Flasher, the D.C.-based band, returned as a duo for its second album out earlier this summer ... the video here is for "Sideways."
Friday, August 5, 2022
Friday, July 29, 2022
Metric — "the Canadian new wave torchbearers" — recently released album No. 8, Formentera. The video here is for "What Feels Like Eternity."
The band will be out at Brooklyn Steel this October.
Friday, July 22, 2022
Friday, July 8, 2022
Brooklyn's Ribbon Stage is opening for the sold-out Bikini Kill show tonight at Pier 17.
The video here is for the 75-second "Rid Myself." As Pitchfork noted, the song "is over before you know it, but for a brief moment, it offers a much-needed dose of upbeat introspection."
Friday, June 17, 2022
Broadcast, the English pop-psych band, recently released The Maida Vale Sessions, a rarities collection "charting the band from their first year together to near-international recognition as their sound continued mutating."
Sadly, lead singer Trish Keenan died from pneumonia in 2011 at age 42.
The video here is for one of my favorite songs, "Come On Let's Go" from 2000.
Friday, May 27, 2022
Friday, April 29, 2022
Friday, February 11, 2022
Arlo Parks released a single titled "Softly" at the beginning of the month... a season-appropriate song "about how fragile you feel in the dying days of a relationship when you're still desperately in love."
The British singer-songwriter is on a bill with Clairo at Radio City on Feb. 24.
Friday, December 17, 2021
Friday, December 3, 2021
The Chicago-based teen trio Horsegirl recently released this video for "Billy," a forthcoming 7-inch single (with a cover of the Minutemen's "History Lesson Part II" on side B) via their new label, Matador.
The band has said the song is "a love letter to past music scenes we wish we could have witnessed."
Friday, November 19, 2021
In case you were looking for some new dream pop ... the Swedish quintet Makthaverskan just released a new record titled För Allting via Run For Cover.
The audio track above is for "Tomorrow."
Hopefully, the band will be back around these parts someday.
Friday, November 5, 2021
Loveless, My Bloody Valentine's sonic masterpiece, turned 30 yesterday. (Happy anniversary!)
So enjoy the video for the album's last track — "Soon."
Friday, October 29, 2021
Friday, October 8, 2021
Friday, September 24, 2021
Going back to 1981 for this live clip of Delta 5 performing "Anticipation."
Julz Sale, the lead singer of the UK-based post-punk band, died this week. Details about her death were not disclosed.
Friday, September 17, 2021
Little Simz, the UK-based rapper, released her fourth record, Sometimes I Might Be Introvert, at the beginning of the month.
The video (flash warning!) is for "Rollin Stone."
Friday, September 10, 2021
Friday, August 6, 2021
"End Of The Night" is the first single off the recently released EP by Brooklyn veterans A Place to Bury Strangers... which is also the first release on their own newly formed label, Dedstrange.
And, FYI, today is Bandcamp Friday — where the music platform waives its revenue share for the day.
Friday, July 30, 2021
The Parrots, a duo from Madrid, are releasing their second full-length record on Oct. 29. Ahead of that, here's the first single, a take on modern life called "You Work All Day and Then You Die."