New Music from Zella Day

Posted on Sep 18, 2014
New Music from Zella Day

The sound of strumming guitars; the feel of soft, wet clay; the scent of fresh brewed coffee: this was Zella Day’s childhood. Until now, her music has barely entered the public sphere, but Zella’s self-released demos and collaborations caught fire throughout the indie community, and her new, self-titled debut EP overflows with her sultry, hook-doused, […]

A man A plan A canal gets Nominated for 2014 CMJ College Radio Award

Posted on Sep 18, 2014
A man A plan A canal gets Nominated for 2014 CMJ College Radio Award

Thanks for nominating A man A plan A canal’s Erik Felix as Promoter of the Year! We hope to see you at this year’s CMJ Music Marathon where we’ll have artists like Zella Day performing. Earlier this month, Erik spoke to CMJ about his upcoming, CMJ roundtable discussion and the importance of college radio – […]

Also At Radio

Posted on Sep 18, 2014
Also At Radio

EDJ – EDJ (Easy Sound Recording Company) Geneviève Bellemare - Live and Die EP (Verve) Fishing – Shy Glow (Create Control) The Donkeys – Ride the Black Wave (Easy Sound Recording Company) The Barr Brothers – “Half Crazy” [single] (Secret City) David Gray – Mutineers (iht Records)

New Music from Blake Mills

Posted on Sep 17, 2014
New Music from Blake Mills

Blake Mills succinctly summarizes the purpose of his newest album, Heigh Ho, in two lines during the Fiona Apple collaboration “Don’t Tell Our Friends about Me”: “all your enemies and friends, they all tend to judge/while I write songs that help me deal with issues.” Unobscured by contrived metaphors or long-winded poetry, his straightforward lyricism […]

The Barr Brothers – KCRW’s Today’s Top Tune

Posted on Sep 17, 2014
The Barr Brothers – KCRW’s Today’s Top Tune

Last week, KCRW awarded The Barr Brothers the honor of Top Tune for their new single “Even the Darkness Has Arms.” The small feature lauds the Brothers‘ “unique orchestrations,” which create a song simultaneously “meditative and explosive.” Look forward to their new album Sleeping Operator when it adds on 9/30. Until then, hear why KCRW loved “Darkness” […]

Also At Radio

Posted on Sep 17, 2014
Also At Radio

Geneviève Bellemare – Live and Die EP (Verve) The Donkeys – Ride the Black Wave (Easy Sound Recording Company) Fishing – Shy Glow (Create Control) EDJ – EDJ (Easy Sound Recording Company)

New Music from The Jigsaw Seen

Posted on Sep 17, 2014
New Music from The Jigsaw Seen

The Jigsaw Seen have announced their new album Old Man Reverb, set to be released this September. Produced by band members Dennis Davison and Jonathan Lea, Old Man Reverb showcases the band’s increasingly varied sonic palette. Splashes of art-rock, psych, garage and Americana are expanded and deconstructed, making Old Man Reverb an entirely unique listening experience. […]

EDJ Wraps Up First Leg of Tour

Posted on Sep 17, 2014
EDJ Wraps Up First Leg of Tour

Ex-Fruit Bats frontman Eric D. Johnson, AKA EDJ, is wrapping up the current leg of his North American tour with a string of opening sets for Delta Spirit in the US South, followed by shows in Chicago and New York. Denver’s Westword recently interviewed EDJ. In the interview, Johnson discusses the changes in his career and […]

Also At Radio

Posted on Sep 17, 2014
Also At Radio

Fishing – Shy Glow (Create Control) Geneviève Bellemare – Live and Die EP (Verve) The Donkeys – Ride the Black Wave (Easy Sound Recording Company) The Barr Brothers – “Half Crazy” [single] (Secret City) Blake Mills – Heigh Ho Sampler (Verve / Record Collection)

Genevieve Bellemare Going For Adds

Posted on Sep 15, 2014
Genevieve Bellemare Going For Adds

Canada-born Geneviève Bellemare began making a name for herself playing shows in the Pacific Northwest of America. Having primarily grown up with church music, and then being later introduced to 70′s FM artists and jazz, she has crafted her own distinguishable sound. Brandon Lieberman, Music Director at Portland’s KBOO said, “If I could have only called a […]