Entries by Staff

Christian Besa Wright – “Cherry Blossom Oak” // Daniel Sprick

Visual art above by Daniel Sprick [via] Straddling the worlds of indie folk, americana, and pop, Christian Besa Wright sounds like Youth Lagoon going through a heavy Elliott Smith phase. And if those two touchpoints don’t pique your interests, you probably don’t have much interest in those worlds at all. Your loss! The rest of […]

KNIGHTSTOWN – “Keep” // Jenna Barton

Visual art above by Jenna Barton [via] KNIGHTSTOWN wastes no time in “Keep”, immediately establishing the bassline to a track that makes a perfect soundtrack to either dusk or dawn. The cooed vocals are perfect for either shrugging off the cares of the day or giving you the strength to face them. Even better, the […]

Tim Atlas – “Talk” // Alan Fears

Visual art above by Alan Fears [via] I’m loving this wave of modern funk/future-funk music coming out lately, and “Talk” definitely rises to the top of the pile. Tim’s soft, warm, welcoming vocals play extremely well over the funky, occasionally tropical sounding beat. This song is playing beach volleyball as the sun slowly goes down, […]

Motherhood – “Hey You” // Chiara Dal Maso

Visual art above by Chiara Dal Maso [via] Sometimes you need a dose of bombastic, in your face indie pop; “Hey You” delivers in spades. Tasteful use of synths let the track border on synth-pop, but honestly, it’s more complex than that. Like a dancier Andrew McMahon, Motherhood confidently provides the soundtrack for your weekend, […]