Nobody wants to be derivative. We can imagine the last thing She’s So Rad want to hear after you hit play on “Levels” is “Oh, this sounds like Phoenix.” While a comparison to Thomas Mars and co. wouldn’t be wrong, there’s more to consider here. These up-and-coming New Zealanders take cues from said French indie-pop […]

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Just to prove again that New Zealand’s musical reign will continue far into 2014, here is brother-sister duo Broods’ latest release, “Never Gonna Change.”

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Listen to “Glow” from Tundra. Listen to the crisp guitars. Listen to the rich, confident vocals. Listen to how both fit neatly between the steady drumbeats. Have you played it? Have you finished the track? Now, listen to it again with the knowledge that it was crafted by a group comprised entirely of folks not […]

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