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Acclaimed indie/dreampop band The Luxembourg Signal releases a luminously captivating album via Shelflife and details it with an illuminating track-by-track rundown.
It’s another glimpse into what’s proving to be one of the year’s most promising LPs, further establishing Johansing as a compelling modern songwriter.
North Carolina-based Fort Lowell Records is set to release GROW: A Compilation in Solidarity with Black Lives Matter to help combat racism.
Arizona-based shoegaze/dreampop band Citrus Clouds return with a reflective to dynamic new track from their upcoming 2nd album.
Garage/psych-rock band The Pinkerton Raid deliver a politically astute number with frontman Jesse James DeConto waxing philosophical about the US political divide.
The album will be released in time for Halloween via Los Angeles’ label 33.3 Music Collective and is previewed with a track ft. Curse Mackey.
An award-winning pianist and composer, Peter Colclasure’s new album presents 12 cinematic and minimalistic compositions.
Berlin-based dream-punk/indie rock project Fir Cone Children, helmed by the prolific Alexander Leonard Donat, drops a euphorically bright tune.
Seattle-based indie pop/rock band Sundae Crush delivers a tasty treat with the copacetic animated video for a catchy jam from their upcoming album.
Howling Bells frontwoman Juanita Stein unveils a gently compelling performance video for a poignant song off her upcoming album.
Indie rock/jangle pop outfit the black watch, led by Renaissance man John Andrew Fredrick, releases a vibrant, melodic, and dreamy new album.
NYC/San Francisco-based Quinn Raymond and Keith Watts release their spare and rhythmic ambient/electro-rock album today.
Endearing singer-songwriter Henry Hall (son of Julia Louis-Dreyfus) drops a fresh, fun, and falsetto-driven track/video from his upcoming album.
Irrepressible bass guitar master Freekbass and his talented crew bow an amusingly surreal performance video for a sizzling-cool instrumental.
Jason Simon of Dead Meadow heads a 3-band bill, including Split Moon and Alex E.T., for a livestream event from Gold Diggers in Hollywood.
Jangle pop stalwarts Candy Opera, who emerged during Liverpool’s 1980s musical golden age, unveil a new video for a track off their recent LP.
Musician Fred Abong (Throwing Muses) returns with an engaging taster from his upcoming album, Our Mother of Perpetual Help.
Seattle-based indie rock/post-rock stalwarts Gibraltar release a passionate performance video for an equally vibrant and dynamic track.
Veteran musician, arranger, and composer Dan West delivers a sweet and heartfelt jangle pop tribute to his dearly departed cat Falipa.
Egopusher just dropped their second full length via Quiet Love Records that traverses subdued cinema scores to synths-based ambient music.
Canadian indie rock/pop singer-songwriter Jeen O’Brien (recording as JEEN) releases a vibrant, dynamic, and reflective new album.
The music project was formed by Brendan Dyer and is now a full-fledged band that will release a debut EP in 2021 via Dangerbird Records.
Melodic indie rock band Steam Train Hearts (Wallace Dietz of the Silent Boys and Bruce Smith of Dismal Swamp Lords) release an engaging track/video.
New York-based Ben Morey and the Eyes offer up an engaging video for a track off their upcoming indie folk/alt-country-imbued album.
Veteran English musician/singer-songwriter Philip Parfitt unveils the video for a reflective and unhurried track from his upcoming album.
Renowned English producer and musician John Fryer, under the collaborative moniker Black Needle Noise, releases a track ft. Tom Berger.
Los Angeles-based experimental music duo Purple Witch of Culver deliver a piquant stand-alone jazzoetry ode (jazz and poetry blend).
L.A.-based indie folk singer-songwriter James Houlahan releases an engaging and up-tempo track from his upcoming album.
The Brooklyn-based band will drop its debut album Patterns via Pyrrhic Victory Recordings, Engineer Records, and other international labels.
Indie folk musician Long Tall Jefferson (AKA Simon Borer) and two friends unveil a delightful live performance video for a track off their new album.
Nicole Rowe and Omar Akrouche of Worthitpurchase exclusively detail a Track-By-Track, with images, for their new album that releases today.
Indie folk/pop singer-songwriter Sparxsea unveils a lovely outdoors performance video for a reflective track off her upcoming LP.
Renowned veteran musician Joey Molland (Badfinger) releases a shining and melodic single about love and desire from his upcoming album.
Rock band Conan Neutron & the Secret Friends unleash a roiling single about depression from their upcoming album about mental health.
Chicago-located psych-Americana band Dogs At Large unveil their upbeat, yet heartfelt second single from their upcoming 5th LP.
Bristol-based collective Davey Woodward & The Winter Orphans release a slow-burning confessional from their upcoming album.
This song is a taster of Gold’s forthcoming double album Earth City, an LP about the modern world. About longing for human connection, for love, the thrill of the city, for communion with nature.
Seattle-based psych-/alternative folk-rock band OurDeadFathers releases a bittersweet and melodic threnody from their upcoming album.
Acclaimed Chicago Soul Jazz Collective, featuring renowned musician Raul Midón, delivers a kicky, yet laid-back jazz track and animated video.
Scottish indie rock band Mt. Doubt’s third album gets a U.S. release today and band leader Leo Bargery insightfully details the LP’s tracks.
Boston retro-garage rock/power pop band Muck and the Mires release their dynamic, tuneful, and engaging EP via Rum Bar Records.
Oklahoma-based musician and filmmaker Beau Jennings and his band The Tigers release an engagingly laid-back stand-alone single.
New York-based singer-songwriter Roger Street Friedman delivers a thoughtful and relevant message about racism and healing on his latest single.
If you have a penchant for death rock and Goth music, your sonic tastes will be satiated by the Swiss band’s new album.
Multi-talented veteran American musician Josh Werner bows the vivacious lead single from his upcoming album via M.O.D. Reloaded.
Brooklyn-based country-punk rock band Girls on Grass stick it to the man (well, Trump) on an on-target political track and puppet performance video.
Acclaimed NYC/Mexico City music trio A Love Electric unveil a captivating video for a contemplative track off their upcoming album.
Swedish dream-/avant-pop group Hey Elbow drops a captivating self-produced sonic-concept album via Adrian Recordings.
San Francisco-based power pop band LATITUDE unveil an engaging video for a mellow track off their upcoming LP via Emotional Response.