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Feature Band – The Mystic Underground

It’s no surprise this is some great music out of Brooklyn. The Mystic Underground, Vlad and Ben, can write pop songs without selling out… songs that are bright and upbeat but still emit some bitterness of life’s struggles and disappointments… more »

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Feature Band – Girls Names

After reading NME’s review of Girls Names’ new album “The New Life,” (Slumberland Records) I found myself on Spotify, giving it a listen (after all, how could I resist their description of doom-laden goth pop?) What I heard was a more »

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Feature Band – Chevalier Avant Garde

Here’s a band I would like to listen to more of. They’re an electronic duo from Montreal, Canada. I had accidentally stumbled upon their track “Haircut” a year or so ago when putting together an episode of Toy Factory and more »

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Carousel Returning, Bedroom Cassette Masters Vol. 2, New Project, and other news…

Hello! I’ve been a bit busy lately and I know it’s been months since I’ve done any kind of show. I’m quite sure I am now speaking to just a very small group of you. Thank you for sticking with more »

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Feature Band: Blindness

A foursome out of the UK music scene who rightfully tag themselves as “Electro-filth,” have been playing together since 2008. They have 2 EPs out, “Confessions” and “Last One Dies” with the title song being released on a split single more »

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Feature Band: Dead Leaf Echo

This Brooklyn trio are currently on tour down to SXSW and supporting their upcoming new record ‘Thought & Language’ which is being mixed by by John Fryer (Cocteau Twins, Lush) As luck would have it, I will see them here more »

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Feature Band: The Microdance

A blend of shoegaze, some alternative pop-rock with a touch of glam. What more could you want? These dazzling Londoners play their hearts out on every track and they’re not afraid to get dirty. The lineup includes frontman (and funny more »

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Feature Band: The Sunshine Factory

I had the privilege to DJ a show in Asheville, NC that included The Sunshine Factory in the lineup and, what can I say… I was blown away. Out of Mobile, Alabama these talented young musicians, Ian Taylor and Sally more »

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Feature Band: Nouvelle Culture

There are several bands out of Marseille, France that have caught my attention in recent years. Nouvelle Culture is made up of three members; Jacky, Eric and Lady collaborating together to compose their music from start to finish. The band’s more »

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Feature Band: Hearts Of Black Science

Members Daniel Änghede (Vocals, Guitars, Bass) and Tomas Almgren (Keyboards, Programming, Beats, Producing) out of Gothenberg, Sweden combine a bit of everything we love: a blend of post-rock, electronica, shoegaze, and dark pop. Their influence is broad, and the result more »

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