Singles! blindspot, “All I Am”

 

 

It takes a special kind of band to bring “Singles!” out of mothballs and even more special when said band isn’t Misery Loves Co. (Who have been the focus of the last two of these posts) That “special kind of band” in this case is Boston’s own blindspot who just released new single “All I Am”, with a new video to boot. [Read more…]

Singles! Misery Loves Co., “Suburban Breakdown”

The last time our Singles! column was resurrected was because of Misery Loves Co. so it’s fitting that they’re the reason for a new piece under that header. But you read that right: Misery Loves Co., the Swedish Industrial juggernauts, has risen from the ashes of the aughts like a phoenix first with single “Would You?” (Released back in June, read our take here) and now with “Suburban Breakdown”. [Read more…]

Harborlights Release “Riding Ladders” Off Upcoming EP, Record Release Show On July 30th

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Maybe it’s because I’ve been listening to a lot of Cave In lately, but putting on “Riding Ladders”, latest single from Harborlights (Off their upcoming EP due on July 30th), reminds me a great deal of an instrumental version of those fellow Boston post/prog rockers. Think the early progressive bits of Until Your Heart Stops that morphed into Jupiter with a full on conclusion that lurches into a Pelican-like juggernaut at the conclusion. [Read more…]

Landshapes Urge Listeners To “Stay” With New Single, Album

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Without a doubt one of THE bands to watch in 2015, Landshapes instantly make waves on the four and a half minute bout of perfection that is “Stay” which could be compared to The Jesus And Mary Chain just as much as it could contemporaries like Black Rebel Motorcycle Club or 2:54. [Read more…]

The Press War Release Video For “I’m So Bored With Us”, Play Somerville Tonight

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Remember when The Press War graced our digital pages when they played Cambridge’s Middle East in late January (The Press War Hits Cambridge’s Middle East On January 25th!)? Well, they’re back at it again with a new tune (“I’m So Bored With Us”, released last week), a new video (See below), and a mini East Coast tour which kicks off tonight. [Read more…]

Will Haven Unleash “The Comet”, Prepare To Drop New EP This May

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Any year that produces new music from Sacramento’s Will Haven is a good year in my book so the announcement that the band have signed a new deal with Artery Recordings and that a new EP is imminent means 2015  is going to be a really good year. [Read more…]

Track Premiere: Malkasian Releases New Single “Ghost”, Prepares For Dead Industry Records Re-Release of Self-Titled Debut

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It’s some Southern-fried/down home acoustics (By way of New Jersey, of course) which drive “Ghost”, the first single off of Malkasian’s self-titled debut which is set for re-release with bonus tracks through Dead Industry Records in the near future. [Read more…]