Tag: Eleanor Friedberger

Weekend Showcase 4.06

Weekend Showcase 4.06

It was Valentine’s week, and we fell in love with several new artists and bands. We also fell head over heels again for some of indie’s greatest artists, who surprised us with the gift of new songs. To hear what we mean, the Weekend Showcase 4.06 edition reviews the week that was in music. The playlist has 55 songs from 14 […]

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The Matinee ’18 February 15th – North American Edition

The Matinee ’18 February 15th – North American Edition

Earlier today we shared the World Edition of The Matinee, which you can find here. Now it’s time for The Matinee ’18 February 15th – North American Edition. Six more songs featuring all-time favorites and a couple of new ones. We get started with one of the great indie artists of the past fifteen years.   Eleanor Friedberger – “In […]

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Weekend Showcase 2.03

Weekend Showcase 2.03

The Weekend Showcase 2.03 takes a look back at the week in music, specifically from the period between January 25th to January 30th. Each article is listed below, and you can click on the title to read more about what we had to say about a particular album, single, gig, artist, etc. And of course, we’ve included our very popular […]

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Eleanor Friedberger – “New View”

Eleanor Friedberger – “New View”

Watching Eleanor Friedberger transform herself from indie-rock / psychedelic-pop star as one-half of Fiery Furnaces to one of indie-folk’s rising stars has been nothing short of fascinating. She could have traveled down the rock path to being the next Kim Gordon but instead she’s becoming this generation’s Joni Mitchell. Her third solo album, New View, only builds the case in […]

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50 Most Anticipated Albums of 2016 – Part 1

50 Most Anticipated Albums of 2016 – Part 1

2015 was a sensational year for music, and 2016 is shaping up to be another glorious 12 months of new music. The first quarter of 2016, for that matter, will hit music fans like a hurricane with some major names dropping new albums plus some smaller acts ready to drop records that will hopefully lead them to stardom. As the […]

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Weekend Showcase November 14 Edition

Weekend Showcase November 14 Edition

The Weekend Showcase November 14 Edition returns with more new music from around the globe. Twenty-eight artists you ought to know are featured, and they are representing Australia, Canada, Colombia, France, Great Britain, Norway, Sweden, and the United States of America.   If this is your first time visiting The Weekend Showcase, you can click on the links below to […]

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Melodic Tonic, vol. 24

Melodic Tonic, vol. 24

Another Monday and another serving of new music singlesthat are all over the place, genre-wise. (Variety is the spice of life, right?) Let’s ease into this week with a chill electronic tune before launching into the foot-tappin’ ones. Here’s the Melodic Tonic.   KALEIDA – “Detune” (London, UK) London-based duo KALEIDA have had quite a stellar year: in April they released their […]

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Mundo Musique: Cassandra Jenkins’ “Perfect Day”

Mundo Musique: Cassandra Jenkins’ “Perfect Day”

One of my absolute favorite music websites (besides The Revue, of course) is Weathervane Music, especially their “Shaking Through” series. Recently, they had Torres collaborate with Sharon Van Etten for an incredible session, and this week they featured someone I’ve wanted to write about for a while, New York based singer-songwriter Cassandra Jenkins. In 2013, she released a great EP, […]

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Mundo Musique: Haim, Eleanor Friedberger, Xenia Rubinos

Mundo Musique: Haim, Eleanor Friedberger, Xenia Rubinos

In today’s Mundo Musique, we take a look at some great pop music from indie-pop standouts Haim and Eleanor Friedberger, and the eccentric Xenia Rubinos. HAIM Haim is a band that has burst onto the scene in 2013 with a huge debut LP, Days Are Gone which was released on September 30. Haim are a band of three sisters, Alana, […]

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