Posts tagged "indie"
Gosh Pith - Smoke Bellows [Stream]

Gosh Pith – Smoke Bellows [Stream]

Looking for some new downtempo vibes to close out your evening? Check out ‘Smoke Bellows’, the latest from Detroit production duo Gosh Pith. On this new single they delivers use an airy beat fueled by tumbling bass that carries us through the mist. Infused with mellow toned lyrics, we are sure a lot of you will...
Tin Gardens - Swells EP [PREMIERE]

Tin Gardens – Swells EP [PREMIERE]

If you had a long weekend and you’re looking for something to help you unwind or maybe a little something to help you enjoy this gorgeous fall day it’s time you leant an ear to Tin Gardens. This production duo has been making some serious commotion since their debut EP dropped last September. Thanks to...
Stream Blackbird Blackbird's LP 'Tangerine Sky'

Stream Blackbird Blackbird’s LP ‘Tangerine Sky’

After a handful of album releases, Mikey Maramag hits the nail on the head with Tangerine Sky.  Released just yesterday, the 12 track album captured my attention from start to finish.  My tastes tend to favor Blackbird Blackbird’s sound, but in all honesty, if you enjoy an album that is full of lush and peaceful...
Meet BOOTS, Beyoncé's Mystery Collaborator

Meet BOOTS, Beyoncé’s Mystery Collaborator

If you haven’t heard of producer BOOTS by now, that will change very soon. The multi-talented rising has earned himself the title of “Beyoncé’s Muse,” which doesn’t come easily. Otherwise known as Jordy Asher, the Miami native is responsible for working on over 80% of Beyoncé’s latest surprise album, with his talents ranging from aiding...
Stream Woolfy's "City Lights"

Stream Woolfy’s “City Lights”

As we all should know, Future Classic, the Australian label that has helped bring names like Flume, Chet Faker and Classixx to the limelight is always ahead of the game when it comes to electronic music.  And now, Future Classic gets the chance to show off Woolfy’s new EP City Lights on March 31st via Beatport....
[DOWNLOAD] Coldplay - Midnight (LEVI REMIX)

[DOWNLOAD] Coldplay – Midnight (LEVI REMIX)

LEVI is peddling some soothing sounds right now, and this Coldplay remix is no exception. Levi takes the original and adds just the right amount of groove without taking away from the lush, ephemeral atmosphere. He has a style that is vaguely reminiscent of a young Cyril Hahn; he’s got that laid back, driving to the...
Watch Sizzy Rocket's New Sultry Video for "I Wanna Rob"

Watch Sizzy Rocket’s New Sultry Video for “I Wanna Rob”

Sizzy Rocket is a young New York based singer-songwriter hailing from Las Vegas, debuting with a sultry video for her single “I Wanna Rob”.  Sizzy has a distinct vocal style that sounds like a blend between Amy Winehouse and Janis Joplin.  The production complements Sizzy’s style nicely, with a fuzzy lo-fi bassline predominanting the instrumental...
[STREAM] We Were Evergreen - Daughters

[STREAM] We Were Evergreen – Daughters

 We Were Evergreen’s album release on May 5th is rapidly approaching and while the time ticks away, their lead-single, “Daughters” is one of the best new tracks to be heard lately.  If you’re a fan of indie-pop or indie-dance music, this track will be a delight.  The light-hearted touch of lo-fi electronics and a smoothing...
Listen to 6 track EP, "Reflections", by MisterWives

Listen to 6 track EP, “Reflections”, by MisterWives

  Misterwives is an innovative NYC based band that has relaxed yet exultant reverberations. The free-spirited group of six has flourished since their original grouping of three in 2012.  Formerly, Misterwives consisted of lead singer Mandy Lee, Etienne and William. However, recently they have incorporated three new members Marc, Murph and Dr. Blum. Together the...
[STREAM] Hundred Waters - Down From The Rafters

[STREAM] Hundred Waters – Down From The Rafters

The Gainsville, Florida and OWSLA signed indie-band, Hundred Waters is back with a new track that continues where it’s quiet but confident self-titled debut left off in 2012.  Simply put, “Down From The Rafters” slowly gains momentum through lyrical poetics and textured instrumentation that remains similar to The xx and James Blake in composition.  Baring...
Veranda (RAC Mix) - Cillie Barnes [FREE DL]

Veranda (RAC Mix) – Cillie Barnes [FREE DL]

RAC (Remix Artist Collective) is back with yet another irresistable indie-pop remix.  This time Cillie Barnes’ “Veranda” is given a light remix treatment.  Giving “Veranda” a more danceable melody and beat, RAC keeps it tasteful.  Grab the free download and you’ll find yourself whistling along with the tune in no time. Tickets are now on...
There Is No Other Time (Prod. By Gorgon City) - Klaxons

There Is No Other Time (Prod. By Gorgon City) – Klaxons

If you grew up listening the Klaxons, you’ve experienced music that bridged a slight cross over between electronic dance music and indie-rock.  Their previous two albums has caused havoc on the airwaves with a number of memorable singles.  Now, Klaxons have announced via Twitter that they’ve started the recording process on their third album.  This...
Nothing Left To Give - Kyle Woods & Ryne Estwing [FREE DL]

Nothing Left To Give – Kyle Woods & Ryne Estwing [FREE DL]

  Just a few weeks ago, Kyle Woods, a local Chicago producer and DJ rebranded himself for a new direction with his debut EP, Mornings.  An ambitious and deep effort that really hits the spot for down-tempo electronic lovers.  His sounds contained plenty of emotion and mesmerizing melodies; truly a spot-on hit for Kyle Wood’s...
Worms - Youth Lagoon [LISTEN]

Worms – Youth Lagoon [LISTEN]

In his newest tune, “Worms,” Youth Lagoon reaches for the stars and beyond.  Literally.  Youth Lagoon, along with 13 other artists from the Lefse Records roster are utilizing space recordings and putting them into their tracks on a compilation release titled The Space Project.  A pretty cool concept, and though we are only able to...
The Other Side of Fear - Inside Our Universe

The Other Side of Fear – Inside Our Universe

Inside Our Universe,  the hip-hop duo from Rutgers, New Jersey, returns with their catchy new single “The Other Side of Fear”. The Hip-Hop duo drops a catchy and uplifting vocal lead that is backed by a jazz-influenced piano line. The modern influence of trap music is also readily apparent in the duo’s production style. Bombastic horns...