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Pale Honey – “Set Me Free”

Pale Honey is a Swedish duo whose triumphant return to music comes with the post-punk tinged “Set Me Free.”  Somehow, this duo pairs feel-good, dancy electronica with a cold and icy indie rock intensity, bringing to mind acts like Interpol, Phantogram, and Sleigh Bells. Keep an eye out for their new album out early next…

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SCIENCE MAN Drops New Video for “Brazilian Napkins”

Open up your mind (and ears) and let SCIENCE MAN come in. Buffalo’s premier garage punk monstrosity is back with some bizarre visuals complimenting single “Brazilian Napkins.”  Intense, grotesque and single-shot, the performance gives off shades of the Ludovico Technique, if paired with thrashing guitar riffs. Between spastic actions of dental hygiene, SCIENCE MAN (John Toohill)…

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Tonight: Electric 6

Detroit DIY rock heroes Electric 6 bring their MC5 meets New Wave meets 80’s hair metal assault on the milquetoast status quo to Mohawk Place tonight. Dangerous, trashy, and righteous, the prolific act is back in town after five long years to play some filthy jams from their latest release, 2018’s Bride Of The Devil. Opening…

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Tonight: The Burkharts

Welcome The Burkharts back to Buffalo as they cap off their eight city tour with a stop at Milkie’s for a Saturday night showcase. The Buffalo boys bring home some supremely sweet and catchy tunes, recently on display in their May debut Lazy Dazing. Grip tightly onto your last memories of the summer and vibe…

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DJ ST THOMAS – “PAUL JOSHUA PFEIFFER”

He’s back! Last time we checked in with the secretive Brooklyn-based chillwaver DJ ST THOMAS, we were jiving on his debut single, “Fodder.” This time around, he’s meshed squelches of guitar noise with a funky bass thump – his ethereal vocals definitely drive this one home. If you dig it, he’s got an EP coming out…

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Sea Girls – “Violet”

Sea Girls hit us up with the irresistible alt-rock vibes of “Violet” and we definitely dig it. Featuring a crispy music video of the band performing the song energetically, this one has those upbeat, destined-for-modern-rock-radio hooks that you can’t help but enjoy. Fans of Young the Giant and Grouplove will definitely dig this one. Check out…

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Tonight: 21 & Under Battle of the Bands

Local DIY powerhouse label Steak and Cake Records will be hosting the first official matchup in their 21 & Under Battle of the Bands tonight at Sugar City. The winners will be determined via an audience choice secret ballot. The winner from tonight will square off against the winner from another battle in March 2020,…

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Tonight: Anamon

13 years ago Buffalo was transformed forever when it got nailed with an October Storm it had never seen before: there was snow, thunder, and lightning, and huge, wet snowflakes brought down powerlines and hundreds (thousands?) of trees all over the fabled “City of Trees.” It was traumatic (and kind of fun), and young local…

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Carl Louis – “Something Better”

“Something Better” is a hypnotic electropop banger from Carl Louis – reminiscent of Royskopp or Daft Punk, this one is full of bouncing bass and Carl’s soothing, soft-spoken delivery. This one is sure to get your head bopping along – stick around till the end for a big crescendo finish. Be sure to swing by…

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JW Francis – “Lofi”

Something about the mix of “Lofi” really rubbed us the right way… It’s a warm and warbly indie pop jam from NYC-based mastermind JW Francis. Pairing jangly guitars with tape-aged bursts of vocals, this one is a lighthearted blast of bedroom pop goodness from an otherwise unforgiving city. Be forewarned – the opening riff is enough…

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