Early FrostMar - 07 - 14
Minneapolis based Lovely Dark delivers unsettling male and female vocals set to an atmospheric indie pop beat with “Early Frost.” The track comes off of their second full-length album, Into The Roll. Their almost folky sound combined with dark lyrics creates a unique, but clearly Minnesotan sound. So check it out below!
Leave The Door Wide OpenMar - 06 - 14
This LA based band of six released their first full-length album, EL Prado, so get ready to say yes to NO, folks. This indie rock band is serving up some National-esque lyrics over a haunting melody. “Leave the Door Wide Open” is a beautiful mix of upbeat, hopeful sound with brooding yet lighthearted lyrics. Check it out below.
Lite The FuseMar - 05 - 14
Formed in Gold Coast, Australia this punk rock trio is ready to punch you in the face and take your lunch money. The Death Set creates a noisy electro-industrial sound that’s guaranteed to make the guy driving next to you roll up his windows. Listen to “Lite the Fuse” below.
ShameMar - 04 - 14
Mas Ysa, stage name of Canadian electronica artist Thomas Arsenault, has composed a tragic and haunting sound, perfectly demonstrated by today’s track, “Shame”. While definitely on the more avant-garde side of synth-pop, this track is vulnerable while still having a great dance beat. Listen below!
The TowerMar - 03 - 14
Baltimore-based duo Wye Oak knows what they're doing. On the first single from their upcoming album "Shriek," they prove their chops with undeniable chemistry and gorgeous instrumentation. The formula they use is simple, but effective, and it will be fascinating to see where they go next as artists. Check out "The Tower" below, and watch a music video for the track as well to start off your week!