Tagged: alternative

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Young Dreams – Between Places

Out of the gate, my partner and I are like, “It’s the Beach Boys in an electronic mix!”. Well, sort of. There’s some nice 60’s flavored pop/rock moments here with a modern electronic music...

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Local Natives – Hummingbird

“When did your love, when did your love grow cold?” “You & I” starts Hummingbird with Taylor Rice singing a tender melody of heartbreak. That sense of detachment and possible loss continues through much...

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Twenty One Pilots – Vessel

Taking their name from the number of pilots who died in the classic American play, All My Sons (Arthur Miller), Tyler Joseph and Josh Dun stir up what’s been aptly labeled, “schizoid pop”, referring...

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Holiday Memories Q&A with Serapicos

Meet Gabriel Serapicos. His 15-song opus, Serapicos Is A Town, has been called “a wry, witty, and imaginative indie rock debut from a promising young pop composer”. Esteemed Brazilian music blog Societeperrier.com recently compared...

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TuneCrush: Tunde Olaniran “Brown Boy”

Tunde Olaniran’s musical persona has always seemed to have a punk attitude with sass, but this video is his best combination of it yet. The Flint, Michigan-raised Olaniran takes hip-hop experimentation and infuses a...

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Video: The Clutters “Run”

A woman so troubled from her past that she runs away from it, only to face it again later in life. This time, she knows she can’t run away. So she beats the living...

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Video: JCK DVY “Like That”

New video up from Jack Davey’s new solo EP, LO-F! Side B. The video is directed by Nai Vasha. Enjoy the rock flavor, far from the slick beats of her work with JDavey.

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TuneCrush: Wazu “Councillor”

Dark-wave duo, Wazu, releases their new CD, Robobo, this Wednesday, October 31. It’s a fitting date for its melancholy yet dance-able sound. In the track, “Councillor”, you’ll hear why people have been comparing them...