The new Sleeper Agent track debuted on Rolling Stone last week, and it's since grabbed on a hold on my ears. Nice to hear that Tony Smith & company can repeat that infectious and raucous sing-along pop, especially since this with be their first major label release (RCA). Here's "Waves" from Sleeper Agent's forthcoming 2014 … Continue reading Sleeper Agent “Waves”
This track has been a constant play since I bought Scrimshire's Bight from Google Play. At the start, the track has a slight reggae infusion from the programming and guitar, before slowing down a bit for the chorus then huge build back up with the next verse. I'm loving Faye Houston's presence throughout this record. … Continue reading TuneCrush: Scrimshire “Turn It Round”
Nashville, TN rockers Sound & Shape will hit the road this July for a short tour before entering the studio to begin work on their 3rd full length record. Stream their most recent release, Hourglass, here and buy it at Bandcamp. Also, there's a free tour sampler available at Noisetrade. Want more insight into the … Continue reading Sound & Shape Southeast Tour July/August 2013
Bear Language's grooves on this debut full-length come hard with great production. At times melancholy, at more times muscular with electronic infusions. You can hear elements of Local Natives, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Rage Against The Machine. The record was mastered by Joe Lambert, whose recent work includes Local Natives's Hummingbird and Youth Lagoon's … Continue reading Full Stream of Bear Language’s new project, Rememory
Boston-based power trio Bear Language will be releasing their full-length debut disc, Rememory, on Monday, June 17. Their new single, "Meet Me Outside", is currently streaming exclusively at their website, and features the modern progressive rock blend fans have come to appreciate. Rememory will be available at iTunes, Spotify, and their website.
Hailing from Baltimore, MD, Harmonic Blue is singer-songwriter Zach Field, bassist-producer Gabe Bustos, guitarist-songwriter Anthony Ajluni, and drummer Sam Balcom. The band stirs what I call crooner's' college rock, equal parts jazzy storytelling and jam-band with a warm, acoustic energy. One can hear the elements of Dave Matthews' Band with a touch more a Jeff … Continue reading Groove Loves Melody Q&A with Harmonic Blue
Spot turned ears and heads on modern and indie rock radio with the single "Moon June Spoon" from their 1995 eponymous titled debut for Ardent Records. Due to contractual wrangling between labels interested in the band, The band was forced to ride out the rest of their contract with no tour support and no new … Continue reading Spot – Splatter Splash