Category: Singles

Mvrie Celeste – “Blackhole”

Mvrie Celeste – “Blackhole”

“Blackhole” is from London-based, multi-genre specialist Mvrie Celeste, who goes electro-pop on this dark, haunting, but stirring track. It’s the latest single from her upcoming EP, Animalia (May). The title track of her EP was shared a couple of months ago on the February 27th playlist, but you can also hear it below to hear how versatile Celeste is. You can […]

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Crushed Beaks – “Overgrown”

Crushed Beaks – “Overgrown”

“Overgrown” is a Smiths-esque tune from London-based Crushed Beaks, and it’s a scintillating track. The single is from their forthcoming debut album, Scatter, which will be released in North America on May 12 on Matilda Records and Moshi Moshi Records. The lead single from the album, “History”, is below, along with “Rising Sign”, which is a great rocker. You can […]

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LA Font – “Whisperer”

LA Font – “Whisperer”

“Whisperer” from LA Font is some great indie based rock reminiscent of Built To Spill. The newest track is from their upcoming release Hangtime Vol. 1 which will be out via Fleeting Youth Records on April 28th. You can hear “Whisperer” and several other tracks on our April 10th edition of The Weekend Showcase.

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Savanna – “Gods We Are”

Savanna – “Gods We Are”

“Gods We Are” is a single from Savanna‘s new album that was released last month titled Dreams To Be Awake.  The Lisbon, Portugal based band is displaying a myriad of experimental and psychedelic sounds similar to Temples. You can hear “Gods We Are” and several other tracks on our April 10th edition of The Weekend Showcase.  

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CRHØMA – “Break Out”

CRHØMA – “Break Out”

“Break Out” is the stirring new single from London-based CRHØMA who have recently gained traction with their soulful vocals and energetic beats. They are definitely an up and coming electro indie band you want to keep your eye on. You can hear “Break Out” and several other tracks on our April 10th edition of The Weekend Showcase.

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Murder Shoes – “Maybe You Can”

Murder Shoes – “Maybe You Can”

“Maybe You Can” is the newest track by Minneapolis band Murder Shoes. They are creating great female led indie surf-rock with shoegaze undertones.  The single is from their forthcoming self titled EP out May 1 on Land Ski Records. The new EP features five songs brimming with surf noir drama and pop shenanigans, including the single, “Maybe You Can” (https://murdershoes.bandcamp.com/album/murder-shoes-2). You can hear […]

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Repel the Robot – “Feels Damn Good”

Repel the Robot – “Feels Damn Good”

“Feels Damn Good” is from Dallas based band Repel the Robot who likes to consider themselves Robot Rock. We consider them a great electro-rock duo and their newest surprise release gets you moving to the beat. We took notice this year when they won the JanSport battle of the bands contest at SXSW. We look forward to new material from this promising […]

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Myzica – “Wait Just A Minute”

Myzica – “Wait Just A Minute”

“Wait Just a Minute” is the jivey, poppy new single from Nashville duo Myzica. The tracks echoes of Swedish pop sensation Robyn with its combination of a rousing chorus and electronic beats. This single officially drops April 21 on Peptalk Records and Tone Tree Music. Myzica are producer Micah Tawlks and singer Isaaca Byrd, who formed last year after experimenting […]

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Surf Rock is Dead – “Zen A”

Surf Rock is Dead – “Zen A”

“Zen A” from Surf Rock is Dead, another of our favorite discoveries, sees the NYC-based go a bit more dreamy and shoegaze-y on this awesome track. Like Bronx Cheerleader, we’re patiently awaiting a record. The duo was featured in the January 30th playlist with “Late Risers”, which is below along with “Equinox”. You can hear “Zen A” and several other […]

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Bronx Cheerleader – “Marble”

Bronx Cheerleader – “Marble”

“Marble” is the awesome re-released single from Bronx Cheerleader, one of our favorite discoveries since starting The Weekend Showcase as we had featured “Sam is Dead” back on the January 30 playlist. We’re still awaiting the release of an EP or LP. You can hear “Marble” and several other tracks on our April 10th edition of The Weekend Showcase.

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Axel Flóvent – “Forest Fires”

Axel Flóvent – “Forest Fires”

“Forest Fires” is the stunning new single by Axel Flóvent, whose dream-pop is reminiscent of S. Carey and Bon Iver. Flóvent hails from Iceland, and “Forest Fires” is the self-titled, lead single from his latest EP, which comes out May 25 on London indie label Trellis Records. A couple of Flóvent’s earlier tracks are below. You can hear “Forest Fires” […]

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Trails and Ways – “Skeletons”

Trails and Ways – “Skeletons”

“Skeletons”, the bubbly indie-pop track by Trails and Ways, is a splash of Bombay Bicycle Club, a twist of Passion Pit, and a dash of Chromatics. It’s the lead single from their forthcoming LP, Pathology, which comes out June 2 on Barsuk Records. And here’s how the song came to fruition according to Ian Quirk: The song’s origin is from […]

