AJJ Posted by Ed Sellers 07 Jun, 2023
Ever since Sean Bonnette and Ben Gallaty formed AJJ back in 2004, it’s felt like the world has been playing catch-up. That’s because the band—completed these days by guitarist/keyboard player Preston Bryant, cellist Mark Glick and (relatively) new drummer Kevin Higuchi—has always woven apocalyptic themes and imagery into many of its songs and lyrics. They even self-rel...
Snakehips Posted by Simon Clarkson 02 Jun, 2023
Oliver Lee and James Carter make up the storied UK production and DJ duo, Snakehips.
With over 2 billion catalogue streams over their career, Snakehips continue to evolve and connect with listeners around the world. Their 2015 mega-hit “All My Friends” featuring Tinashe and Chance The Rapper turned Snakehips into a household name. Accumulating 750 million combined global...
Robocobra Quartet Posted by Matt Bates 01 Jun, 2023
"A signature sound of jazz-motivated, punk-informed spoken word" - Loud & Quiet
Experimentation is at the core of Robocobra Quartet, whether it be in the fluid line-up (musicians tagging in and out to make up the live touring quartet) or in their unique self-produced records made in their hometown of Belfast, Northern Ireland.
These juxtapositions are just the beginn...
HOL! Posted by Paul McQueen 31 May, 2023
Packs Posted by Matt Pickering-Copley 22 May, 2023
In March 2020, as the world dealt with collective uncertainty, Madeline Link was dealing with unthinkable tragedy on a much more personal level. Her aunt, Lori Tate, was killed in Seattle, a victim of a hit-and-run. Madeline was spending the early weeks of lockdown with her parents and sister in Ottawa, stuck grieving remotely in Canada’s capital city with no distractions a...
Heart Attack Man Posted by Ed Sellers 04 May, 2023
Heart Attack Man write the soundtrack to “figuring it out.” Rife with intricate riffs, gleefully catchy choruses, robust rhythms, and a whole lot of outcast charm, the Cleveland band—Eric Egan [vocals, guitar], Adam Paduch [drums], and Ty Sickels [guitar]—turn all the awkwardness of growing up into undeniable and unpredictable anthems, teetering on an axis of punk, ro...
Michigander Posted by Ed Sellers 28 Apr, 2023
Michigan-born and Nashville-based singer, songwriter, and producer Jason Singer leaves one chapter in the rear-view and turns the page on another with elevated and eloquent songcraft, uplifting instrumentation, and plainspoken heartland storytelling punctuated by alternative flare. After amassing tens of millions of streams, packing shows coast-to-coast, and earning widespread...
Ho99o9 Posted by Ed Sellers 20 Apr, 2023
The atmosphere is full of chemicals and tension. Cynicism and mistrust are at a record high. The whole societal order is teetering on the brink of collapse. So what better time could there possibly be for a new Ho99o9 (horror) album?
When the duo of Yeti Bones and theOGM kicked in the doors of the music industry in 2014 with an iconically off-the-rails set at the Afropunk...
Natalie Red Posted by Sally Dunstone 17 Apr, 2023
Born in Estonia, raised in Finland and currently based in London, Natalie Red is a producer, writer and artist whose nomadic background gives influence to her uniquely fresh sound blending sounds across UK electronic and pop, with US trap, Hip-hop and RnB. A gifted producer, with a true ability to write uptempo, super catchy tracks that will earworm into your mind within seco...
Michael Monroe Posted by Ed Sellers 13 Apr, 2023