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raveena aurora, “sweet time”

As if New York-based R&B musician Raveena Aurora could be any more impressive, she recently released a beautiful self-directed video for her single "Sweet Time", simultaneously garnering an audience to the celebration of women of color. Working alongside a short...

diane coffee, peel

Today, Bloomington-based Diane Coffee released his latest 7" via Polyvinyl, a work titled Peel which features his two upbeat, instrumentally robust tracks "Poor Man Dan" and "Get By". Though "Poor Man Dan" feigns an upbeat attitude, the truth is that it is based on a...

channeling, bluffs

Today marks the release date of Brooklyn-based musician Channeling's (Andrew Osterhoudt) latest, an EP titled Bluffs which is comprised of his three tracks "Drift", "Bluffs", and "Doves". A solid follow-up to his debut full-length Channeling, Andrew has taken the...

low chimes, illumine

They've been illuminating the crowd everywhere they go over the course of the last two years, and now UK-based alt-folk act Low Chimes - comprised of Marianne Parrish, Jack Page, Rob Pemberston, and Lachlan McLellan - is making their full length debut with recent...

elephant fire, natural heart

Recently, Earth-based psych-rock collective Elephant Fire - made up of musicians Adam Wall, Steve Wall, Zac Colwell, and Dave Hellman -  released their seven track full-length Natural Heart. Inspired by a six month journey into North America's national parks, this...

j. cobb, “another you”

Hailing from Detroit and now residing and writing in New York, musician J. Cobb recently released a little taste of his upcoming album No Filter, a single titled "Another You" featuring Bo Napoleon. This song couldn't have been produced with more finesse, Bo...

amigos, amigos! “birds”

New Jersey's 8-piece self-proclaimed "power mariachi" band Amigos, Amigos! - expertly comprised of Chuck Salamone, Nick Evans, Tina Aragona, Jarrett Walser, Mario Correa, Joe Christianson, Dave DeMair, and Billy Hughes - recently released their latest track "Birds"...

the ramona flowers, “strangers”

Recently, UK electro pop/rock quintet The Ramona Flowers - comprised of Dave Betts, Steve Bird, Ed Gallimore, Sam James, and Wayne Jones - released not only their phenomenally upbeat single "Strangers", but its accompanying official lyric video as well. A track about...

holy wars, “cruel world”

In the midst of the lead up to Holy Wars' full-length Mother Father, a new track titled "Cruel World" has emerged from the production process to tease us even further into a tailspin. Kat Leon's vocals - alluring as always - ensnare you as they walk a fine line...

andrew mcmahon + lo moon @ music alley

On September 29th, Andrew McMahon headlined an out of character stripped down show at Music Alley in Lenexa, KS following an all-too-brief set with Lo Moon. The night was absolutely gorgeous, the music the perfect backdrop to the sunset and subsequent starry night...

creamer @ the midland

On September 23rd, Nashville-based artist Creamer took the stage for the second time to open for the storied Wilco at the Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland in Kansas City. We got the opportunity to follow Phil around while he prepped for the show, nabbing a few...

devereaux, “kapowski”

Electronic musician Devereaux (W. Heyward Sims) has been busy in 2017, releasing his first new music since 2014's Pineapple Flex LP to critical acclaim. Earlier this year, he released his most recent single "Kapowski", and now it has an accompanying music video...

the hails, “parking lot”

While you were running around like a chicken with your head cut off this summer, rock collective The Hails - comprised of Andrew Escobar, Robbie Kindsley, Zach Levy, Dylan McCue, and Franco Solari - were busy releasing an impressive five track EP titled Impel. But...