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Weekend Showcase 2.07

Weekend Showcase 2.07

We had an extremely busy week and, as a result, we have our longest mega-playlist of the year. We had the pleasure of sharing three premieres, looked at seven albums, shared six remixes, one great cover song, and 41 new singles. That all adds up to 57 songs on the Weekend Showcase 2.07 edition. Twelve countries are represented: Australia, Brazil, […]

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The eponymous debut album by Bentcousin

The eponymous debut album by Bentcousin

By now, in one way or another, you have heard a song by Bentcousin, who have been churning out catchy, retro-styling pop music for three-plus years. Headed by twins Amelia and Patrick Murray, the five-piece have finally released their self-titled, debut album. Bentcousin is exactly what you would expect from the London-/Brighton-based group – a fun, rambunctious album that channels […]

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Single Premiere: Bentcousin – “Where Do I Belong” (ft Lord Gabe and Lo-Fye)

Single Premiere: Bentcousin – “Where Do I Belong” (ft Lord Gabe and Lo-Fye)

To say we’re fans of Bentcousin would be a gross understatement. We started featuring the then-duo of twins Amelia and Patrick Murray in our early days when their singles “Dizzy” and “2014” grabbed our attention. Since then, the twins have expanded Bentcousin to be a full-fledged band with Fintan, Jonny, Matt, and Dan joining them (although Matt has recently left […]

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Bentcousin – “Time Will Tell”

Bentcousin – “Time Will Tell”

“Time Will Tell” is the new single from Bentcousin. The young duo from Brighton and London, UK, have been releasing single after single the past few months, including collaborating with French producer Guiville. On this track, they take an acoustic approach that recalls the music of the late ’60s and early ’70s. We’ve also included “The Last One”, which they […]

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Weekend Showcase: February 20th Playlist

Weekend Showcase: February 20th Playlist

Our weekly playlist of some awesome new music from the not so-distant-past. The playlist is at the bottom, but if there’s a track that you want to repeatedly hear, click on the song title. If you like what you hear from an artist, click on their name. “Kissing Booth”, the top-tapping, knee-slapping, rocker from Austin, Texas native, LA-based Vanderocker. The […]

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Weekend Showcase: New Singles for January 23rd Weekend

Weekend Showcase: New Singles for January 23rd Weekend

With the new year three weeks old, the avalanche of new music has commenced, so we have a slightly longer playlist this week. You’ll find everything from R&B to electronic to indie pop to indie rock to scuzz rock. Some of the artists are well-known and others still developing a following. Either way, we highly recommend that you check these […]

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New Singles: “Dizzy” and “2014” by bentcousin

New Singles: “Dizzy” and “2014” by bentcousin

Twins Amelia and Patrick Murphy co-front the whirling indie rock band bentcousin. On July 1, they released the 7″ single “Dizzy”, a whirling pop tune that will take you back to the UK in the ’70s. In a similar vein but in a more of a Velvet Underground style is the brooding number, “2014”, which is on the flip side. […]

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