New Music from Zella Day

Posted on Oct 30, 2014
New Music from Zella Day

Thank you to all of the stations that have helped Zella Day stay on the CMJ Top 200 chart for a 4th straight week. After performing at CMJ this past week, her new self-titled EP climbed up over 20 spots on the CMJ Top 200! Her CMJ performance at Santo’s Party House recieved stellar reviews; Melismatic was […]

PremierGuitar Gets In-depth with Blake Mills

Posted on Oct 30, 2014
PremierGuitar Gets In-depth with Blake Mills

Due to his skillful musicianship and drive, Blake Mills‘ solo career is now taking off. His newest album Heigh Ho has charted for the past 3 weeks at CMJ. PremierGuitar published a feature introducing him as “one of L.A.’s most inventive and versatile backing guitarists.” The article goes in-depth explaining Mills‘ technical attributes, saying he is […]

The Barr Brothers Perform Live on CBS This Morning Saturday – New All-time Peak at CMJ

Posted on Oct 30, 2014
The Barr Brothers Perform Live on CBS This Morning Saturday – New All-time Peak at CMJ

Before heading out on their European tour, The Barr Brothers played an intimate performance of “Even the Darkness Has Arms” for CBS This Morning Saturday. The set showcases harpist Sarah Page on guitar with brothers Barr, huddled around a microphone, calling to mind the Greenwich Village folk of the ’60s. Watch the performance here. You can […]

Also At Radio

Posted on Oct 30, 2014
Also At Radio

Dot Hacker – How’s Your Process? (ORG Music) Sam Amidon – Lily-O (Nonesuch) Nicholas Krgovich – On Sunset (NK World Service) The Jigsaw Seen – Old Man Reverb (Vibro-phonic) Geneviève Bellemare – Live and Die EP (Verve)

New Music from Steve Reich – Digital Servicing Only

Posted on Oct 29, 2014
New Music from Steve Reich – Digital Servicing Only

Nonesuch has released the prolific, Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Steve Reich‘s latest piece Radio Rewrite. The album features three main pieces: Electric Counterpoint (performed by Radiohead‘s Jonny Greenwood), Piano Counterpoint, and Radio Rewrite. The title and prominent piece in the album references two songs from the band Radiohead, but the song is more than a ‘Radiohead rewrite’. […]

Nicholas Krgovich – Noisey Music Video Premiere

Posted on Oct 29, 2014
Nicholas Krgovich – Noisey Music Video Premiere

Noisey Music premiered Vancouver-based songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Nicholas Krgovich’s (pronounced KER-ga-VITCH) music video of “City of Night”. This “catchy as hell” track comes off his debut record On Sunset, which much like his past collaborative work, is “willing to flirt with the weirder and more bizarre sides of pop, yet exud[es] confidence while doing so”.The music […]

Also At Radio

Posted on Oct 29, 2014
Also At Radio

Geneviève Bellemare – Live and Die EP (Verve) Sam Amidon – Lily-O (Nonesuch) Zella Day – Zella Day EP (B3SCI / Pinetop) Dot Hacker – How’s Your Process? (ORG Music) The Jigsaw Seen – Old Man Reverb (Vibro-phonic) Blake Mills – Heigh Ho (Verve) The Barr Brothers – Sleeping Operator (Secret City Records)

James Farm Going for Adds

Posted on Oct 27, 2014
James Farm Going for Adds

“…a model of dazzling proficiency as applied to the articulation of a mood. The stylistic palette attests to the pull of a conscientiously eclectic record collection.” – New York Times Nonesuch Records is set to release James Farm’s sophomore album, City Folk, next week. The album features a new collection of 10 original tunes written […]

Consequnce of Sound Praises The Barr Brothers – Perform on WXPN’s / NPR’s World Cafe

Posted on Oct 27, 2014
Consequnce of Sound Praises The Barr Brothers – Perform on WXPN’s / NPR’s World Cafe

Earlier this month, after a three-year gap, The Barr Brother‘s finally satisfied hungry fans with Sleeping Operator. Expectations were high – and they more than reached. Consequence of Sound is one of many members of the music community delivering praise to the Montreal natives, noting, “The meticulous placement and production make each track feel carefully controlled, […]

Dot Hacker AllMusic Feature

Posted on Oct 27, 2014
Dot Hacker AllMusic Feature

AllMusic recently featured Dot Hacker by streaming the new album, How’s Your Process?, and interviewing front man Josh Klinghoffer. Josh talks about bouncing between two bands – the one he fronts (Dot Hacker) and the one he plays guitar for (Red Hot Chili Peppers). He enjoys the vastly different role he plays in each, and notes that the […]