ALBUM REVIEW: Agar Agar’s latest release “Player Non Player” is a fever dream’s theme

But that was to be expected. The Parisian electro-pop duo doesn’t shy away from discordant lyricism and synthesizers, it’s what they do. Player Non Player is another chapter in the ever-evolving sound of Agar Agar.  Surprisingly, it’s been 4 years since the duo released their debut album, The Dog and Continue Reading

Electronic rock singer/songwriter Jessica Cotten premieres her new electro-rock/dream pop EP ‘Edge of Wilderness’

While Jessica Cotten was initially influenced by her father, a music professor and a professional gigging musician, it wasn’t until her teens when she was finding her own style and interests that she related more to grunge. “I found myself relating to the bands and singers who emoted a lot,” Continue Reading

ALBUM REVIEW: “New Game+” by Palette Knife – an energetic ode to Midwestern life and the introspection of quarantine 

What would you do if you’d spent the last three years in a world getting over a pandemic and lived the surreal experience of weeks trapped in quarantine? You might write an album like New Game +, an album dedicated to days gone past and the pain of nostalgia. It Continue Reading

ALBUM REVIEW: New Found Glory present a heartfelt reminder to seize the day and “Make The Most Of It”

For a band as quintessentially pop-punk as New Found Glory, they’ve found a way to translate that teenage angst and easycore pop-goodness they do so well, into the emotionally vulnerable, and entirely acoustic, EP, Make The Most Of It. The collection, consisting of seven acoustic-based originals and seven of their Continue Reading

Jazz rock band Happy For No Reason release their album ‘Take It Higher’

Happy For No Reason are the very definition of cool intelligent music that fulfills dreams and harkens to the late 60’s and 70’s in their sound, crafting a musical language reminiscent of the sounds of Laurel Canyon. The Portland, OR-based band celebrates every single one of life’s precious moments as Continue Reading

Bay area musician Tom Relling premieres his new music video for “Lost and Looking To Find You”; new self-titled LP to be released in October 2022

Musician, poet, and visual artist Tom Relling emerged on the Bay Area music scene over a decade ago, and soon established a reputation as a powerhouse bandleader, songwriter and slide guitarist in San Francisco rock outfit, Hibbity Dibbity. After three LP releases and several years of touring, Tom ventured into Continue Reading

Lenni Revel premieres her sultry piano ballad “Till Only Love Remains”

Lenni Revel, the Sonoma County, California-based artist, is getting set to release her cathartic debut album, Unbroken. The singer-songwriter’s compilation of music may be born of life’s trials but is nonetheless conceived in love. The 8-song collection represents a rebirth and a reclamation from the clutches of a dark period Continue Reading

Indie pop songstress Taylor Grey releases new album ‘Twilight Hour’

Singer-songwriter Taylor Grey has released her captivating new album Twilight Hour, available on all music streaming platforms, which includes recent standout singles “Idiot” and “Ever Knew Me.” The indie pop songstress’ latest album is a deeply personal body of work that explores her experiences with heartbreak, self-discovery, and complex relationships. Continue Reading

Maeve Steele releases new single “Riptide” and an exclusive performance with The Recording Academy; New EP ‘Overland’ out September 16th

LA-based singer/songwriter Maeve Steele has released her luscious and enchanting new single “Riptide” off her forthcoming EP Overland, out September 16th, with an exclusive performance of the track with The Recording Academy. Pre-save the EP HERE. Named after a street Steele frequently drives on in LA, the forthcoming 5-track collection embodies its Continue Reading

Alt singer-songwriter joe p heralds upcoming EP French Blonde with newly released single “Happy People”; Sold Out North American Tour supporting Spacey Jane starts October 10th in Toronto

Rising alternative singer-songwriter joe p returns today with “Happy People,” available now via Neon Gold/Atlantic Records. The single will also be featured on joe p’s eagerly anticipated new EP, French Blonde, due everywhere on Friday, October 7. Pre-save HERE. Joe P says, “Happy people is a song about being envious/jealous Continue Reading

The Church return with retro-futuristic epic new single “The Hypnogogue”; release accompanying rainy, neon-drenched, dystopian music video for the track

“‘The Hypnogogue’ is set in 2054… a dystopian and broken down future,” explains Steve Kilbey, bassist, vocalist and founder of seminal Australian psych-guitar masters THE CHURCH about their recently released new single and video “The Hypnogogue”, released via Communicating Vessels/Unorthodox. “Invented by Sun Kim Jong, a North Korean scientist and Continue Reading