Black Honey – Hello Today
September 22nd, 2016
Black Honey fire forward following “Headspin” EP from earlier in the year on big new track “Hello Today”. Heavy but melodic as hell, “Hello Today” strikes the 90’s trend touchstone while harnessing enough punch to stand on its merits. It’s a great new song from a great rising band. Listen to “Hello Today” below.
Swimming Tapes – Tides
September 21st, 2016
Out now on Hand in Hive is “Tides” the reverb-spun new stream from Swimming Tapes. Following on from June’s “Set the Fire” , “Tides” sounds an oceanside backdrop of warm guitar leads and breezy falsetto-enhanced vocals. “Tides” is another strong track from the London UK quintet.
Premiere: Mondo Cozmo – Shine
September 16th, 2016
We don’t know much about Mondo Cozmo but there seems to be much to like about this LA via Philly native. With a lot of pretty consistent redundancy in the sound of today’s popular music (on both sides of the pond), Mondo Cozmo clearly doesn’t care to take note about the status quo. Distinct influence […]
A Festival, A Parade – If Dogs Could Talk
September 15th, 2016
Newcastle UK newcomers A Festival, A Parade stream strong new track “If Dogs Could Talk”. Darkly melodic and refreshingly out of step stylistically with the general mode of operation of much of UK rock right now, the brooding A Festival bunch are, we think, on to something special. Listen to “If Dogs Could Talk” below […]
WEIRDO – Attitude
September 12th, 2016
The Annie Mac-backed WEIRDO (“Butler”, “Armanio”) return with propulsive Foals-esque new single “Attitude”. Following up Hypem No. 1 “Armanio”, “Attitude” is decidedly forceful, galvanized in its main chorus hook by beefed-up disto guitars spurred on by an ascending chord progression. Listen to “Attitude” below.