Lord Huron releases 'The World Ender'

Lord Huron releases ‘The World Ender’ By Gia Vescovi-Chiordi Do you ever get that feeling – you know the one – where you’re stranded in the middle of a savage desert with only your wits and a gun? Me either, except for every time I hear ‘The World Ender’ by Lord Huron, which is a potentially dangerous listen while on the clock. (Co-workers: beware). This is not your typical Lord Huron song....

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Swiss Lips:  Creating Music With Contrasts
Mar15

Swiss Lips: Creating Music With Contrasts

Swiss Lips By Harriet Kaplan Known for writing songs that are creative as they crafty and catchy, Swiss Lips also make very funny videos. The five-piece dance-electro-pop band from Manchester, England feature Sam Hammond on vocals, Tim Estherby (keyboards), Luke Daniel (guitar), Nic Kozubik (drums) and Tom White (bass). They draw inspiration from a wide range of array of influences such as Prince, Sebastian, Def Leppard, The Weeknd,...

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An Interview with Hinds
Mar14

An Interview with Hinds

HINDS by Eric Evans  Hinds (fka Deers) have been busy. Like, breakneck-pace-for-a-year busy. They’ve been touring the western world on a shoestring budget for most of the last 12 months, and now—with just four tracks, a sold-out 7” single, a legally required name change, and a band persona that embodies the raw energy and limitless potential of youth—this quartet from Spain has managed to become the most buzzed-about band of SXSW...

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You Can Play Dead After You Hear A Will Away
Mar12

You Can Play Dead After You Hear A Will Away

You Can Play Dead After You Hear A Will Away By Carly Wedding When I was in high school, my 11th grade English class read The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald. To prepare for the book and its themes, our teacher asked us what we thought the American Dream was. Most of my classmates offered stereotypical answers – going to college, owning a nice house, and starting a family. I felt that most of their answers were boring as hell, and...

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The Penny Serfs – Looking For Love on all the Wrong Myspaces
Mar11

The Penny Serfs – Looking For Love on all the Wrong Myspaces

The Penny Serfs The Penny Serfs long for a little mystery during a modern era of knowing it all, and knowing it fast. An Iowa based indie rock band that makes no bones about conjuring a brand of unpretentious stripped down indie music, The Penny Serfs is comprised of members from Scottsdale, AZ to Brooklyn, NY, consisting of Michael Loy (lead vocals, guitar), Andrew Linley (bass, vocals), Stu Tenold (keyboards, vocals) and Kyle Lewis...

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