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Unlike Pluto is Unlike Any Other Act

Self-proclaimed misfit Unlike Pluto uses his originality to stand out from the crowd. Blending EDM, country, folk, and rock, Unlike Pluto is unlike any artist before him.   Atlanta native and now-Los Angeles-based Armond Arabshahi has had a passion for music throughout his entire life. He has been a self taught musician from the age of […]

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The Orange Peels ‘Trespassing’ Carries Us to Far and Distant Places

Trespassing by The Orange Peels captures the true essence of the coastal California music scene. It is an album you blast when you’re cruising Highway 1 with the windows rolled down and a car full of friends. The ultimate album for listeners eager for experimentation and musical intersections.   The Orange Peels bring us back to the […]

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Shedbug Drops New EP ‘Destination Love’

At my dorm, there is always one themed party per semester. The theme always changes and is always a surprise. The party is thrown by the new group of students who moved in at the start of the semester. In the semester I moved in, we chose the theme “Animal Farm,” playing on George Orwell’s […]

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Fall In Love With First Hate and Their Debut Album

First Hate combines raw nostalgic emotion with ear-catching synthesizer in their debut album, “A Prayer For The Unemployed.” This is the male duo from Copenhagen’s first full-length album, following an array of widely listened to singles, such as “White Heron” and “Trojan Horse,” and two EP’s. First Hate’s first EP was released in 2014, but you’d never […]

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Stephan Hinz Offers an Outreach from the Deep

Have you ever felt like you needed help, but when people have asked what’s wrong, unexplainably replied with an “It’s OK”? The depressing conflict between having something to say and not feeling able to say it can come from a want to avoid bothering others, a want to keep what’s bothering secret, and many other […]

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Discover a Different Planet with i am the cosmos

Time for lift off! Irish electronic duo, i am the cosmos, has launched their latest single, “letting it go,” and might as well be extra terrestrials taking us on a tour through outer space. i am the cosmos Blasts Off! With a snappy beat and jumpy synth, “letting it go” releases a sparky energy. The clapping, […]

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nthng’s “Untitled (Human Pt. II)” an Elevated Techno Haze

Minimal. Hazy. Yet strangely alluring. Sure you may think that 8 minutes and 50 seconds of mysterious, ambient beats may prove to be too much for you, but don’t knock it ‘till you try it. Mysterious DJ from the Netherlands, nthng, has released a remastered version of “Untitled (Human Pt. II)” as one half of […]

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Kedr Livanskiy’s Debuts in “January Sun” EP

By Steph Brescia of Indie Band Guru Kedr Livanskiy grew up in Russia. She has described her youth as occurring in time with the dawn of Russia’s rebirth, a “Critical time of Russia — a time of great change.” She grew up reading Washington Irving novels and listening to The Cure. While in school enrolled to […]