Posts tagged "alternative"
Deftones -  The 5 videos we love too much

Deftones is one of those bands that has humanity divided, they either love it or hate it. It is rare to find middle ground in this topic. Luckily for us fans, lovers outnumber the haters by a large proportion, and Deftones is one of the most successful “metal/nu-metal/experimental/rock whatever makes you feel happy calling it”...
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Black Fly - "I Don't Know"

“I Don’t Know” is a nostalgic indie electro song with melancholic vocal tones and dark synths. The song that starts as a balad progressively evolves into an indie dance track. Black Fly is an artist who records gothic synth music from his bedroom in the backwoods of Vermont. Surrounded by a vast area of woodland...
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Twist Helix - “Pulse”

If you live in Miami, whether you grew up here or made this place your home a few years ago, you’ve certainly had a fair share of heartaches over rampant urban development. Sure, it must be (really) nice to live in a luxury condo — but after walking through a street with a dozen high-rises,...
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fennrLANE - "Crawling" [Premier]

It always gives us great pleasure to receive dark and powerful rock songs and “Crawling” by fennrLANE has been the best one we got in 2017 so far. The song is the third single off his upcoming debut album Bended Lines and Lost Reflections, and it will seduce both Rob Zombie and She Wants Revenge...
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Slows Down Shares EP 3

Slows Down is the musical pseudonym of British Berlin-based DIY solo artist and multi-instrumentalist Alexander Hawthorne. Recorded in isolation in his Berlin studio, the self-released EP 3 presents a condensation of Slows Down’s disparate styles and atmospheres, from choral chamber music, to blissed-out surf, to soupy psychedelic rock, to frazzled noise pop. Besides a few...
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Ablebody - "Gaucho"

“Gaucho” is a fun alternative song by L.A. duo Ablebody. The track, included in the band’s debut album, Adult Contemporaries, released in October via Lolipop Records, features dreamy vocals, guitars and synths full of progressive rhythms and indie influences.  Ablebody is comprised of identical twins Christoph and Anton Hochheim, members of Pains Of Being Pure At...
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Psychic Love - “Dye Pack”

Psychic Love is back with a new single, “Dye Pack” off their upcoming album The Hive Mind, due out this month. The track is a mellow indie rock song with a little of 90’s nostalgia and West Coast spirit.   “Dye Pack is a song about how even the smallest relationships leave a mark on...
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Silver Liz - "Float"

“Float” combines the sweetness of Best Coast’s vocals with Sonic Youth’s distortion and fury. A 90’s shoegaze inspired track with a modern west coast twist. The song, by Chicago based band Silver Liz, is part of their recently released EP that also includes a track called “Talk to You Soon.” The duo, formed by Carrie Wagner and...
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Dave Mackay - "Restart"

British alternative rock singer/songwriter and pianist Dave Mackay recently released a video for his single “Restart.” The video, directed by Aaron Dean, reflects the explosive nature of the track, combining images of the band playing in an abandoned warehouse with footage of extremely good dancers doing their thing. Mackay, currently based in New York, is getting...
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Troup - "Always On Fire"

L.A. based band Troup released a video for their single “Always on Fire.” The short film is beautiful and haunting, a work of art in its own right. Rotoscoping and 2D animation techniques were applied over live footage. Over two thousand individual paintings were created to make this video. Directed and animated by Anton Octavian and...
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Random Parade - "Dark Mile"

If you like dark alternative songwriting from the 90’s you will definitely dig Random Parade‘s single “Dark Mile.” The track is a nostalgic post punk balad that for moments reminds to Smashing Pumpkins, H.I.M. and Peter Murphy, adding the band’s personal twist. The alternative rock outfit, based in southern California is the brainchild songwriter Gregory...
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Foonyap -  "The Fun Machine"

FOONYAP is a Calgary-based artist who will release her new album, Palimpsest, on October 21st. Out of this album comes “The Fun Machine”, a beautiful first taste to Foonyap’s music, experimental, and reminiscent at some points to a children’s movie soundtrack, full of wonder. There’s a lot of Chinese influence in the melodies, think of...
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