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Weekend Showcase 3.44

Weekend Showcase 3.44

We pride ourselves on sharing the best new music from around the world, and the Weekend Showcase 3.44 edition is truly a global one. Fifty-three (53) song occupy the mega-playlist with artists and bands representing 16 countries. There are some from the US, but the majority of the songs are from one of these places: Australia, Canada, Denmark, England, Germany, […]

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Favorite 50 Albums of 2016 – The Full List

Favorite 50 Albums of 2016 – The Full List

Happy Holidays everyone. If you’re finished unwrapping gifts, possibly too stuffed from all the turkey, ham, and other goodies, or maybe trying to avoid the Christmas cake, take a moment to review the full list of our Favorite 50 Albums of 2016. A playlist is also provided that could be spun on Spotify (no Thee Oh Sees) or SoundCloud (Go […]

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Favorite 50 Albums of 2016 – Part 4

Favorite 50 Albums of 2016 – Part 4

The countdown continues with our Favorite 50 Albums of 2016 – Part 4. The ten albums featured include a spellbinding combination of jazz, soul, and R&B; a trip through 19th Century Western Australia; mandolin folk-rock; the year’s most emotional LP; and the return of one of music’s great bands. The previous 30 albums can be reviewed in Parts 1, 2, […]

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Weekend Showcase 2.25

Weekend Showcase 2.25

As you enjoy the last days of the long weekend, ignite the barbecue, and get ready for the celebration, let the Weekend Showcase 2.25 edition set off the fireworks. Forty-eight songs are on the playlist, featuring artists from 13 countries, including: Australia, Canada, England, France, Ireland, Israel, New Zealand, Norway, Scotland, Spain, Sweden, Wales, and the United States. The playlist […]

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Oh Pep!

Oh Pep! – “Stadium Cake”

Oh Pep! It’s a funny, odd, name. It gets a lot of attention of its own. “Oh” for Olivia Hally and “Pep” For Pepita Emmerichs, who hail from Melbourne, Australia. The exclamation point? Just good business sense. But that’s not the reason to get into this band, whose brilliant debut EP, 2015’s Living, stirred our souls. Their new album, Stadium […]

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Weekend Showcase 2.13

Weekend Showcase 2.13

This week was filled with memories, specifically those related to South by Southwest. But between the stories, we still featured some great new singles, reviewed a handful of albums, and shared a few videos. You’ll find all the articles in the list below. Or, take a short cut and listened to the Weekend Showcase 2.13, which has 46 songs from […]

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The Matinee April 5th

The Matinee April 5th

As we have a slightly longer edition of The Matinee April 5th, we keep things short so you can enjoy the mix of indie rock, indie pop, electronic, electro-pop, and folk-pop tunes.   The Hazy Seas – “Evergreen” (Marquette, MI, USA) Originally the bedroom project by Alec Heredia, who moved from Chicago to northern Michigan, newcomers The Hazy Seas have released […]

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Mundo 50: RevueFest II

Mundo 50: RevueFest II

A year ago when the numerous festivals were announcing their lineups, we were joking around and exchanging names on the artists and bands we would invite if we could curate our own event. This little brainstorming session resulted in us sharing RevueFest, our make-believe, three-day festival. Like what we aimed to do here, the focus was on those hidden gems […]

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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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Favorite EPs of 2015 (Part II)

Favorite EPs of 2015 (Part II)

Yesterday, we shared ten of our Favorite EPs of 2015. In an age of short attention spans, EPs are a great approach for artists and bands wishing to have more of their music heard as well as to demonstrate their musical range. Here are ten more EPs that amazed us.   Kaptan – Sprinter We became enamored this year with […]

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Oh Pep! – “Living” EP

Oh Pep! – “Living” EP

They’re only in their early twenties, but mulit-instrumentalists and songwriters Olivia ‘Liv’ Hally and Pepita ‘Pep’ Emmerichs are already being hailed as Australia’s next great folk duo. Through their shared project Oh Pep!, the twosome have already released two EPs and won a handful of awards Down Under, including awarded Young Folk Performer of the Year by The Age Music […]

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Weekend Showcase – July 10th Edition

Weekend Showcase – July 10th Edition

We have a brand new soundtrack for the long weekend. There are plenty of American artists plus some from Canada, Australia, one even from China, and Europe on this week’s Weekend Showcase. We hope you enjoy spinning the Weekend Showcase. Oh, if this is your first visit, some simple hints for you when reading the tracklisting f you like the artist / […]

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Oh Pep! – “The Race”

Oh Pep! – “The Race”

Location: Melbourne, Australia Members: Oh Pep! are Olivia ‘Liv’ Hally and Pepita ‘Pep’ Emmerichs, who are in their early twenties. For those who like: Lake Street Dive, Teenage Love, Lucius Our take: Obviously, if a song makes it on the Weekend Showcase, we’re really digging it. Some songs more than others. “The Race” by Melbourne duo Oh Pep! is one that has […]

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