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MARROW: Exciting New Year!

This year, Marrow released their debut album, The Gold Standard, and went on tour for the first time. To celebrate, the band is sharing their new...
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DUNE RATS – Resistance is futile.

Rare are the bands that have genuine fun screaming repetitively "Dalai lama banana marijuana" all through a song. Even rarer are bands that would...
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ARCA – Into the Deepest Sonic Vortex

It's a strange world in which experimental musician Alejandro Ghersi aka Arca brings us into. Deep diving into sonic vortex, mixing dark keyboards...
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NEW ORDER Goes The Distance

Hotly anticipated is no doubt the biggest euphemism of the year when it comes to New Order's latest opus, Music Complete. It's been 10 years since...
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MELODY GARDOT – Soul Woman

Jazz singer Melody Gardot signed one of the most interesting albums of the year. Her unique blend of pure jazz ballads (Morning Sun), cool soul funk...

ZZ WARD – Less Guitar More Legs

Talented Southern singer songwriter and guitarist ZZ Ward is back with a 4-song EP in which she shows a more danceable angle of her music. Her first...
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LOU DOILLON – A Name of Her Own

I am always suspicious of albums made by "son / daughter of" celebrities. You kind of feel that this person got a free ticket to the media's ears...
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DURAN DURAN’s SynthPop Disco Vibe

DURAN DURAN came out with yet another album. I'll be honest with you, I hadn't even payed attention to them since the early 2000's. And even then,...
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FOALS Gets Predictable

Foals is slowly but surely taking the vacant place of power alt-rock bands like The Strokes and Muse, who either are absent or less efficient in...
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The future sounds VUNDABAR

Strong guitars, cool riffs and a high-pitched voice are the ingredients that Boston band Vundabar put their money on to stand out in the crowded...

What happened to TAME IMPALA ?

Australian youngsters forming Tame Impala have finally launched their long-awaited follow-up album to their successful “Innerspeaker” and...
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The BEST COAST is always under the sun

The LA band Best Coast just scored a pretty good hit in the indie pop world with "California Nights". Its 12 songs are all catchy, full of cool songs...
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RATBOYS are getting serious

You'd think a band called Ratboys would be some sort of punk band with young males with sketchy Mohawk hair and Liquid Paper writings on their black...
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BEARS OF LEGEND – Legendary Hearts

Bears of Legend has got soul. The Trois-Rivières-based band produces fine folk pop songs that are full of emotions, full of spleen. Right from the...
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THE OLD CEREMONY : Never Disappoint

The Old Ceremony is a North Carolina-based band that produces high energy music, either they go the folk rock route (The Sprinter) or a more...
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SEOUL – I Become A Shade

Formed by Julian Flavin, Dexter Garcia, and Nigel Ward, Seoul is a this trio of synth-loving perfectionists - they are doing their album launch...
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EMMA FRANK, in a dark place

Emma Frank is a Montreal jazz singer that doesn't choose the easy way to get into someone's mind. Her complex melodies require the listener's full...
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SCREAMING FEMALES Get Heard

Screaming Females is fronted by a female singer. Marissa Paternoster doesn't scream all the time, but she sure gets her voice heard. The New Jersey...
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DU BLONDE, The New Hole. Or is it?

Tough not to think of Courtney Love and Hole when listening to Du Blonde's new album, "Welcome Back to Milk" (what?!). The blonde singer, close to...
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DJANGO DJANGO, Born Under The Buzz

Don't be mistaken. Django Django isn't a gypsy cover band. Based in London, they are a cool indie pop rock band that has an obvious melodic talent....