangers. The interview touches up Cabic‘s musical journey as a songwriter leading up to his 6th LP. Although Cabic does not directly talk about his album, his appraoch to it reveals a lot about what is behind […]

Stereogum Deems The Staves is “Essential Listening” – Looking for Debuts

Posted on Apr 1, 2015
Stereogum Deems The Staves  is “Essential Listening” – Looking for Debuts

Stereogum reviewed The Staves‘ second full-length album, If I Was, and declared that the “entire record is essential listening.” The album was produced by Justin Vernon of Bon Iver and delivers a folky and soulful sound. The songs sing passionately of struggle but do not cease to give a sense of power derived from it. The […]

Kate Pierson Interviews w/ Newstalk & NY Post

Posted on Apr 1, 2015
Kate Pierson Interviews w/ Newstalk & NY Post

The solo album by Kate Pierson is still spinning at CMJ, charting for the 6th week in a row! The roots of her solo project first started a decade ago, but a surprise hit in Japan from her band NiNa and the recording of The B-52s 2008 album, Funplex, put it on the backburner. Pierson […]

Also At Radio

Posted on Apr 1, 2015
Also At Radio

Buxton – Half A Native (New West) Young Buffalo – House (Votiv) Tigran Hamasyan – Mockroot (Nonesuch) CHAPPO – Celebrate EP (Votiv) Bonson Berner – Reflection (Forty Below Records) Built to Spill – “Never Be The Same” / “Living Zoo” [digital single] (Warner Bros.)

The Staves Going for Adds

Posted on Mar 30, 2015
The Staves Going for Adds

The Staves are a folk rock trio of sisters from England. After a critically acclaimed debut album in 2012, The Staves spent most of the past three years on the road, opening for such acts as The Civil Wars, Mumford & Sons, and Bon Iver. During the Bon Iver dates, the sisters formed a bond […]

Bonson Berner Featured on Review Fix and WVAU – Looking for Debuts

Posted on Mar 30, 2015
Bonson Berner Featured on Review Fix and WVAU – Looking for Debuts

Pato Aloi of Bonson Berner sat down with music and media review site Review Fix to chat about their latest album Reflection. Aloi talks about musical influences such as LCD Soundsystem and welcomes a comparison to The National. Aloi also reveals that Reflection came together in just a week in what must have been a whirlwind of […]

Tigran Hamasyan – NPR: A “Musician to Tell Your Friends About in 2015″

Posted on Mar 30, 2015
Tigran Hamasyan – NPR: A “Musician to Tell Your Friends About in 2015″

NPR has just featured a list of musicians that they expect to make a big impact in 2015. This list of artists, which NPR believes has the propensity to “find an enthusiastic audience in 2015″, includes Armenian-American jazz pianist and composer Tigran Hamasyan. Hamasyan‘s Nonesuch debut, Mockroot, is a wild mashup up of jazz and […]

Fool’s Gold Interview Magazine Music Video Premiere

Posted on Mar 30, 2015
Fool’s Gold Interview Magazine Music Video Premiere

Interview Magazine has the exclusive music video premiere for the track “I’m In Love”, the debut single off of Fool’s Gold‘s upcoming album Flying Lessons. The video is an intricate piece of stop motion composed by New York-based director Sally Tran. Many of the cutouts from the video are actually caricatured sketches that the band […]

Also At Radio

Posted on Mar 30, 2015
Also At Radio

Young Buffalo – House (Votiv) Vetiver – Complete Strangers (Easy Sound Recording Company) Kate Pierson – Guitars and Microphones (Lazy Meadow / Kobalt) CHAPPO – Celebrate EP (Votiv) Buxton – Half A Native (New West)