What would Future Islands be like as the soundtrack for a noir thriller? Here’s your answer.
We didn’t cover the last awesome single from this beautiful band. That was a mistake. But luckily no one put us in blog jail so we’re still around, and they released another, and here it is. Future Islands is a band I wish I’d discovered earlier. This North Carolina-bred, Baltimore-based trio manages to hit just […]
Our homies over at B3SCI dipped their toes into the label game earlier this year with Jungle’s incredible The Heat EP. They’ll be following that up in early 2014 with yet another killer track – Beat Culture‘s “Drifter (Ft. Psychic Twin).” Feeling like a cross between LCD Soundsystem and GEMS, this eerie pop number is […]
Zach Condon is back with a stunning new 7″, East Harlem, which features not only the gorgeous single, but also the incredible album artwork seen above. The single will be released on Condon’s own Pompeii label, and coincides with the release of Beirut’s new website. Check out Beirut when they come through D.C. next week, […]
Matt & Kim are at it again folks, and we’re all in for a treat. The Brooklyn duo are pretty universally well-loved for their uniquely catchy anthemic pop music, from “Daylight” to “Yeah Yeah” to, well, just about anything they’ve ever made. Their newest single, “Cameras,” fits right in with the rest. Quirky, danceable, and, […]
Normally I would tell you all to beware of those musical projects that are crazily over-hyped. They only tend to disappoint in the end. But around a month ago, Sub Pop filtered out Teen Dream, the new LP from Beach House, to a few select bloggers who immediately began tweeting that it was sure to […]