Tag: Chorusgirl

The Mega, Mega Playlist of 2015

The Mega, Mega Playlist of 2015

Over the past year, we’ve listened to thousands of singles – way too many to count. Throughout the year, we’ve shared many of them through three regular features – The Melodic Tonic, The Matinee, and The Weekend Showcase. While we could have rolled up all those singles into one mammoth playlist, that would have meant a playlist of nearly 1,500 songs, not to […]

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Chorusgirl – “Chorusgirl”

Chorusgirl – “Chorusgirl”

Seven years ago, a little band from Brooklyn emerged with little fanfare. Unabashedly influenced by The Vaselines, the Dum Dum Girls quietly emerged as one of indie music’s buzziest buzz bands with their infectious jangly surf-pop, and their single “Jail La La” was an immediate hit in 2010. Fast forward five years, another band with a similar sound is setting […]

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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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Chorusgirl – “No Moon”

Chorusgirl – “No Moon”

  Last week, London quartet Chorusgirl released a terrific split 7″ single. On the one side is the jangle-pop gem, “No Moon”, and the other side is the shoegazey, jangly, pop tune “Dream On, Baby Blue”. The tracks remind us a lot of early Dum Dum Girls and The Vaselines. The latter song even has traces of The Bangles. Any […]

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