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Comet Gain – “To The City’s Core”

Comet Gain – “To The City’s Core”

“To the City’s Core” is from London veteran rock-punk-pop band Comet Gain. With seven albums under their belt, they released a new EP, Fingerprint Ritual, earlier in the week, which consists of four outstanding tracks. Hear below some of their past song. Meanwhile, above, “To the City’s Core” is a fuzzy, post-punk-pop track that is fun and infectious. Fingerprint Ritual […]

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Oh So Quiet – “Motorcycle Journey”

Oh So Quiet – “Motorcycle Journey”

“Motorcycle Journey” is the debut single from London-via-Argentina band Oh So Quiet, who are like a gentler version of Local Natives. Great sound, and we can’t wait to hear more from this quintet. You can hear “Motorcycle Journey” and several other tracks on our April 10th edition of The Weekend Showcase.  

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Hidden Gem: bitter’s kiss

Hidden Gem: bitter’s kiss

Sometimes you listen to a song or two and just have to immediately share it. This is happening today and bitter’s kiss must be shared. We love discovering younger and ‘talented beyond their years’ artists, like Sammy Brue. We can now add Chloe Baker to the list of very talented teenage singer-songwriters. With the help of her father, bitter’s kiss (aka Chloe Baker) […]

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All In A Day: CBC Searchlight Ottawa Day 9

All In A Day: CBC Searchlight Ottawa Day 9

TODAY’S RANDOMLY CHOSEN ARTIST ENTRIES FROM OTTAWA ARE: Click here for the playlist: http://music.cbc.ca/play/The-Revue/playlist/Searchlight-Ottawa-9 Andre et Michele – Brought it into Song Direct Link to Vote: http://music.cbc.ca/play/artist/Andre-et-Michele/Brought-it-into-Song  Summer Jamz EP by André et Michèle Website: www.andremichele.bandcamp.com Facebook: @andre.et.michele Twitter: @AndreEtMichele Trench Town Oddities – Working Again Direct Link to Vote: http://music.cbc.ca/play/artist/Trench-Town-Oddities/Working-Again Website: www.threnchtownoddities.com Facebook: @Trench-Town-Oddities Twitter: @trenchtownodds Adam Hamelin – She Don’t Know You Anymore […]

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A quick conversation with….Inner Outlaws

A quick conversation with….Inner Outlaws

We shared a lovely track back in February on our Weekend Showcase from Inner Outlaws titled “Just Like Moonlight”. The Brooklyn based indie band is actually writing, recording and releasing a single every month during the course of 2015. They have a brand new track for April titled “Suzanna” which is an awesome lyrical gem and we also asked them a few questions […]

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All In A Day: CBC Searchlight Ottawa Day 8

All In A Day: CBC Searchlight Ottawa Day 8

TODAY’S RANDOMLY CHOSEN ARTIST ENTRIES FROM OTTAWA ARE: Click here for the playlist: http://music.cbc.ca/play/The-Revue/playlist/Searchlight-Ottawa-8 Fauzya Moore – Rainy Season Come In Fast Direct Link to Vote: http://music.cbc.ca/play/artist/Fauzya-Moore/Rainy-Season-Come-In-Fast Website: www.mysixseasons.com Trait D’union – Alright Direct Link to Vote: http://music.cbc.ca/play/artist/Trait-Dunion/Alright https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Hr97Td71ts Website: www.uniondetrait.bandcamp.com Facebook: @Trait-Dunion Twitter: @UnionDeTrait Chairman George – Bouzouki Dawn Direct Link to Vote: http://music.cbc.ca/play/artist/Chairman-George/Bouzouki-Dawn Website: www.chairmangeorge.com Facebook: @ChairmanGeorge Twitter: @Chairman_George Cornflower Blue – […]

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All In A Day: CBC Searchlight Ottawa Day 7

All In A Day: CBC Searchlight Ottawa Day 7

In the 2014 CBC Searchlight competition, Lauren Mann and the Fairly Odd Folk took the prize with the song “I Lost Myself”. Read more… TODAYS RANDOMLY CHOSEN ARTIST ENTRIES FROM OTTAWA ARE: Click here for the Playlist: http://music.cbc.ca/play/The-Revue/playlist/Searchlight-Ottawa-7 Brant Pethick – Everything Tonight Direct Link to Vote: http://music.cbc.ca/play/artist/Brant-Pethick/Everything-Tonight Website: www.brantpethick.com Facebook: @Brant-Pethick Twitter: @brantpmusic Suns of Static – Hold and Wait Direct […]

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Eskimeaux – ‘Broken Necks’

Eskimeaux – ‘Broken Necks’

When Gabrielle Smith isn’t busy working with with Frankie Cosmos or Bellows, she writes and produces music as Eskimeaux.  Eskimeaux’s debut full length album O.K. will be out on May 12, but they have shared the catchy single “Broken Necks”. “Broken Necks” is about friendship, with Smith singing “While you were breaking your neck trying to keep your head up, […]

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