Tag: Gengahr

Weekend Showcase 4.02

Weekend Showcase 4.02

No big introduction is needed because the Weekend Showcase 4.02 edition features the best new music from the past week or so. Find 52 songs on the mega playlist from artists representing 11 countries, including: Australia, Austria, Canada, Denmark, England, France, Japan, Norway, Scotland, Sweden, and the United States. The playlist and tracklisting, as usual, follows the list of articles from […]

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Saturday Sampler January 20th

Saturday Sampler January 20th

The Saturday Sampler January 20th edition brings you nine brilliant new songs from across the globe. Featuring artists from Austria, England, Norway, Sweden, and the U.S., today’s playlist offers a variety of genres to please every musical palette. We kick things off with a stunning Scandinavian artist.   Big Fox – “The Fight” (Malmö, Sweden) RIYL: Lisa Hannigan, Joan As […]

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61 Most Anticipated Albums of 2018

61 Most Anticipated Albums of 2018

Today we share our 61 Most Anticipated Albums of 2018, a list that includes long-awaited debuts, returns of some legends, and plenty of emerging talents destined for superstardom. Some of the LPs listed have definite release dates; others are based on substantiated rumors. Then there are a few that are just us desperately hoping for a new record. Let us […]

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Weekend Showcase 3.37

Weekend Showcase 3.37

Another fabulous week in music has passed us, and the next 6 to 8 weeks look incredible. In the meantime, take a moment to reflect back on the week that was with the Weekend Showcase 3.37 edition. Fifty-four songs are on this playlist, although not all of them are on SoundCloud or Spotify. Fifty-three are on the former while the […]

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The Matinee September 22nd

The Matinee September 22nd

As we do every Friday, The Matinee September 22nd has nine songs to help you kick off the weekend. We kick things off a bit differently, featuring one of the great indie-rock artists and arguably the best songwriter of her generation as well as the return of a great UK band.   Angel Olsen – “Special” (Asheville, NC, USA) RIYL: […]

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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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Weekend Showcase October 3rd Edition

Weekend Showcase October 3rd Edition

On the Weekend Showcase October 3rd Edition, we have arguably our most diverse playlist, ranging from indie rock to indie pop, electronic to folk, high-intensity songs to lush and mellow numbers. As always, we span the globe to find the best new music from well-known to those-you-should-know independent artists. Nine countries are represented, specifically: Austria, Australia, Colombia, England, Israel, New […]

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Matinee September 30

Matinee September 30

We have another six tracks for your listening pleasure. Most of the tracks are smooth or upbeat, along with a lovely singer-songwriter for a little diversity. Most are from the USA, but we do have a couple from the UK.   Blonde Summer (USA) – “Stay Kids” Blonde Summer is an American indie rock band from Los Angeles. Since their […]

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Mundo 20: Favorite Albums of the Second Quarter 2015

Mundo 20: Favorite Albums of the Second Quarter 2015

Every three months, we like to look back on some of the great albums that crossed our desks, landed in our inboxes, or that we just decided to pick up because we were curious. In April, we counted down our 20 Favorite Albums of the First Quarter. We had so much to write that we had to split it up […]

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Gengahr – “A Dream Outside”

Gengahr – “A Dream Outside”

Ever since we heard the first few tracks from their She’s A Witch EP, including the stellar track “Haunter” and then the first single, “She’s A Witch”, we took notice and realized Gengahr is a band to watch. They have now released their debut album, A Dream Outside. We take a listen to the new album and share our thoughts. […]

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Weekend Showcase: April 17th Edition

Weekend Showcase: April 17th Edition

It’s time. Time for The Weekend Showcase, your weekly feature of stunning, awesome, mind-blowing new singles from the not-so-distant future. Twenty tracks as always. Same rules applies. 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 […]

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Gengahr – “Heroine”

Gengahr – “Heroine”

We’ve written about London-based Gengahr a couple of times over the past few months. We started with featuring the awesome “Haunter” on the March 13th Weekend Showcase and then they shared their memories of SXSW with us. This week, they released another great track, “Heroine”, which accompanied the announcement that they will finally release their long-awaited debut album, A Dream Outside. Needless to say, […]

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Memories of SXSW – Artist Edition (Part II)

Memories of SXSW – Artist Edition (Part II)

Yesterday, eight artists shared their favorite memories of SXSW, reflecting on everything from movie stars Bill Murray to Elijah, eating at notable eateries like Torchy’s Tacos, searching for an iconic record store in the rain, creating souvenirs to hand out to the audience, and seeing some top-notch acts like The Zombies, Angel Olsen, and The Damned. Today, seven more artists […]

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SXSW Picks – Tuesday 3/17

SXSW Picks – Tuesday 3/17

We shared our top-20 SXSW picks two weeks ago, which is definitely a hard task with how many great bands are in Austin this week. Today, we look at some bands to see as well as some very awesome day and night showcases that you do not want to miss. We decided on a few choice bands in the evening to […]

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Weekend Showcase: March 13th Playlist

Weekend Showcase: March 13th Playlist

Another week goes by and more great music to share. This week’s playlist has 20 singles from different places, although coincidentally it’s heavy on UK and Toronto bands. If you like what you hear, click on the song title, as there may be additional tracks. If you like the artist / band, click on their name to be taken to their […]

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Gengahr – “Haunter”

Gengahr – “Haunter”

“Haunter” from London-based quartet Gengahr is a smooth, dreamy track in the mode of Fleet Foxes…they will be at the SXSW festival next week and are gaining popularity and traction in a very short amount of time after their latest EP release She’s a Witch.  Also below is another dreamy track from the same titled EP release, “She’s a Witch”. “Haunter” can be […]

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