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Stone Irr

Video Premiere: "Fine With Me" by Stone Irr

10 December 2019

LA (via Indiana) indie pop singer-songwriter meshes cerebral lyrics with heartfelt emotions on a new CGI video for a brisk and wistful song.

Disturbed Furniture 2

Video Premiere: "Hit or a Miss" by Disturbed Furniture

9 December 2019

Veteran NYC art-rock/punk band Disturbed Furniture have reformed and release a spirited missive accompanied by a vintage footage video.

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7 December 2019

Good news! Big Takeover #85 Fall 2019 issue with Vivian Girls on the cover is out now! Super gifts: Big Takeover Magazine Subscriptions and Back Issues (like the big enchilada, complete set 1980-2019)! Plus six children’s sizes for our T-Shirts (to go with several Men’s and Women’s sizes) in three colors, as well as our Big Takeover Beer Cozies and (signed if you like) Color 30th Anniversary Festival Posters!

The Whiffs

Album Premiere: Another Whiff by The Whiffs

6 December 2019

Power pop punkers The Whiffs whip up a tasty, stirring, and satisfying sonic stew on their debut album out via Dig! Records.

The Room in The Wood 2

NEWS: Alluring New Single 'Charmed' from Liverpool's The Room in The Wood

5 December 2019

Liverpool’s The Room in The Wood stick it to the upper class in new ‘Charmed’ single, out via A Turntable Friend.

Duncan Barlow

Video Premiere: "Le Seul Amour" by Duncan Barlow

5 December 2019

Veteran hardcore musician Duncan Barlow (Endpoint, Guilt, By the Grace of God) returns on an engaging solo outing of guitar-based indie pop.

Jo Beth Young

Video Premiere: "Strangers" by RISE

4 December 2019

Neo-folk singer-songwriter Jo Beth Young, recording as RISE, unveils a contemplative video for an emotionally intense song.

The Membranes and Kitty Lectro

NEWS: The Membanes and Kitty Lectro present collaborative darkwave single

3 December 2019

Postpunk pioneers The Membranes and Kitty Lectro team up for stunning ‘Nocturnal’ EP.

Funkrust

Video Premiere: "Terminus" by Funkrust Brass Band

29 November 2019

NYC-based post-apocalyptic disco/funk/punk 20-strong brass and drums outfit Funkrust Brass Band release a spirited and fun video.

Sunday Morning

Song Premiere: "I'm In Love" by Sunday Morning

28 November 2019

Canadian rock ‘n’ roll/pop band Sunday Morning drop a gritty, vivid, and rousing piano-rock number from their upcoming independent EP.

The Gentle Cycle

Video Premiere: "Ivy" by The Gentle Cycle

27 November 2019

LA-based Mod/psych-pop band The Gentle Cycle, led by Derek See (Rain Parade, The Chocolate Watchband) unveil a vintage-vibe video.

Beat Hotel

Song Premiere: "Feel It" by Beat Hotel

26 November 2019

British indie pop/rock band Beat Hotel, formed from veteran musicians, will release their self-titled mini-LP in late January.

Audra

NEWS: New Album from glam rock-influenced post-punk band Audra

26 November 2019

Arizona-based band Audra, once a fixture on Projekt Records, releases their first album in 10 years that deals with loss and letting go.

Trolley

Song Premiere: "I'll Never Tell" by Trolley

26 November 2019

Milwaukee-based psych-pop/rock band Trolley release a Paisley Underground-esque single as a taster for their upcoming 5th LP.

Winter

Song Premiere: "Nothing More" by Winter

25 November 2019

LA-based indie rock/dream-pop act Winter (AKA Samira Winter) is coming back with an intimate and enchanting EP via Bar None.

Phil Gammage

Video Premiere: "It's All Real Good" by Phil Gammage

25 November 2019

NYC-based veteran roots and blues musician Phil Gammage releases a laid-back, likable video for a matching song off his latest album.

