Posts byEmily Cramton

Dear Nora is Back After Over a Decade with ‘Skull Example’

The moniker Dear Nora has spent over a decade in retirement, as mastermind Katy Davidson figured it would stay. However, a rerelease of 2004’s landmark Mountain Rock, coupled with inspiration from the current political climate, led to the resurrection of the name.   And soon, Dear Nora will release their comeback record, Skulls Example, which tackles the interesting intricacies
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Thunderpussy Releases Their Epic Theme Song

Thunderpussy is high energy and in your face, and they’re giving it all they have in their new self-titled track. It comes ahead of their debut full-length album, the highly anticipated Thunderpussy.    What better way to get things rolling than with an unapologetically bold and exciting anthem for a single?   Thunderpussy comes from Seattle,
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The Pighounds Are Far From ‘Worn Out’

The Pighounds are brand new on the grunge scene. They’ve come out of the gate strong with the music video for their song “Worn Out.”   Hailing from Dortmund, Germany, Peter Bering and Alessandro De Luca are two longtime friends who decided to join creative forces and channel them into a duo project. The result
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Long-Lasting Guided By Voices Releases Energetic New Record “Space Gun”

Guided By Voices is back again, soon releasing their singular epic album of 2018. Space Gun is the third album of the band’s second reunion, and it’s astoundingly songwriter Robert Pollard’s 102nd record ever.   You might wonder how someone can singlehandedly come up with enough unique material to make up over a hundred records, but Space Gun is energized and
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Canshaker Pi Wants To ‘Put a Record Out’

“Powerfully crafted, highly intelligent indie rock” –CLASH That’s Canshaker Pi, a four member group from Amsterdam that has a punk flair in a heavy rock sound. Already established as one of the most energetic and exciting bands in Holland, they’re breaking into the US scene with a stint at SXSW.   Their songs are full
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Typhoid Rosie is ‘Sailing On’ in Gritty New Single

Described as having a gritty and rebellious sound, Brooklyn-based band Typhoid Rosie is unapologetically loud in their search for unity. With two successful records under their belt, they’ve developed a signature sound and a momentum that’s propelling them forward into a third album release.   This is Now will be out March 23, but you can
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The Soft White Sixties Speak Out In “Brick By Brick”

Los Angeles-based rock quintent The Soft White Sixties recently released the video for their politically-charged song “Brick by Brick.”   The song boldly attacks the Mexican-American border controversy that arose after Trump made his border wall proposal. For lead singer Octavio Genera, a first generation Mexican-American, this is a major issue close to his heart.
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The Lonely Biscuits Releases Video for Catchy New Single ‘Blue Glass’

Nashville-based indie rock trio The Lonely Biscuits has already made a name for themselves after two successful EPs. After many years touring, playing festivals, and writing, their hard work is really paying off. They’ve just announced their first full-length record, entitled The Universe In You, which comes out March 30. Alongside this announcement came the release of
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The Radio Set Has ‘Gotta Crush On You’

New wave/indie rock band The Radio Set is new, having been around for less than two years, but they’ve already made a name for themselves in the British indie scene. After forming online, The Radio Set created and released their first EP to sizable recognition and acclaim. They impressed Simon Raymonde of the Cocteau Twins
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Percival Elliott Wants To Be “Forever”

British indie folk-rock duo Percival Elliott recently released their newest single “Forever,” a beautiful and wistful offering from their upcoming debut album. Percival Elliott is the project between Olly Hite and Samuel Carter-Brazier, two friends who believed they could create something meaningful. Named after Hite’s great grandfather, an inventor, the duo is often inspired by
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Modesta Goes Retro With Debut Single “VHS”

Retro in sound and image, indie rock duo Modesta will take you back to a much earlier time. Modesta is the new studio project of Arjun Viswanathan and Kostas Papadopoulos. Together, they have created an eclectic and well-polished sound that combines many influences, from R&B to electronic to indie rock. With 80’s nostalgia in the forefront
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Dru Cutler Embraces Nostalgia By The “Oceanside”

Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter Dru Cutler is back, after the successful release of his debut album, with a new single, entitled “Oceanside.” Driven by nostalgia, this track is about the haunting memories of someone Cutler used to know. In a time of vulnerability, the ocean provides solace. The passion and grit of the song is at its
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Collapsing Scenery Releases Wonderfully Weird “Years of Lead (Are Back Again)” Video

Electro duo Collapsing Scenery is back, this time with a strange but thought-provoking video that accompanies their song “Years of Lead (Are Back Again).” Collapsing Scenery is the collaboration between Don DeVore and Reggie Debris, and their goal is to bridge the gap between art and politics. Inspired by personal experience and driven by electronic
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