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Nicolas Michaux – “Parrot”

Can’t get enough of “Parrot,” the latest jam from Belgian singer/songwriter Nicolas Michaux. With a sound that brings to mind early !!! or Metronomy, “Parrot” is a super tight indie rocker with hints of nu-disco flavor. This one sounds warm and just a little bit vintage, which adds to the super-charming mix. Check out the…

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Buffalo

Medusa Releases Menacing New Single, “Woof”

Here’s another darktronica banger from prolific Buffalo-based producer Medusa. “Woof” is a grungy, genre-bending slog that beautifully aligns with their m.o.: [Medusa has] pledged their life to composing anthems of the scorned. Like the infamous gorgon, Medusa is all about avenging wrongs and turning you to stone – but, like, in a fun way. It’s…

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rincs – “Bobcat II”

We’ve been lovin’ on this twinkly indie rocker from LA duo rincs. “Bobcat II” is a quirky jam, full of spindly twists and turns, unique chord progressions, and a super tight percussion track. This one is ambiguous genre-wise, layered subtly with lots of electronic elements and carried heavily by a buttery vocal track; we especially…

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My Gravity Girls – “Forests”

Loving this super chill ambiance from Italian chillwave act My Gravity Girls. “Forests” is a super simple song; a two-chord jam that could be the soundtrack to a nightly jaunt through a forest. This one is ultra-soothing with a hint of mysteriousness, as perfect for a night drive as it is for winding down at…

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Fellow Feeling – “Dig”

Liking the juxtaposition of somber and urgent here on Fellow Feeling‘s latest offering, “Dig.” This one pairs a peppy bedroom-pop drumbeat with a more laid-back dream-pop guitar track. The song itself is about a codependent relationship and explores the implications of how that might affect your life – this powerful jam makes it the perfect…

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Bee Bee Sea – “Gonna Get Me”

Bee Bee Sea is an Italian trio who specialize in fun garage rock jams. We’ve been particularly smitten with “Gonna Get Me,” a raspy, grungy number that’s as tight and springy as it is distorted. Sometimes, the best songs are the one’s that eschew twists and turns for big energy and fun melodies – this one is…

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SENATOR – “makingmoves”

Smooth stuff on this debut single from dreamy VA duo, SENATOR. “makingmoves” is a swimmy little ditty carried heavily by the duo’s wispy, hooky vocal harmonies – not to mention the nu-disco tinged bursts of guitar and percussion. Fans of Men I Trust, TOPS, or Turnover would dig this newly-minted duo’s stuff. Help them get off on…

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Jimkata – “Wanna Go”

Ithaca/LA hyrbid trio Jimkata are back (finally!) with an epic synthpop jam called “Wanna Go.” Hot off the heels of a two and a half year hiatus, the synth-soaked trio popped back up with “Wanna” and it’s accompanying music video treatment, utilizing an infinite-frame shtick with a palette of vibrant-yellows. Beyond that, the song is hook-laden, stuffing their synth…

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Error Jordan – “Spook’d Ya”

Loving this spooky one from Indiana solo-act Error Jordan. “Spook’d Ya” deals with ghostly presences, future hauntings, and empty-minded musings – but more than that, it has that somber, barely-held-together quality of other rickety indie rockers like Attic Abasement, Cursive, or Modest Mouse. Either way, this one certainly gave us the feels while keeping our…

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Woodes – “Euphoria”

Every now and then we like to dip our toes into some pure, refreshing pop – and this latest one from Australian singer/songwriter Woodes was just the thing to quench our thirst. “Euphoria” is unabashed in its pop approach – big 90s-pop instrumentals lay the framework for Woodes’ lilting vocal delivery. Even better, this one…

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