Whirr - “Lines”

Whirr – “Lines”





Sway, Whirr’s new CD, is an interesting democratic CD written in Philadelphia and Oakland, a continent apart, but with a surprising integrity.  It is so united, you would think it was written by just one member rather than being a joint effort.  “Lines” itself is a great mix of pounding guitars and rhythms with beautiful vocals floating above the song.  The band’s skater-punk…

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Karen O playing acoustic sets of Crush Songs

Karen O playing acoustic sets of Crush Songs

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Karen O made a surprise appearance at the New York City vinyl debut listening party of her new album, Crush Songs, playing several songs from the record with guitarist Moses Sumney. O performed for an intimate crowd at the party hosted by Sofar Sounds in a Tribeca loft.

“Shouting out to all the ladies and mens who listened in living rooms tonight! Thx,” O says of the events.

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The Griswolds Be Impressive impresses; immensely.

The Griswolds Be Impressive impresses; immensely.

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It is easy to see why the Australian-based four-piece band The Griswoldshas garnered the attention of a several hundred bloggers worldwide with their infectious indie rock and party pop infusion. They often reference legends like the Beach Boys, Fleetwood Mac and Of Montreal in their work and that is palpable when listening to them. In 2012 they released their Heart of a Lion EP and after two…

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Synth pop prodigy Lincoln Jesser to release Modern Color

Synth pop prodigy Lincoln Jesser to release Modern Color

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California’s synth-pop prodigy Lincoln Jesser has released “Untold” – the newest track from his forthcoming album Modern Color.  The first listen of the track can be heard on FreshNewTracks.com, who says, “With its heavy emphasis on synths and mellow, even vocals, Lincoln Jesser has given us just the right teaser for what should be a cracker of an album.”

Modern Color’ is set for release on Sep…

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Death From Above 1979 release single “Government Trash”

Death From Above 1979 release single “Government Trash”

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Dance rock duo Death From Above 1979 release new raucous tune that blows their previous single out of the water with blistering guitar and rock solos. We’re extremely pleased with what we’ve heard and you will too.


10/7                  Koln, Germany              Luxor

10/8                 Paris, France  …

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Prince to release 2 new studio albums on Sept. 30th

Prince to release 2 new studio albums on Sept. 30th

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Music icon PRINCE today announces not one, but two, brand new studio albums to be released globally via Warner Bros. Records. The much-anticipated albums are ‘ART OFFICIAL AGE’ and ‘PLECTRUMELECTRUM’, set to release on September 30th 2014 in the US.  ‘ART OFFICIAL AGE’is…

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SEE: Tom Vek takes many roles & pushes his luck in new video

SEE: Tom Vek takes many roles & pushes his luck in new video

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London, England-based artist Tom Vek debuted his video for “Pushing Your Luck” today and the Paxi-directed, colorful and hypnotic clip can now be seen here (embed code is below): http://youtu.be/oPIU_1NzcAY. The song – Vek’s open message to the Internet age – is a droning, moody track that builds to dancefloor proportions and can be found on his third album Luck, which was released in the US on…

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SEE: Kimbra is a “Miracle”

SEE: Kimbra is a “Miracle”

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Kimbra’s The Golden Echo is available now on all participating retailers. The colorful video for “Miracle,” which premiered this morning on Refinery29, features a jubilant Kimbra dancing through the streets of New York, joined by everyone from mimes to mailmen in the grand finale. The track features collaborators Thundercat and…

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