There is a parallel metaphor of evolution one could use to describe Secret Colours since releasing their sophomore effort Peach in May 2013. Two original members are all that remain of the sometime six-piece band from Chicago, Vocalist/Guitarist Tommy Evans and Drummer Justin Frederick. Within the transformations of relationships, the hardships of being independent, and […]
The Royal Oui are playing shows around the release of their well-received, self-titled debut album. Over the next couple months, the couple will be making multiple jaunts up & down the west coast. The record has charted at CMJ Radio 200 for four weeks in a row, and is looking for a move up! AbsolutePunk said, […]
Vancouver, BC based band Bend Sinister are set to release their sophomore full-length album titled Animals. Recorded with two-time Grammy Nominated producer Joe Marlett (Queens of the Stone Age) at Signature Sound in San Diego, Animals follows their American debut Small Fame. Small Fame enjoyed runs up the CBC Radio 3 Chart (#8), Canada’s Earshot […]
Augustines continue to rise on CMJ’s Top 200 Chart. Their steady climb has landed them at a new all-time high, coming in at #34! The band also received high praise from Huffington Post, who called them “the most thoughtful band in indie rock.” Check out the full feature here, and keep up the support!
Australian duo Falls is Melinda Kirwin and Simon Rudston-Brown. They once found themselves in a relationship, but the couple split before ever thinking about writing music together. The end of their romantic relationship marked the beginning of their musical careers, when they quickly began writing folk tunes and touring with the likes of The Lumineers, Of Monsters and […]
Rodrigo Amarante is a Brazil native who just released his new single titled “Hourglass”. Born in Rio de Janeiro, Amarante had the opportunity to play in bands such as Little Joy and Los Hermanos before joining Devendra Banhart‘s backing band last year for his Mala tour. During that tour, Amarante opened for Banhart, and this year, we will see the release […]
Augustines‘ record continues to find new fans each week as it climbs the radio charts. Though “Cruel City” has been the focus single since its release around their tour with Frightened Rabbit last fall, it’s the track “Weary Eyes” that has picked up spins recently. During the west coast leg of their tour, Augustines sat […]
Blackie and the Rodeo Kings are currently on tour to promote their highly acclaimed 8th studio album, South. Allmusic gives the album 4-stars, saying “the loose, spontaneous feel of these sessions serves the songs especially well, while the minimal accompaniment and hands-off production (by Linden) reinforces the sense that this album doesn’t put up many […]