Tag: Work Drugs

Weekend Showcase 4.29

Weekend Showcase 4.29

The Weekend Showcase 4.29 edition is much leaner due to holidays and one of the best festivals on the planet taking place this weekend. You’ll find 37 songs on the mega-playlist, featuring artists and bands from a much leaner six countries, including: Australia, Canada, Chile, England, Norway, and the United States. The playlist and tracklisting, as usual, follows the list […]

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The Matinee ’18 July 27th

The Matinee ’18 July 27th

The Matinee ’18 July 27th features mostly upbeat tunes with a pop bent. The mini-playlist is also filled with artists from the USA, many of who are among indie’s best or on the verge of reaching such heights. As it is Newport Folk Festival weekend and due to travel and work, the descriptions are quite abbreviated. We apologize to the […]

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Weekend Showcase 2.27

Weekend Showcase 2.27

Happy July 17th everyone! We hope your weekend has been fantastic, and hopefully we can add a bit more flair to this Sunday. Our playlist this week is terrific, featuring a handful of known artists and plenty of rising stars. Specifically, 50 songs occupy the Weekend Showcase 2.27 edition. The artists are originally from 10 countries/regions, including: Australia, Belgium, Canada, […]

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The Matinee July 13th

The Matinee July 13th

The Matinee July 13th goes from six to seven songs because the music this week is exceptional – like really exceptional! We have a wide range of genres today including awesome indie-pop-rock, singer-songwriter, and punk inspired rock. The US and the UK are representing today’s matinee.   Bad Family – “Real Fast Car” (Brighton, England) RIYL: Beautiful Boy, The Crookes, […]

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Saturday Sampler for May 28th

Saturday Sampler for May 28th

The Saturday Sampler for May 28th features plenty of global variety with 10 tracks from seven countries: Australia, Iceland, Israel, Norway, Sweden, Scotland, and USA. Whether you prefer indie folk or funky disco or psychedelic rock, this week’s Sampler offers something in many different genres. We have also included the “RIYL” (Recommended If You Like) tag to help introduce you to […]

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The Matinee March 30th

The Matinee March 30th

The Matinee March 30th includes 6 new tracks for your listening pleasure. We have some new artists to share and a few new tracks from some favorites as well. We hope this playlist gets you through your humpday we have a mix of indie rock, indie pop, electro pop and singer-songwriter. Our artists are representing the US and UK today. […]

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Weekend Showcase 2.02

Weekend Showcase 2.02

The Weekend Showcase 2.02 returns, summarizing the music we’ve covered from the past week, including albums, singles, concerts, and whatever else. Each article is listed below. Click on the title and you’ll be taken to the post where you can read more about an album or artist. We have then rolled up all this great music into one mega-playlist. It’s […]

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Saturday Sampler for January 23rd

Saturday Sampler for January 23rd

Last week’s Saturday Sampler was a hit, or we think it was. Regardless, here’s the second edition of the Sampler, featuring ten new singles to satisfy your craving for new music.   Astronauts. – “Civil Engineer” (London, UK) East London electro-folk-rock outfit Astronauts. gives you “something to recognize” on this new single: the unmistakable voice of Dan Carney, formerly of Dark […]

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Work Drugs – “Louisa”

Work Drugs – “Louisa”

A favorite of the indie-pop scene (including mine), Work Drugs have touched nearly every pop genre and era in their short career. They’ve reinterpreted the lush pop of the ’70s, such as with “Predictable Miracles”, to creating melodic, surf-pop of the West Coast, which was evidenced by their most successful single to date, “West Coast Slide”. On their latest album, Louisa, […]

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Weekend Showcase – May 29th Edition

Weekend Showcase – May 29th Edition

It’s Friday, so it’s the usual thing here on The Revue – The Weekend Showcase! Twenty new tunes to get you through the weekend. If this is your first time checking out the playlist, below are some quick points to consider. If you like the artist / band, click on their name to be taken to their Facebook page or […]

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Work Drugs – “Hey Nineteen”

Work Drugs – “Hey Nineteen”

  Philadelphia electro-pop group, Work Drugs, have released the fourth single from their forthcoming new album, Louisa. “Hey Nineteen” continues Work Drug‘s ’80s-inspired pop music that was heard on the earlier singles, including the infectious “Billie Jean”. The new single demonstrates Thomas Crystal and Benjamin Louisiana’s ability to take something familiar and bring a modern edge, as the synths are turned […]

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Weekend Showcase: April 3rd Edition

Weekend Showcase: April 3rd Edition

It’s Friday and you know what that means… WEEKEND SHOWCASE! Twenty singles from the indie world on what may be our most upbeat playlist to date. 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 […]

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Work Drugs – “My Billie Jean”

Work Drugs – “My Billie Jean”

Thomas Crystal and Benjamin Louisiana – a.k.a. Work Drugs – are back with another new single – this time with “My Billie Jean”, a catchy, ’80s-inspired pop-rock track. This song sees the duo return to creating soaring music, like they did when they released “West Coast Slide” two years ago. They’ve also released Twin Shadow-esque tunes that blend a number of […]

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