Tag: Bells Atlas

Weekend Showcase 3.05

Weekend Showcase 3.05

Fifty-one (51) songs occupy the Weekend Showcase 3.05 edition. As always, the playlist is a global one with thirteen countries represented. They include: Algeria, Australia, Canada, Colombia, England, Germany, Iceland, Mali, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden, and the United States. The playlist and tracklisting, as usual, follows the list of articles from the past week. Enjoy the great music and […]

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The Matinee February 10th

The Matinee February 10th

The Matinee February 10th has 9 awesome new tracks for your listening pleasure. We hope these songs get your weekend kicked off right. We hope you find your new favorite band or track today. As always don’t forget to check back tomorrow for our Saturday Sampler and then again on Sunday for our Weekend Showcase.   Bells Atlas – “N C […]

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Bells Atlas’ transcendent “Hyperlust”

Bells Atlas’ transcendent “Hyperlust”

In the two previous occasions that we had featured Bells Atlas (April 3 and May 8), we gushed about their ability to seamlessly integrate sounds and rhythms from across genres AND cultures into one cohesive song. To hear this approach span an album – even only a four-track EP – is simply remarkable. On their latest record, Hyperlust, each song sounds different […]

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Weekend Showcase – May 8th Edition

Weekend Showcase – May 8th Edition

This week, we feature 21 tracks to get you through the weekend. We have two firsts – bands from Moscow and Kuwait make the list. In addition, we have an awesome singer-songwriter from a town that Ben grew up in. If this is your first visit to the Weekend Showcase, some simple instructions. If you like the artist / band, […]

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Bells Atlas – “Bling”

Bells Atlas – “Bling”

  A few weeks ago, we featured Bells Atlas awesome single, “Future Bones”. A week ago, the Oakland, California band released another terrific track, “Bling”. It retains the soulful, Afro-beat sound of their first single, but the song is more sultry. Frontwoman Sandra Lawson-Ndu’s voice takes on a seductive quality a la PHOX‘s Monica Martin. Both “Bling” and “Future Bones”, […]

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Weekend Showcase: April 3rd Edition

Weekend Showcase: April 3rd Edition

It’s Friday and you know what that means… WEEKEND SHOWCASE! Twenty singles from the indie world on what may be our most upbeat playlist to date. If this is the first time you’re listening to the Weekend Showcase, some things to help you if you like what you hear: If you like the artist / band, click on their name […]

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Bells Atlas – “Future Bones”

Bells Atlas – “Future Bones”

On Tuesday, “Oakland-based Bells Atlas released the stunning and infectious “Future Bones”. It’s a track that blends a variety of genres – R&B, indie rock, pop, and soul – into something absolutely brilliant. It’s an innovative and refreshing approach on genres that can get a little stale. Previous to “Future Bones”, they released a number of other singles and a […]

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