New Music from Young Empires

Posted on Jul 7, 2015
New Music from Young Empires

Toronto’s Young Empires are offering a three-song preview of a debut album that draws from ageless themes of love, loss, rebirth, and redemption. Combining late-night soul, Technicolor pop, and vibey beats, the trio has crafted a mature departure from the songs included on 2012’s Wake All My Youth EP. Bassist Jake Palahnuk says, “There’s more struggle on this […]

Zella Day Shows Pandora Around, Makes Naked Noise – Top 40 at CMJ!

Posted on Jul 7, 2015
Zella Day Shows Pandora Around, Makes Naked Noise – Top 40 at CMJ!

Zella Day‘s intimate approach to songwriting can lead listeners of her new album Kicker to feel like they know her very well, yet nothing compares to the intimacy of actually hanging out with her! That’s what Pandora did for a recent interview with Day, meeting the singer-songwriter at home she shares with housemate and musical […]

Alpine is Reviewed on Press Play, Premieres Song with Stereogum – Jumps to #56 at CMJ

Posted on Jul 7, 2015
Alpine is Reviewed on Press Play, Premieres Song with Stereogum – Jumps to #56 at CMJ

Press Play loves Alpine’s new album Yuck, giving it four out of five stars for being “so damn pleasurable.” In the brief review, available here, the site praises the vocal interplay between co-singers Phoebe Baker and Lou James and declares that the band exists “on the more fun end of the indie-pop scale.” “Yuck,” says […]

Also At Radio

Posted on Jul 7, 2015
Also At Radio

Sam Cohen – Cool It (Easy Sound Recording Company) Jeremy and the Harlequins – American Dreamer (Harlequins LLC) POWERS – “Beat Of My Drum” & “Loved By You” [digital single] (B3SCI) Elohim – “She Talks Too Much” [digital single] (B3SCI) Fool’s Gold – Flying Lessons (ORG Music) Lael Neale – “Born in the Summer” [digital […]

Lael Neale Goes for Adds with “Born in the Summer” [single] – Digital Servicing Only

Posted on Jul 6, 2015
Lael Neale Goes for Adds with “Born in the Summer” [single] – Digital Servicing Only

Raised in the pastoral hills of Virginia, Lael Neale takes musical inspiration both from the solitude of idyllic pastures and the energy of Los Angeles, where she currently resides. On her upcoming debut album, Neale navigates through her own winding search for essence and meaning, detailing experiences that we all can recognize in our own lives. […]

Alpine Debuts Video with Stereogum, Shares Bonus Track in NYLON interview – Going for New CMJ Peak

Posted on Jul 6, 2015
Alpine Debuts Video with Stereogum, Shares Bonus Track in NYLON interview – Going for New CMJ Peak

Stereogum has the new video for “Damn Baby,” the third single from Alpine‘s new album Yuck. But while the previous singles, “Foolish” and “Come On,” have been soothing and smooth, the site calls “Damn Baby” “a loud and brassy feel-good song… full of upbeat pop sensibilities.” See the minimalist black-and-white video, which features the Australian […]

CHAPPO, Praised by New Noise Magazine, Tours the Western US

Posted on Jul 6, 2015
CHAPPO, Praised by New Noise Magazine, Tours the Western US

New Noise Magazine reviewed CHAPPO‘s album Future Former Self and described it as, “Abstract and yet easy to digest.” Author Shrum praises the band for its eclectic style, which seamlessly mixes a variety of genres with glee. Though the album is “bizarre,” he writes, there’s also “something for everyone to love” on an LP that is “enjoyable, […]

Fool’s Gold Sound Dessert Interview

Posted on Jul 6, 2015
Fool’s Gold Sound Dessert Interview

Los Angeles-based world-dance-pop act Fool’s Gold recently sat down with Sound Dessert to talk about their colorful and energetic summer album, “Flying Lessons.” The band talked about the inspiration behind their new album, falling in love at the Catacombs while touring, and their favorite Pantone color. Fool’s Gold also told the story behind the incredible […]

Also At Radio

Posted on Jul 6, 2015
Also At Radio

Jeremy and the Harlequins – American Dreamer (Harlequins LLC) Zella Day – Kicker (Pinetop/Hollywood) Sam Cohen – Cool It (Easy Sound Recording Company) POWERS – “Beat Of My Drum” & “Loved By You” [digital single] (B3SCI)

New Music From Lael Neale – Digital Servicing Only

Posted on Jul 1, 2015
New Music From Lael Neale – Digital Servicing Only

Lael Neale is set to release her debut album, I’ll Be Your Man, on July 10th. Raised in the pastoral hills of Virginia, Neale takes musical inspiration both from the solitude of idyllic pastures and the energy of Los Angeles, where she currently resides. A songwriter who wrote everything on her debut, Neale navigates through her own […]