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Mashup Video from songwriter Mikey Wax

Are you "All About That Shake"? Check out this infectious mashup between the two chart topping hits by Taylor Swift & Meghan Trainor. Mikey Wax has built a promising career for himself as a truly engaging artist who writes catchy original music. These unique songs have been featured on major TV shows like So You Think You Can … [Read more...]

Portland, Oregon-Based Shoegazer Country Act Celebrates New Release

Portland, Oregon-based shoegazer country act Hearts of Oak are celebrating the release of their third, and first nationally-distributed full-length New England (Deer Lodge Records). Fronted by singer-songwriter Nate Wallace, Hearts of Oak has been referred to as "a singer-songwriter with a druggy, psychedelic backing band," which is evident on … [Read more...]

Urban folk artist Boz Hayward releases 5th Album


For his fifth album Boz Hayward has produced his most evocative and richly arranged collection of urban folk to date. Again gathering the diverse talents of his Bozchestra, the fourteen songs of Light and Dark range from soaring country-influenced melodies (I’m Coming Home) to sparse, atmosheric odes to the countryside (On A Hayfield Hillside) via … [Read more...]

New Album from Ewian Christensen and guest artists

Ewian Christensen

Ewian was formed in March, 2013 by German composer Ewian Christensen, who is responsible for lead vocals, piano, sound composition and majority of songwriting. Their latest album, "Good Old Underground", is the result of an international cooperation between Ewian (Bonn, Germany), electronic singer/songwriter Fifi Rong (London), instrumental … [Read more...]

EP out from noise-pop band The Persian Leaps

The Persian Leaps - Drive Drive Delay EP

Stream Drive Drive Delay EP by The Persian Leaps. "The Persian Leaps" began as a phrase singer/guitarist Drew Forsberg doodled in a notebook margin during a college Greek Archaeology course. He wrote music independently under that name for years, until finally assembling a full band in 2012 to perform and record driving, chiming music that’s … [Read more...]

Martin Carr (ex-The Boo Radleys) releases solo Album

The first single from the new record is  "The Santa Fe Skyway" which was released on September 1st (digitally only). A radio edit of "The Santa Fe Skyway" can be found here: Martin Carr is a songwriter whose work is pop but not necessarily populist, and whose  trajectory … [Read more...]

New EP out now from dream-rock band DulceSky

DulceSky - Awake and Arise EP

DulceSky's 'Awake and Arise' EP is a hybrid recording of two bands in one. The first, a well put together, working band ('Soul Vampire' and 'Desigual'), and the second, a band that was falling apart ('Awake and Arise' and 'Don't Ever Fade'). Tracks 3 & 4, 'Soul Vampire' and 'Desigual', were recorded in 2013 with DulceSky's long time recording … [Read more...]

Lost On The River : The New Basement Tapes set for November 11 release

  Lost On The River: The New Basement Tapes (, a collaborative album project from Elvis Costello, Rhiannon Giddens (Carolina Chocolate Drops), Taylor Goldsmith (Dawes), Jim James (My Morning Jacket), Marcus Mumford (Mumford & Sons) and producer T Bone Burnett, will be released November 11on Electromagnetic … [Read more...]

Debut dreamy noise-pop Album from Sounds of Sputnik

Sounds of Sputnik - New Born album Featuring Ummagma out now Currently #134 on the CMJ Top-200 Chart!  -  RIYL: Lush, My Bloody Valentine, No Joy, Curve, Twilight Sad, M83, Hammock, Flyying Colours "New Born": Video for "New Born": … [Read more...]

Album from The Luxembourg Signal (ex-Aberdeen and Trembling Blue Stars)


Shelflife presents the debut album from The Luxembourg Signal available October 21st on limited edition vinyl, cd and digital formats. The first 100 LP pre-orders direct from the label website will be availabe in electric blue vinyl. The Luxembourg Signal, while being a brand new project, features members who have been playing together for … [Read more...]