Luke Haines and Peter Buck - album cover

Song Premiere: "Jack Parsons" by Luke Haines & Peter Buck

22 November 2019

Musical luminaries Luke Haines (UK pop-rock band The Auteurs) and Peter Buck (R.E.M.) join forces on a trippy new album due next year.

True

Song Premiere: "Made of Glass" by True

22 November 2019

Swiss future-retro electro-pop duo True return soon with their enticing second album that gives a light sonic touch to heavier topics.

Caramel

Album Premiere: Deluxe Edition by Caramel

21 November 2019

London-based psych-pop band Caramel take the listener on a dreamy, retro (‘50s/‘60s/‘70s), and quirky trip on their debut album.

Novanta

Album Premiere: Some Are Stars EP by Novanta

20 November 2019

Italian shoegaze/dreampop/synthwave band Novanta (led by founder Manfredi Lamartina) release a dreamy and brightly luminescent EP.

Morning Bells

Video Premiere: "Ghost Story" by Morning Bells

19 November 2019

North Carolinian rock band Morning Bells rings in with a vintage-sounding psych-tinged pop-rocker from their upcoming debut EP.

MONO INC.

NEWS: German goth-metal outfit MONO INC. digs into Europe's dark history on new singles

19 November 2019

The music heavyweights will release their 11th studio album, The Book Of Fire, in January 2020 and will tour in support starting in March.

Porcupine

NEWS: New Documentary about rock band Porcupine

19 November 2019

The film is a chronicle of the band recording their 2015 Carrier Wave EP in Chicago with renowned recording engineer Steve Albini.

The City Gates

Video Premiere: "Checkpoint Charlie" by The City Gates

18 November 2019

Canadian post-punk/shoegaze band The City Gates unveil a historically relevant (Berlin Wall-era video for an atmospheric single.

Alex Chilton - My Rival

Song Premiere: "Windows Hotel" by Alex Chilton

15 November 2019

Omnivore Recordings is set to release a collection of previously unissued demos from the renowned Alex Chilton of power pop legends Big Star.

Matthew Paul Butler

Album Premiere: Hymns For The Dying by Matthew Paul Butler

14 November 2019

North Carolina-based singer-songwriter Matthew Paul Butler releases his heartfelt and forthright new album via Epifo Music.

Shadowlands

Song Premiere: "Pining for Time" by Shadowlands

14 November 2019

Post-punk/darkwave band Shadowlands unveils an ethereal and atmospheric track from their upcoming 3rd LP via Icy Cold Records.

Twin Limb

Song Premiere: "White Tongues" by Twin Limb

13 November 2019

Louisville, KY-based atmospheric indie/dream-pop band Twin Limb offer up a restless and rhythmic single from their upcoming LP.

Cabinet of Millionaires

Video Premiere: "Stop The Coup" by Cabinet of Millionaires Vs. Zion Train

12 November 2019

British socio-politically active electronic collective Cabinet of Millionaires reveal a potent anti-Boris Johnson protest song/video.

Dispel

NEWS: Dispel's "Modal Consequence" a Gothic medieval battleground

12 November 2019

Dark electronic collective Dispel unveil their debut single (and accompanying video) which is cut from their forthcoming album Lore.

Bodies On The Beach

Song Premiere: "Snake" by Bodies On The Beach

12 November 2019

Seattle-based indie/psych-rock band Bodies On The Beach (spearheaded by Planes on Paper’s Navid Eliot) release a vibrant rock track.

Lunar Twin 3

Video Premiere: "Electric Lights" by Lunar Twin

11 November 2019

Hypnotic dreamwave duo release a mesmerizing and meditative song and video from their full-length coming out in early 2020.

Sasha Bell

Album Premiere: Love Is Alright by Sasha Bell

9 November 2019

Singer-songwriter Sasha Bell (the Ladybug Transistor, The Essex Green, The Sixth Great Lake) goes solo on an engaging, ’70s-inspired LP.

Little Wings

Song Premiere: "When You Know Love" (reissue) by Little Wings

8 November 2019

1990s lo-fi pop/folk music project Little Wings (led by Kyle Field) reissues their endearing 2002 album Wonderue via Moone Records.

