Rival Cavves – “Controlled” // Bailey Saliwanchik

Rival Cavves know that even a fool with a heart of ice like yourself has some dance moves hidden away somewhere. Break em out with “Controlled”! Then recover (emotionally) with the healing powers of “Slow”.

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Isle & Fever – “Dime Piece” // Jerkcurb

In the immortal words of the lizard man who whispered in my ear last night at the lounge club: “Who needs another dime when you slowly lose your mind…” He has a good point. I’m going to discuss more with him later at the beach with Isle & Fever on blast.


Follow Isle & Fever on Spotify. Vinyl EP Release on Stratford Ct this summer.

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Clint Soren

Calvin Markus – “Wake” ft. Jade Puget” // Clint Soren

This one is for Sunday mornings light on memories yet heavy on thoughts. Nothing to do but hydrate and power through. And perhaps play these jams on repeat a bit.

Years Ltd. is an ongoing series of music by Calvin Markus (also in ) and released by Endless Others, a label started by Clint Soren who also did the artwork for VINYL MOON Volume 003. Calvin Markus’ band Dead Times was also featured on VINYL MOON Volume 007. So a lot of our favorite talents going on here.

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Wild & Free – “Life On Jupiter” // Scott Listfield

Making first contact on another planet is gonna be nerve wracking no matter how good an astronaut you are so get your touch-down playlist sorted so your swagger in on point for those first few steps. Cheers to Wild & Free for providing just the right track.

Also check out Wild & Free on VINYL MOON Volume 004 which has some copies left.

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Kelly Bjork

Groves – “Swim” // Kelly Bjork

Towel off with Groves after taking a dip or two in the warm waters of “Swim”.

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Karen Reyes

The Gifted – “YSKBN (featuring Jamie Jackson)” // Karen Reyes

Strap in and hang on for this high speed chase through the grooves of The Gifted on this collaboration with Jamie Jackson of Hot as Sun.

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Telmo Miel

ROY – “Thunder” // Telmo Miel

For days when the sun doesn’t shine as bright as you hoped it would and you are left hanging out with more of yourself then you expected.

Free download here.


Jonas Burgert

BRANDYN BURNETTE would like to STATE some things I’M down to believe IN. Especially the INNER CHILD in me.

Half of this song was written when I was a kid.
The other half was written recently.
After all that time, this is the state i’m in.

Brandyn’s words above about “State I’m In” say things better than I could.

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Andy Burgess

MACKENZIE THOMS will DO friday right by ME and ALL my needs for spinning a jam AGAIN and again

Pardon my while I park this right here and dip inside for a few. I got some apologizing to do. And maybe some other things… Don’t wait up.

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Haruko Mori

DYAN have me LOOKING deep into dreamstates FOR adventures so i’d better put down any KNIVES

Every time I listen to this song I’m taken away. Lifted right out of my body and sent on a journey. I can’t promise it will take you to the same places it takes me but if your headphones are on just right and the volume properly blocks the outside world then you’ve got 6 minutes of traveling to do. Enjoy it. I sure as hell will be.

I was lucky enough to see DYAN perform their first live show ever last weekend and it was a beautiful thing. Also, “Looking For Knives” is the title track off of DYAN’s full length debut which is out July 29th. Get on it! (And check out some of the story behind this song over at Popmatters)

Previously on TBE: “St. James” and “Days Upon Days”

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Jean Paul Mallozzi

THE BRINKS give us a TEMPORARY respite from the hollows of LOVE

Beautiful and haunting. Much like love itself.

Catch The Brinks this Saturday at historic Union Station with TBE Harriet and DYAN. Its gonna be a killer night and you can’t ask for a better setting!


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Anabel Colazo

GREEN GERRY busts out horns so MEAN it will be a MIRACLE if i don’t break a sweat

Green Gerry has been getting weird for a while now and I can’t stop listening to his new jam “Mean Miracle”. Its raw and raucous in all the right ways!

“Mean Miracle” is the A-Side to the single ‘Mean Miracle/Raindrops In Every Single People’ out now on Hit City U.S.A.

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Sinziana Velicescu

[DEBUT] ETHAN BURNS may have wandered before but he is headed HOMEWARD now

Getting out of town is great. But sometimes coming back home is even better. Especially with “Homeward” loud on the stereo and the sun in your eyes.

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[DEBUT] PLEASURE PRINCIPLE won’t LET you and ME HEAR the end of IT if we don’t dance

Its always a good idea to give the hips a deep stretch before going wild on a weekend. Let Pleasure Principle help you get limber.