Tag: Heyrocco

Weekend Showcase 2.31

Weekend Showcase 2.31

The dog days of August are upon us. To help you through these steamy days, the Weekend Showcase 2.31 features 47 scintillating tunes that will only add to the heat.  Ten countries / regions are represented, including: Australia, Canada, Denmark, England, Ireland, Netherlands, New Zealand, Scotland, Sweden, and the United States. The playlist and tracklisting, as usual, follows the list […]

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Heyrocco Live Sessions – “Venice Beach”

Heyrocco Live Sessions – “Venice Beach”

Every ten days or so, we have had the privilege of showing videos from intimate live sessions by grunge rockers Heyrocco. Each video features a song from the band’s excellent new EP, Waiting for Cool, which showcased a young band maturing before for eyes. Two videos have been shared to date: “Yeah” and “It’s Always Something New”. Today, the third session […]

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Weekend Showcase 2.29

Weekend Showcase 2.29

The last day of July has already arrived, which means summer is nearly halfway finished. Instead of bemoaning the fact that the long days of work and school are upon us, we celebrate with another great playlist of new music from the past week. Specifically, the Weekend Showcase 2.29 edition has 41 songs by artists originally from or residing in […]

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Heyrocco Live Sessions – “It’s Always Something New”

Heyrocco Live Sessions – “It’s Always Something New”

Ten days ago, Heyrocco shared the first of a six-part series of live videos, commencing with the rocker “Yeah”. Today they are sharing the second of the videos as part of a two-month special – The Heyrocco Live Sessions, which we have the pleasure of exclusively featuring. The next song is the whimsical “It’s Always Something New”. The track borders […]

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(Mid) Weekend Showcase 2.28

(Mid) Weekend Showcase 2.28

We’re a little tardy with the Weekend Showcase, as a bunch of us were out at the 57th Newport Folk Festival (one of the best festivals on the planet). The travel to Newport also meant we had fewer things to share, so this week’s (Mid) Weekend Showcase 2.28 edition is quite lean. The playlist, though, is as good as any […]

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Heyrocco Live Sessions – “Yeah”

Heyrocco Live Sessions – “Yeah”

When Heyrocco arrived on the indie scene a few years ago, they used several slogans to promote themselves. They profess to be South Carolina’s “first rock ‘n roll band”, which might be the case to the state that has brought us Hootie & The Blowfish. Their debut LP, Teenage Movie Soundtrack (Old Flame Records), was described as “Disney Grunge”, as their […]

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Heyrocco – “Teenage Movie Soundtrack”

Heyrocco – “Teenage Movie Soundtrack”

Last week, Charleston, South Carolina trio Heyrocco released their debut full-length, Teenage Movie Soundtrack. Self-described as “Disney grunge”, the album is filled with alternative, grunge-pop music with lyrics that hold very little back about the band’s youthful experiences. While Nathan Merli (guitar, vocals), Tanner Cooper (drums), and Chris Cool (bass) are no longer in high school, the album is a compilation of […]

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Weekend Showcase: April 24th Edition

Weekend Showcase: April 24th Edition

The weekend is here, which means it’s time for The Weekend Showcase – 20 tracks from the indie world. 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 name to be taken to their Facebook page […]

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Heyrocco – “Elsewhere”

Heyrocco – “Elsewhere”

After melting people’s faces off – either from their grunge and post-punk sound or their humorous songs – South Carolina’s Heyrocco are set to release their debut album, Teenage Movie Soundtrack, which has a release date of June 2 via Old Flame Records. The first single is the infectious, punk-pop number “Elsewhere”, and the VHS-style video for the single is below. In addition, you can hear […]

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