Stuyvesant

Song Premiere: "Dirty Looks" by Stuyvesant

7 November 2019

Steak-and-potatoes rock n’ roll from Jersey’s own power-pop juggernaut

Live Skull

Song Premiere: "Nova Police" by Live Skull

7 November 2019

Iconic NYC, socio-politically relevant noise rock band Live Skull have reformed and will imminently release their first album in over 30 years.

The Adobe Collective 2

Video Premiere: "Blind" by The Adobe Collective

6 November 2019

Joshua Tree-located high desert rock band The Adobe Collective release an engaging narrative video for a track off their upcoming LP.

Chrysta Bell

Video Premiere: "Time Never Dies" by Chrysta Bell

6 November 2019

Renowned enigmatic singer-songwriter, actress, and David Lynch muse, Chrysta Bell unveils a mesmerizing dreamworld video.

Rational Youth

Song Premiere: "Saturdays in Silesia" by Rational Youth

5 November 2019

Canadian ’80s New Wave band gets the reissue treatment for their album Cold War Night Life via Universal Music Canada.

Creation Dream Machine 3

NEWS: Creation Dream Machine expands in LA; 5th event announced

5 November 2019

Creation Dream Machine to host fifth LA event in collaboration with Alan McGee. Magic Wands, JUGGS, and LUCKYANDLOVE perform. Guest DJ set by L.A.Drones.

Whimsical

Album Premiere: Bright Smiles & Broken Hearts by Whimsical

1 November 2019

Dream-pop/rock band Whimsical unveil an enchanting and restless second album that features ethereal vocals and swirling sonics.

Ann Magnuson

Video Premiere: "Cynical Girl" by Ann Magnuson

1 November 2019

Multi-talented, multi-platform artist Ann Magnuson releases an engaging new video from the vaults for a track from her reissued 2nd LP.

Lulu Lewis

Album Premiere: For Entertainment Purposes (Lulu Lewis in Dub) by Lulu Lewis

31 October 2019

New York based rock band Lulu Lewis de- and reconstruct a clutch of songs,reshaping them into a dub version of their original album.

Inkraktare

Song Premiere: "Husk" by Inkraktare

31 October 2019

Just in time for Halloween, a spooky-cool treat from dark soundscape duo Inkraktare, AKA Dean Garcia (Curve, SPC ECO) and Mark Wallbridge.

The Velvet Hands 1

Video Premiere: "This Feeling" by The Velvet Hands

30 October 2019

British garage rock ‘n’ roll band The Velvet Hands deliver a boisterously kicky and casually brash performance video.

The 1865 - Photo Credit: Ed Marshall

Video Premiere: "John Brown's Gat" by The 1865

29 October 2019

NYC-based avant-/alt-punk collective The 1865 release a bold, illustrated music video that tackles historically important social issues.

NEWS: Foxes Halloween Extravaganza featuring members of Bauhaus, Wolfmother, Cat Power, The Germs

29 October 2019

FOXES Magazine, Club FOXES, Peroni & El Silencio Mezcal presents their 1st annual HALLOWEEN EXTRAVAGANZA ‘Welcome To Our Nightmare’ at The Lodge Room in Highland Park.

Blind Boy De Vita

Video Premiere: "Hold The Knight" by Blind Boy De Vita

29 October 2019

Shamanistic singer-songwriter Blind Boy De Vita offers up a colorful and fun video for a rich and wild track off his upcoming record.

Joy Cleaner

Song Premiere: "See Through" by Joy Cleaner

28 October 2019

New Jersey-based power pop/indie rock band Joy Cleaner release a bright, abrasive, and driving track from their upcoming album.

The Camino Side Project - Paul Farran

Album Premiere: North America EP by The Camino Side Project

25 October 2019

Canadian globe-trotter and alternative singer-songwriter Paul Farran (Pacer) as The Camino Side Project delivers a reflective and perceptive new EP.