Tag: Santa Barbara

Weekend Showcase 4.04

Weekend Showcase 4.04

The first month of 2018 is over and the world is still spinning. Speaking of spinning, the Weekend Showcase 4.04 edition has 52 awesome songs, featuring the best of the past week or so. As always, we scour the globe for music that tickle our ears with 15 countries represented. They include Australia, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, England, Estonia, Finland, France, […]

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Santa Barbara – “Marianne’s Dark Eyes” (single premiere)

Santa Barbara – “Marianne’s Dark Eyes” (single premiere)

Kiwi ingenuity is a term probably only known by New Zealanders. The phrase essentially means making the most out of something no matter how big or small or how many resources one has. Musically, it also refers to going against the grain and doing something different without completely alienating the masses. So while trio Santa Barbara may currently call Los […]

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FMLYBND – “Save Me From Myself”

FMLYBND – “Save Me From Myself”

  Putting a modern spin on the grunge and alternative rock of the ’90s is Santa Barbara, California indie band FMLYBND. Recalling the sounds of bands like Stone Temple Pilots and Smashing Pilots, the quartet add a few more layers, such as shoegaze and even touches of keys and synths as needed. “Save Me From Myself” exemplifies the combination, and the results are electrifying. But […]

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