Italian electronic duo A Copy For Collapse releases 2nd Album

Synth-Electronic duo A COPY FOR COLLAPSE release new LP 'Waiting For'A Copy For Collapse has released their second full-length LP 'Waiting For' via the label No Sense of Place, bringing them closer to indie chill, dance and dreampop territory than ever before.  It is available digitally and on 12'' vinyl through the label No Sense of Place. This … [Read more...]

New album from Haiku Salut in July

Listen to lead single "Bleak And Beautiful (All Things").  Opening with a single intake of breath, the song sees the Derbyshire Dales trio continue to fuse ideas and genres to create a song that melts electronica into folk and teaches techno how to waltz. : When the trio released their debut album, “Tricolore”, in 2013, the trio of Gemma, Louise … [Read more...]

Canadian electronic duo Cafe Lanai drop new Single

Sometimes we get to hear what the near-future sounds like, and Vancouver, Canada’s Cafe Lanai are just forward thinking enough in their brand of mellowed-out, deep, headphone house to fit that bracket. With their latest effort, the self-referential “Lanai”, we get to hear this mixed doubles duo bliss-out for three minutes before dropping us in a … [Read more...]

Malportado Kids – Total Cultura

Here’s something truly new and different. I’ve never heard a band quite like Malportado Kids. Their infectious dance-punk has a tropical twist, invoking warm summer days of partying under a sweaty sun. But they have a message as well, which is passionate and serious—a message of anti-racism, anti-colonialism, and feminism. Total Cultura, the … [Read more...]

Short Takes on 4 Songs

Monks of Mellonwah – “Never Been Good” Australian alt-rock/pop four-piece Monks of Mellonwah has been going strong since 2009, releasing EPs (Stars are Out (2010), Neurogenesis(2012), and Sky & the Dark Night (2013)) and acclaimed debut album, Turn the People, in 2014.  John de la Hoyde (bass), Joseph de la Hoyde (guitar), Joshua Bassari … [Read more...]

Ambient artist Joel Dandywine shares 3 Songs off Album

Emerging ambient artist Joel Dandywine shares three new tracks from forthcoming debut album. Self-proclaimed ambient soundscape artist Joel Dandywine merges his old school ambient influences with glitchy beats and gently rolling drums to create a surreal sonic mixture suitable for both daydreaming and nightdreaming. The three new tracks … [Read more...]

Cobi Mike of Gentlemen Hall goes solo with new EP

Cobi Mike's recent decision to leave Gentlemen Hall (Island Records) to release his first solo project arose from his desire to rediscover his voice and share his personal message. In 2008, the singer-songwriter helped form the unique Boston musical collective. Gentlemen Hall quickly catapulted to success, being awarded a MTV Video Music Award in … [Read more...]

Nicole Atkins – “The Tower”

I trust that by now in my life I have witnessed enough home-grown prodigies to recognize one when I see one.  Please watch Nicole Atkins's acoustic rendition of "The Tower".  She is accompanied here by an incredible slide guitarist, and it is filmed on Brooklyn’s East River: Then, go see her perform it live, and compare the dynamic range of … [Read more...]

Indie electro-pop EP out now from Autumn In June

Since the release of his debut EP at the end of 2014, indie-pop artist Autumn In June has made a significant impact upon the L.A music scene while simultaneously developing an extensive online fan base. His music features an eclectic mix of electronic melodies, hip-hop beats, and soulful lyrics, while maintaining an air of fun as he establishes a … [Read more...]

Short Takes on 2 EPs and 1 Album

Little Boots – Business Pleasure EP Little Boots, AKA Victoria Hesketh, strips it back on her latest EP, peddling 4 mid-tempo electro-pop songs that sound like they’re in the demo stage of production.  Maybe too many producers spoil the sonic broth (Com Truise, Jas Shaw of Simian Mobile Disco, and Chris Carmouche), except this time around it’s … [Read more...]