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Tuesday, January 31st, 2023  
Premiere: brad allen williams Shares New Single “boomer”

Jan 31, 2023

Producer and multi-instrumentalist brad allen williams has made his career with the guitar, having previously played with Brittany Howard, Nate Smith, and Kinfolk over his long career. In that time, he has gained a reputation as a virtuosic and experimental player, but he has also grown acutely aware of how the instrument has been “overleveraged in the last 100 years of popular music.” More

Alex Lahey Announces New Album and Tour, Shares Video for New Song “Good Time”

Jan 31, 2023

Australian singer/songwriter Alex Lahey has announced a new album, The Answer Is Always Yes, and shared a new song from it, “Good Time,” via a music video. She has also announced a North American tour. More

Premiere: The Know Shares New Single “ME”

Jan 31, 2023

The Know is the rising dream pop project from husband and wife duo Daniel Knowles and Jennifer Farmer. The two started The Know in 2018, taking inspiration from their love of Beach House, ‘60s girl groups, The Jesus and Mary Chain, and The National, and layering their influences into an evocative blend of dream pop bliss and shoegaze guitars. More

Caroline Polachek Shares New Song “Blood and Butter” and Reveals Album Tracklist

Jan 31, 2023

Caroline Polachek (formerly of Chairlift) is releasing a new album, Desire, I Want to Turn Into You, on February 14 via Perpetual Novice. Now she has shared the album’s newest single, “Blood and Butter,” as well as revealing the album’s tracklist. More

Guiding Light: On the Neon Adolescence of Tom Verlaine

Jan 30, 2023

The jazz-tinged art punk of Television marked a turning point in popular music, with the New York-based quartet being hailed as the new Velvet Underground in its time. More

Standing Under the Marquee Moon: Tom Verlaine’s Lifelong Musical Adventure

Jan 30, 2023

On January 28, 2023, the man born as Thomas Miller in Denville, NJ (known to the world as Tom Verlaine) and raised in Wilmington, DE passed away at the age of 73 after a short illness. More

Premiere: Güero Shares New Single “Streams of Light”

Jan 30, 2023

Sacramento-based quartet Güero thrives on camaraderie and chemistry, a mercurial combination the band first introduced in 2018 with their debut self-titled record. That first album brought forth winding acoustic efforts and extended psych jams, offering a fluid sound that subtly shifts with each track. It’s easy to hear the band playing off each other’s cues, both on their debut and on their 2020 follow-up, Hank. More

Glastonbury Festival Emerging Talent 2023 Competition Goes Live Today!

Jan 30, 2023 Web Exclusive

The 2023 Glastonbury Festival Emerging Talent competition is now open to enter! More

H. Hawkline Shares Video for New Song “Plastic Man” (Produced by Cate Le Bon)

Jan 30, 2023

H. Hawkline (aka Huw Evans) is releasing a new album, Milk For Flowers, which was produced by Cate Le Bon, on March 10 via Heavenly. Now he has shared another single from it, “Plastic Man,” via a music video. More