Tag: Saltwater Sun

Weekend Showcase 4.22

Weekend Showcase 4.22

Forty-five (45) songs occupy the Weekend Showcase 4.22 edition. For the most part, the mega-playlist is an upbeat one. Fourteen countries are represented, including: Australia, Austria, Canada, Denmark, England, Germany, Greece, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden, and the United States. The playlist and tracklisting, as usual, follows the list of articles from the past week. The SoundCloud version […]

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The Matinee ’18 June 7th

The Matinee ’18 June 7th

The Matinee ’18 June 7th is an all-women affair. Each of the songs either features a female singer-songwriter or a woman leading the band. The mini-playlist is just further evidence in our long-held belief that women are making the best and more creative music today.   The Beths – “Happy Unhappy” (Auckland, New Zealand)  RIYL: Alex Lahey, Anna Burch, […]

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Weekend Showcase 4.10

Weekend Showcase 4.10

As March continues to roar with wintry temperatures in the Northern Hemisphere, the music is heating up. The Weekend Showcase 4.10 edition is evidence of this with its 50 songs. There’s more of an edge – rock and post-punk in particular – on the mega-playlist as well as some ambient, pop, and electronica. Fourteen countries are represented, including: Australia, Canada, […]

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The Matinee ’18 March 15th

The Matinee ’18 March 15th

For the most part, The Matinee ’18 March 15th edition is loud and robust. The music is meant for turning up and letting yourself go. The first song, though, will ease you into the mini-playlist so as to now blow out your ear drums. Enjoy the tunes, which are listed in reverse alphabetical order. Tiger Darrow – “Like Summer” (New […]

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Weekend Showcase 2.19

Weekend Showcase 2.19

The weekly run down of the past week’s featured new music – a.k.a. Weekend Showcase 2.19 edition – features an even 50 songs, which is nine songs and 160 minutes shorter than the Grateful Dead tribute album, Day of the Dead. The past included 2 premieres, 7 albums reviews, 1 Mundo list, and 42 other singles. Ten countries are represented, […]

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The Matinee May 18th

The Matinee May 18th

Today we have 6 new tracks for your listening pleasure. This playlist is sure to keep you going as we hit that mid-week lull. You’ll find indie rock, garage/punk rock and a few that can’t even really be categorized aside from just “awesome”. It’s no surprise overseas is represented heavily today with the UK and the Netherlands winning and also […]

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Saltwater Sun – “Wild” EP

Saltwater Sun – “Wild” EP

Saltwater Sun have had a little bit of buzz blowing behind their sails. The London-based, indie-pop-rock quintet saw their debut single, the scintillating “Habit On My mind”, climb the Hype M charts with 39 sites and blogs, including us, posting it. With the song being a blend of the infectious sound of fellow indie acts Alvvays and Bully, it’s no […]

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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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Saltwater Sun – “Habit On My Mind”

Saltwater Sun – “Habit On My Mind”

“Habit On My Mind” is the catchy new single from London-based Saltwater Sun. Their sound is part mind-altering psychedelia, part dreamy shoegaze, and part gorgeous indie-pop. The single reminds of another band on this list, Misun, as well as another favorite, Canadian indie band Alvvays. With such an infectious sound – from the hallowing guitars to frontwoman Jennifer Stearnes’ vocals […]

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