La Femme
Apr24

La Femme

Today’s song pick is by the French Band French quintet “La Femme.” The members of the band are from Biarritz, a beach resort town in France. Although the name ” La Femme”, French for “the woman”, the band consists of five men and a woman. The band’s music is influenced by Velvet Underground, Kraftwerk and defined as a mix of electronic and punk.Their debut album,”Psycho Tropical...

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The Horse Company
Apr23

The Horse Company

Today’s song pick is by a four-piece alternative Dutch rock band from Zwolle, The Netherlands “ The Horse Company”, which was formed in 2006. They have received great positive review by a number of influential critics. Unfortunately, I couldn’t find much information on the Horse Company. I hope to see their live performance in Europe soon!...

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Smak Parlour
Apr18

Smak Parlour

Smak Parlour By Serenat Kivilcim Last Saturday, I visited Smak Parlour, one of the statement stores of Old City Philadelphia. Like most successful business ventures, Smak Parlour started as an idea when owners Abby Kessler and Katie Loftus met in high school, and subsequently started dreaming and brainstorming. Upon completing their Bachelor of Science degrees in Design and Merchandising from Drexel University, Abby and Katie launched...

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Baibaba Bimba
Apr18

Baibaba Bimba

Tenniscoats is a Japanese avant-garde folk duo formed by Saya & Takashi Ueno, one of most compelling musicians in the Japanese indie-pop scene. Saya and Takashi Ueno met at Meiji University where they were students. This married couple has been making music since 2000 and playing with a variety of underground bands. Their music is all about improvising while capturing the moments, which makes them so unique and hard to categorize....

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LEMOLO
Apr17

LEMOLO

Lemolo is a dream-pop duo hailing from Seattle, WA founded six years ago by Poulsbo natives Meagan Grandall and Kendra Cox . Meagan and Kendra went to the North Kitsap High School and became close friends while teaching kayaking on the waters of the Lemolo Shore Drive. This pretty much sums up where the name ” Lemolo” derives from. Check out their sweet pop tunes in their album “The Kaleidoscope.” Macklemore...

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