Tagged: alternative

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Sleeper Agent “Waves”

The new Sleeper Agent track debuted on Rolling Stone last week, and it’s since grabbed on a hold on my ears. Nice to hear that Tony Smith & company can repeat that infectious and...

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TuneCrush: Scrimshire “Turn It Round”

This track has been a constant play since I bought Scrimshire’s Bight from Google Play. At the start, the track has a slight reggae infusion from the programming and guitar, before slowing down a...

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Groove Loves Melody Q&A with Harmonic Blue

Hailing from Baltimore, MD, Harmonic Blue is singer-songwriter Zach Field, bassist-producer Gabe Bustos, guitarist-songwriter Anthony Ajluni, and drummer Sam Balcom. The band stirs what I call crooner’s’ college rock, equal parts jazzy storytelling and...

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Spot – Splatter Splash

Spot turned ears and heads on modern and indie rock radio with the single “Moon June Spoon” from their 1995 eponymous titled debut for Ardent Records. Due to contractual wrangling between labels interested in...

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TuneCrush: Thumpers “Unkinder (A Tougher Love)”

London-based Marcus Pepperill and John Hamson, Jr. make up the duo, Thumpers. They’ve released their EP, Unkinder, yesterday on Transgressive Records. The track, “Unkinder (A Tougher Love)”, is a percussive groove has a wonderfully...

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Foe Destroyer – (self titled)

With members formerly involved in the Denton-based group known as Oso Closo, multi-instrumentalists Daniel Garcia, Chris McQueen, & Cade Sadler bring a mixed bag of noisy pop rock tracks as the new group, Foe...

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Depeche Mode – Delta Machine

After listening to the latest by electronica pioneers Depeche Mode, I had to wonder when will they release the “What Were They Thinking” edition of Delta Machine? While painting some bleak imagery through their...