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Saltwater Sun – “Blood”

On Valentines Day, Saltwater Sun dropped their latest single “Blood,” just in time for the holiday. The band’s new track “Blood” dabbles in elements of indie pop and garage rock. Lyrically, it’s all about the loss of a relative and realizing you are their mark on the world. You are the way their legacy will…

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Yandi – “My Name is Yandi”

Up-and-coming emcee Yandi released his introductory track “My Name is Yandi” yesterday and it’s raw sound is the soundtrack of our weekend. Yandi is a 24-year-old rapper emerging from Southern California’s rap scene. Produced by Jedi808, “My Name Is Yandi” is the first track off of Yandi’s new full-length and it highlights Yandi’s smooth flow…

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Jake Tittle – “Dirty Television”

LA-based singer/songwriter Jake Tittle is back with his new single “Dirty Television.” We first discovered Jake Tittle over two years ago, where his nonchalant delivery and clever lyrics were incredibly captivating. With “Dirty Telvision” Tittle continues with his slacker roots. “Dirty Television” is all about being overstimulated with smart phones and Netflix and not appreciating…

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Ghostpool & Hand Out – NYLA

A good ol’ fashioned split goes a long way; both bands get the out-of-town rub. In this case, Buffalo’s Ghostpool have teamed up with New Orleans pop-punkers Hand Out for NYLA, a four-song offering that highlights two brand new songs from each band. Hometown reps Ghostpool kick things off with “Bug,” a mid-tempo banger with the…

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Unwed Sailor – “Moon Coin”

In high school, I used to drive a lot of places just to escape the boredom of AOL Instant Messenger and Age of Empires II. I would download new artists on Kazaa, burn them onto a CD-R, and drive 25 minutes to a burger place three towns over just to leave the monotony of the…

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Talkboy – “Someone Else For You”

Rising Leeds-based indie act Talkboy dropped their new single “Someone Else for You” earlier this month. Released on February 8th via Come Play with Me / LAB Records, Talkboy’s new single has a mix of Bully and The Cranberries on it, channeling the 90s slightly while maintaining a modern edge. “Someone Else For You” is…

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Camarino – “When I Had Infinity”

Hazy singer/songwriter Camarino sent over their latest single “When I Had Infinity” earlier in the month and it’s been on repeat ever since. Don’t let the gentle sunny feel fool you with the vibe, “When I Had Infinity” is all about self-doubt and lacking confidence. At times it can grip you, but one must learn…

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Preview

Tonight: Bad Bad Hats

Catch indie rock group Bad Bad Hats tonight at the 9th Ward at Babeville.   From Minneapolis, Minnesota, Bad Bad Hats formed in 2012 when Kerry Alexander, Chris Hoge, and Noah Boswell attended Macalester College.  Shortly after, the trio signed to Afternoon Records through which they’ve released some singles and 2 LPs: Psychic Reader (2015), and Lightning Round…

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Benz – “Erazor”

Benz is the moniker for dreamy Sweden-based artist Ebba Salomonsson. Growing up playing in multiple bands, Salomonsson had always been a support role until moving to Malmö and exploring songwriting on her own. Benz has a sweet, gentle delivery in her vocals which are complimented by a driving instrumental and horns. Signed to Better Call Rob, Benz recently released…

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Torpid – “For Your Health”

Driving post punk act Torpid sent us a real earworm earlier in the month that we haven’t been able to put down. “For Your Health” is all about exiting your twenties and feeling not very pumped about it. Vibe wise, the vocals are reminiscent of She Wants Revenge or Dave Gahan of Depeche Mode with…

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