Category Archives: Rock

Battles – Ice Cream (feat. Matis Aguayo)

The tunes from this New York-based experimental rock trio may not be for everyone but if you’re not hooked at first, please listen for a second time… and then listen again, and then one more time after that. In 2007 … Continue reading

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Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Ffunny Ffrends (Naked And Famous Remix)

Portland-based three piece Unknown Mortal Orchestra have been tossed around by New Zealand group The Naked and the Famous with their remix of “Ffunny Ffrends,” the lead song on the Orchestra’s debut EP released in June on Fat Possom Records. … Continue reading

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The Joy Formidable – Cradle (Fang Island Remix)

I was in a remix-y mood today and something sublime has fallen into my lap, like it was meant to be. Brooklyn-via-Rhode-Island five-piece Fang Island have provided us with today’s jam by putting a lo-fi, percussion heavy spin on a … Continue reading

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Abadabad – California Birds

Another great new group just fell on to my radar. Ooh, guess where they live? If this is a surprise to you, you obviously still listen to the Foo Fighters and/or live under a rock. Yes, that’s right, they’re from … Continue reading

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Karkwa – Le pyromane

This Montreal band has been making waves in their home province for years but have just landed in my lap for the first time here on the West Coast. This is probably due to the fact that the band is … Continue reading

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Clap You Hands Say Yeah – Maniac

Here’s a new video for new single from Brooklyn-based indie rock band Clap Your Hands Say Yeah. The song is from their third album Hysterical, released last week on their own label. It’s nice to hear the odd, wavering vocals … Continue reading

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Tribes – Nightdriving

Here’s another great jam from the great Camden based indie rock group Tribes. The group has a fanatical following throughout England and it’s no surprise they signed a deal with Island Records early in the year and are finally releasing … Continue reading

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