Monthly Archives: April 2017

Debbie Downer shares debut single ‘I Did It All For You’

      Comments Off on Debbie Downer shares debut single ‘I Did It All For You’
Debbie Downer

Debbie Downer is a new Brooklyn-based band made up of four friends — Jessica Downer, Nicole Downer, Emily Downer, and Jacob Downer — whose luck seems to be consistent with their name (their very first show, scheduled for Friday the 13th, was cancelled.) Regardless, they’ve been playing plenty of hometown shows and just wrapped up their debut EP, ‘You Know You’re Wrong’…. Read more »

Velvet Two Stripes release ‘Got Me Good’ EP

      Comments Off on Velvet Two Stripes release ‘Got Me Good’ EP
Velvet Two Stripes

Scandinavian riot grrrl band Velvet Two Stripes are back with a new EP. Consisting of sisters Sophie and Sara, and co-conspirator Franca, the band’s dirty riffs, distorted basslines, raspy vocals and blues charm reminds you of bands such as The Kills and Yeah Yeah Yeahs. The video for the EP’s first track Hey Boy continues to kick the likes of… Read more »

Odd Couple share some serious stoner riffs on new single ‘Flügge’

      Comments Off on Odd Couple share some serious stoner riffs on new single ‘Flügge’
Odd Couple

Odd Couple have released a new track called Flügge. It’s a stoner rock gem with tight production, cosmic conjurations of sound, and hypnotic arrangements. Take a listen to Flügge via Soundcloud below. Since arriving in Berlin six years ago to a revolving circus of hepcats, drugs, and trendy hangouts, Odd Couple duo Tammo Dehn and Jascha Kreft, (two kindergarten pals from Ostfriesland),… Read more »

Forest Swords shares new video ‘Panic’ + announces EU & NA Fall tour dates

      Comments Off on Forest Swords shares new video ‘Panic’ + announces EU & NA Fall tour dates
Forest Swords

Forest Swords aka Merseyside producer Matthew Barnes, is back with “Panic,” the third track to be lifted from forthcoming album ‘Compassion,’ out May 5th via Ninja Tune. You can watch the video for Panic via YouTube below. The track journeys between a rumbling cello loop, chiming bells and clattering beat, pulling in a reworked northern soul sample for the track’s ecstatic hook. It is accompanied by… Read more »

54•40 partners with El Mocambo Records

      Comments Off on 54•40 partners with El Mocambo Records
54•40

Michael Wekerle and El Mocambo Entertainment Inc. have announced that they’ve signed iconic Canadian alt-rockers 54•40 to their new artist and label services arm, El Mocambo Records. The signing includes the release of 54•40’s new single, Keep on Walking, and coincides with the band’s induction into the Halls of Fame of both the Independent Music Awards (The Indies) and the… Read more »