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Weekend Showcase 3.06

Weekend Showcase 3.06

Every week we traverse the globe for new music, and the Weekend Showcase 3.06 edition might be our most international playlist. Only about one-third of the 45 songs are from US-based musicians. The other countries represented include Australia, Bulgaria, Canada, England, Germany, Ireland, New Zealand, Norway, and Sweden. The playlist and tracklisting, as usual, follows the list of articles from […]

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The Matinee February 13th

The Matinee February 13th

The Matinee February 13th has 6 new tracks for your listening pleasure. We have a nice choosing of songs ranging from indie rock, synth pop to electro pop to get your week started off right. We hope you find your new favorite song or band today. ALYESKA – “Tilt-A-Whirl” (Los Angeles, USA) RIYL: Laura Marling, Dinosaur Jr, Kurt Vile ALEYSKA […]

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The Matinee September 7th

The Matinee September 7th

It’s September 7th so we only thought it was fitting to feature seven new songs today – that and we couldn’t quite shave it down to the usual six. We have a few upbeat synthpop tracks, lovely singer-songwriter and upbeat dream pop. We have a nice representation of countries today including Denmark, the UK, the US and Singapore. We hope […]

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Weekend Showcase 2.16

Weekend Showcase 2.16

Weekend Showcase 2.16 edition is another laid-back, chill out playlist, which has 51 songs by artists you ought to know (and some you likely do). This past week featured the usual suspects – premieres, albums, singles, and photo essays. We did, however, also invited some of our favorite artists to pay tribute to a legend, a man who we all […]

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The Matinee April 27th

The Matinee April 27th

The Matinee April 27th includes six new tracks on this fine Wednesday. We have six new tracks ranging from indie rock to shoegazey dream pop to straight up pop and electro pop/indie.   Home Clouds – “Out of Mind” (Winchester/London, England) Home Clouds are producing stellar shoegazey dream pop, the kind where you just want to hit repeat. “Out of […]

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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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Our 50 Favorite Albums of 2015 – The Full List

Our 50 Favorite Albums of 2015 – The Full List

For ease, here is the complete list of our Favorite 50 Albums of 2015. Click on the sub-heading below to be taken to the original post and hear tracks from the artists. Thanks for reading and here’s to another great year of music ahead of us.   The First 15 Alabama Shakes – Sound & Color Algiers – Algiers The […]

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50 Favorite Albums of 2015 – Part 3

50 Favorite Albums of 2015 – Part 3

Today, we reach the final 20 of our 50 Favorite Albums of 2015. From riot grrrl to psychedelic pop, from contemporary indie rock to the sounds of the ’50s and ’60s, from alt-folk to alt-country, the list is eclectic, diverse, and filled with the best of 2015. Read the final 20 LPs below. If you’re just catching up, you can find […]

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WOOF. Bad Connection Album Review + Q&A

WOOF. Bad Connection Album Review + Q&A

Today we have an album review with WOOF. whom we included as a hidden gem almost a year ago. We have followed him as he continues to post track after track on Soundcloud and there is finally an album, Bad Connection released on Tree Machine Records last month. We recently shared “Nothing to Say” which is included on the album. […]

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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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The Matinee October 2

The Matinee October 2

Today’s Matinee for October 2 features 6 new tracks to kick off your weekend. We have a few tracks from the Britain and the rest coming from the US. We hope you find some new music today. Have a great weekend.     Brothertiger (USA) – “Wake” Brothertiger is John Jagos and he has a new single titled “Wake”. This […]

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Weekend Showcase – August 1st Edition

Weekend Showcase – August 1st Edition

The Weekend Showcase August 1st Edition has 28 singles. In case you may have missed it, The Weekend Showcase is now a compilation of the singles we have featured on the Melodic Tonic and The Matinee. If you missed these specific features, the links are below. Oh, if you’re wondering why the double up on some of the features, we […]

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The Matinee July 31st Edition (1 of 2)

The Matinee July 31st Edition (1 of 2)

Here is part 1 of The Matinee. This week has been pretty crazy. Half of our staff has been recovering from back to back music festivals and our site was temporarily down on Wednesday. We actually are double dipping today so we can still provide you with a full on playlist for the weekend. Today’s 6 tracks for Part 1 […]

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Weekend Showcase: Nine New Tracks from the Past Week

Weekend Showcase: Nine New Tracks from the Past Week

Our weekend showcase includes nine new tracks from the past week, including tracks from bands and musicians in Norway, Sweden, Greece, the UK, and the USA: “Not to Offend”, an indie-rock tune from New York City’s WOOF. “Primrose Green”, the first single from Ryley Walker‘s forthcoming album by the same name. It’s out March 31 on Dead Oceans. “Picking Words”, […]

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Mundo Musique: Hidden Gem – WOOF

Mundo Musique: Hidden Gem – WOOF

I haven’t been too intrigued by a solo artist in quite a long while. I came across WOOF recently who is actually Kelan Bonislawski from NJ and he is making music on his own and posting songs on soundcloud. He has quite an extensive list of songs on his soundcloud and everything I have heard so far is really, really good. The one […]

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