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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 7th

The Matinee February 7th

The Matinee February 7th offers a smooth 9 songs on this Tuesday. There is one notable name, but the remaining artists are on the verge of something really, really special. Amber Arcades – “It Changes” (Utrecht, Netherlands) RIYL: Alvvays, Waxahatchee, Courtney Barnett Annelotte de Graaf – the woman behind Amber Arcades – has become one of our all-time favorite artists on […]

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51 Most Anticipated Albums of 2017

51 Most Anticipated Albums of 2017

Choosing our Most Anticipated Albums of 2017 is an extremely difficult exercise. We considered listing 100, but that was unmanageable; 25 would have been too few. So, we settled on 51 albums, many of which have been confirmed and others are simply wishful thinking. Alice Glass (TBA) After a messy departure from Crystal Castles and former bandmate Ethan Kahl, Alice Glass has […]

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Weekend Showcase 2.18

Weekend Showcase 2.18

Another busy week has passed us filled with some great new music. If you missed it because you were pre-occupied spinning Radiohead’s A Moon Shaped Pool, the Weekend Showcase 2.18 edition will help you catch up. For us personally, we shared six premieres, five album reviews, one photo essay, a Mundo list of guilty pleasures, and 42 additional singles. The […]

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French For Rabbits & Fraser Ross at Caroline (photo essay)

French For Rabbits & Fraser Ross at Caroline (photo essay)

Photos by Jasper Rain, words by Ben Yung with contributions from Jasper For the two of us, seeing New Zealand’s outfit French for Rabbits was high on the live music list. Their combination of dream-pop and indie folk has long mesmerized all of us at The Revue since we first featured them as a hidden gem and the subsequent occasions […]

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Our Favorite Hidden Gems of 2015

Our Favorite Hidden Gems of 2015

You might be asking, “Why would we have a list dedicated to hidden gems when The Revue is about hidden gems?” That’s definitely true. This list is dedicated to those artists who really blew us away this past year with new singles or albums, and who continue to fly under the radar. Some of our favorite gems, who were once […]

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Weekend Showcase November 7th Edition

Weekend Showcase November 7th Edition

We have a special 30-song edition of the Weekend Showcase, ranging from blistering rock to euphoric indie-folk to subdue pop, folk, and ambient numbers. As always, the artists come from across the globe, representing Australia, Canada, Great Britain, Ireland, Japan, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Scotland, Sweden, and The United States of America. If this is your first time visiting […]

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The Matinee November 3

The Matinee November 3

The Matinee November 3 Edition spins 6 new singles from five countries. Hear them below. Basia Bulat – “Infamous” (Toronto / Montreal, Canada) It wouldn’t be a stretch to call Basia Bulat Canada’s sweetheart. The rising star from Toronto has been stealing audience’s hearts for 8 years with her combination of indie-folk, folk, and soul. She had her breakthrough in […]

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Weekend Showcase – May 29th Edition

Weekend Showcase – May 29th Edition

It’s Friday, so it’s the usual thing here on The Revue – The Weekend Showcase! Twenty new tunes to get you through the weekend. If this is your first time checking out the playlist, below are some quick points to consider. If you like the artist / band, click on their name to be taken to their Facebook page or […]

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French for Rabbits – “Hold Hands”

French for Rabbits – “Hold Hands”

  Earlier this year, we had featured New Zealand band French for Rabbits as a Hidden Gem, recognizing them for their brilliant and breathtaking dream-folk. Their most recent album, Spirits, was startling and gorgeous, and it immediately won us over. The band has returned with a single, “Hold Hands”, which will be released as part of a special compilation called Autumn […]

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Hidden Gem: New Zealand’s French for Rabbits

Hidden Gem: New Zealand’s French for Rabbits

New Zealand has been a place where we’ve looked to find some great new artists and musicians, some well-known and some on the precipice of major success – such as Nadia Reid, Tiny Ruins, Black City Lights (who sadly announced they were going their separate ways last week), Anthonie Tonnon, Andrew Keoghan, The Terminals, and The Naked and The Famous. […]

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