Tag: Frøkedal

Weekend Showcase 3.22

Weekend Showcase 3.22

The Weekend Showcase 3.22 edition is a pretty special one. It features some of our favorite artists and bands of all-time plus several rising musicians with the potential to be massive stars. In addition, there are a number of politically-charged songs that will blow your mind. This isn’t the protest music of the ’60s and ’70s, but a new era […]

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The Matinee June 6th

The Matinee June 6th

The Matinee June 6th buzzes with some anthemic rockers, personal folk-pop songs, and, of course, one ’80s-inspired tune. Oh, there’s one cover song that will rock your world for how the band re-imagined a classic disco tune.   Autre Monde – “I Want My Enemies to Prosper” (Dublin, Ireland) RIYL: Wolf Parade, Franz Ferdinand, Kaiser Chiefs Protest music is back […]

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Frøkedal – “Hold On Dreamer”

Frøkedal – “Hold On Dreamer”

Despite much of popular music focusing on creating catchy tunes with standard arrangements and repetitive choruses, I’m still convinced that we are in the midst of a great era of not just songwriting but storytelling. The emergence of artists like Courtney Barnett and Natalie Prass, are evidence of this, and the past week we bare witness to some of the […]

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Weekend Showcase September 19th Edition

Weekend Showcase September 19th Edition

The Weekend Showcase September 19th Edition is another global affair with 10 countries represented (Australia, England, Indonesia, Lebanon, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Scotland, Sweden, and the United States). It’s a more diverse playlist, ranging from anthemic rockers to breathtaking dream-pop, rousing Americana to shimmering psychedelia. Twenty-eight (28) songs once again are included for your weekend listening pleasure. If this is […]

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The Matinee September 17

The Matinee September 17

The Matinee September 17 edition takes another spin around the world, seeking new music for your listening pleasure. Six songs, four countries are represented today. There’s more of a rock slant to today’s selection, but it’s not all hard stuff. Moving Panoramas (USA) – “Radar” The Matinee kicks off with an all-female trio to watch over the coming months. Based […]

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