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Folk

The Native Sibling – Letters Kept to Ourselves – Brother and sister duo make beautiful indie folk harmonies

Posted  October 29, 2014  by  admin

A few years ago the Oh Hellos came out with an album full of mind-blowing sibling harmonies that soared up my end of the year list. I honestly never thought I’d hear anything like it again. Then last week in an ordinary day trudging through the blog email I ran across this phenomenal album Letters […]

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Indie Rock

Linwood–edgy and emotive.

Posted  October 28, 2014  by  Kate Bee

My husband and I joke about how I am the moody teenager in this relationship.  It can be extremely true.  Sometimes, however, I go to events and mingle with the actual teenagers and realize that I am not really that much of a moody teenager.  This is not a snub to the teens out there–I […]

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Artist Interview

Artist Interview: Tyler Madsen of Branches

Posted  October 27, 2014  by  Greg

Every once in a while my worlds collide.  Last week due to a fortuitous email and a block of open time in my schedule, I was able to see an afternoon show of a band that I had heard once or twice called Branches.  I knew they were folk and Cali based.  That was about […]

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Acoustic

Bear’s Den – Islands – Dreamy folk that exceeds all expectations

Posted  October 23, 2014  by  admin

We’ve been familiar with Bear’s Den for a while now, thanks to their stellar Agape EP. With the release of Islands, their debut full length album, we finally get to hear the guys in all their glory and it’s about time. These Brits have crafted, with 10 simple songs, an album that blows away every expectation […]

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Pop

The Rebel Light–making their own waves in hidden LA.

Posted  October 21, 2014  by  Kate Bee

Winter is coming.  For those of you on the bottom half of the world, summer is coming.  For all of you, I have the perfect sound for whatever you are doing right now. The Rebel Light are absolutely pure independent music.  No indie labels, no studios.  They write their own music, play their own instruments, […]

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Free Music Friday! Streets of Laredo

Happy Halloween edition of Free Music Friday guys! This week, we’ve got a new band for you called Streets of Laredo. If you’re a fan of The Head and The Heart and their ilk, this is a band that I think you’ll ...
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Ben Abraham – Speak

I’ve been following the updates on Ben’s new album for a few months now. I think we’re getting really close. I honestly can’t remember anticipating an album like this before. All of his videos are phenom...
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Native Sibling album art

The Native Sibling – Letters Kept to Ourselves – Brother and sister duo make beautiful indie folk harmonies

A few years ago the Oh Hellos came out with an album full of mind-blowing sibling harmonies that soared up my end of the year list. I honestly never thought I’d hear anything like it again. Then last week in an ordinary d...
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linwood

Linwood–edgy and emotive.

My husband and I joke about how I am the moody teenager in this relationship.  It can be extremely true.  Sometimes, however, I go to events and mingle with the actual teenagers and realize that I am not really that much of a...
by Kate Bee
 

 
 
tyler madsen

Artist Interview: Tyler Madsen of Branches

Every once in a while my worlds collide.  Last week due to a fortuitous email and a block of open time in my schedule, I was able to see an afternoon show of a band that I had heard once or twice called Branches.  I knew they...
by Greg
 

 
 
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Free Music Friday! SerialBox

Hey guys, Happy Free Music Friday! Today, for something a little different, we’ve got a compilation. Usually, I’m not a big fan of compilations, but with Matthew Mayfield, David Ramirez, Fiction Family, and Noah Gun...
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Bear's Den at Village Underground

Bear’s Den – Islands – Dreamy folk that exceeds all expectations

We’ve been familiar with Bear’s Den for a while now, thanks to their stellar Agape EP. With the release of Islands, their debut full length album, we finally get to hear the guys in all their glory and it’s a...
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Pop
rebellight

The Rebel Light–making their own waves in hidden LA.

Winter is coming.  For those of you on the bottom half of the world, summer is coming.  For all of you, I have the perfect sound for whatever you are doing right now. The Rebel Light are absolutely pure independent music.  N...
by Kate Bee
 

 

 
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Five acoustic singer songwriters to make your fall 2014 playlist

With a variety of talents and styles, these five acoustic singer songwriters will help you fill out your fall 2014 playlists. Give them a listen and, if you like them, buy their music. They are too talented to go unnoticed. Ple...
by Greg
 

 
 
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Max Gowan – Restless Heaven EP – Acoustic singer-songwriter like John Mayer and Ryan Adams

“Your body is a wonderland”. This solitary lyric is capable of eliciting a range of emotion from pop music wonderment, to eye rolling nausea. One thing that cannot be denied is how catchy – or infectious depending on your...
by Matt Simon
 

 
 
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The Pine Hill Haints–Alabama Ghost Music

Halloween is coming.  Are there any Millennials out there? Millennials love Halloween. Maybe you’re looking for the perfect, soundtrack for your Halloween party (no “Monster Mash”, please).  Here it is.  It is also the...
by Kate Bee
 

 

 
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Free Music Friday! Bear’s Den

Hey everyone! Happy Free Music Friday! I know that we have featured Bear’s Den before but with their full length debut, Islands, due out on Tuesday, we thought this would be the perfect time to feature them again. This 3...
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Will Dailey – Sunken Ship

So, I love this video. And I love this song. I think Will Dailey is a pretty uniquely talented guy and that this video is pretty solid evidence of that. This song is off of his debut album, National Throat. Look for more about...
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