Racing Glaciers

Dig on this new single ‘New Country’ from UK electro-rockers Racing Glaciers off their upcoming album Ahead Of You Forever, due out February 2nd. I love the way it builds and the great driving guitar action. Expect big things from these guys this year. Stream it below via their Bandcamp site.      

Barcelona to release 3 part EP series

The dapper gentlemen in the Seattle indie-pop band Barcelona are slated to release a 3 part EP series, collectively titled The Melodrama, early next year. According to the band, The Melodrama ”explores the landscape of learning to love and be loved.” The concept album will be released in 3 separate EPs. The first, Love Me, will feature […]

Kye Kye’s new direction

Use all the cliched terms you want to describe a band’s follow up record with a new and “acclaimed” producer — evolution, departure, maturation — it all applies to the band Kye Kye, who recently released the second single from the upcoming Kickstarter funded sophomore album Fantasize. The album, though finished in August, is slated […]

New music from U.S. Royalty

Be excited for this people. Washington D.C. rockers U.S. Royalty are back after a multi-year absence writing and recording their sophomore follow up to 2011′s Mirrors. Due out Jan. 21st, Blue Sunshine is sure to be a must-listen album in 2014, and promises to turn some heads. A little psych, a little southern, and a whole lotta […]

Halfnoise

Apparently they recently toured with Paper Route. Ambient in a way that’s similar to Sigur Ros, but not as abstract. Check it. Also very much digging the experimental film approach to the music video. Fun stuff.

Moving Mountains

New Moving Mountains EP available for download

The new Moving Mountains EP doesn’t officially come out until next week, but you can get a free download from Noisetrade by using the widget below. It’s a 4 track EP of “acoustic reinterpretations,” featuring 2 songs from Waves and 2 from Pneuma. The album also features guest performances from Caitlin Grace Bailey – the cellist on Waves. Highlight: the gorgeously intimate, string-heavy version of “Ode We […]

Sucre debuts first album, A Minor Bird today

A Minor Bird, the debut album from romantic pop outfit Sucre, hits the digital waves today. Stacy King (of Eisley) fronts the trio, which also features husband Darren King (of MuteMath) and producer Jeremy Larson. I’ve always enjoyed the featherweight vocal stylings of the girls in Eisley. Sucre takes the melodic pop aspects of the […]

New tunes + tour from A Silent Film

Website: http://asilentfilm.com/ Label: Unsigned Genre: Pop, Indie-rock RIYL:  The Boxer Rebellion, Coldplay, Interpol, Radiohead UK popsters A Silent Film have released some new tunes weeks ahead of their mini US tour and impending album release (June 5). We’ve been hyping these guys up since 2010, and were fortunate enough to catch them at last years SXSW. […]