Bluesy Guitars & Soulful Vocals, Meet BenCjones

Introducing quite the little bluesy ear worm! BenCjones is out with a bluesy rock song titled “Be Together.” Infused with a huge amount of soul in both the vocal and lead electric guitar, “Be Together“ is a blues smash hit that is catchy from the first note sung. The song pulls on the listener with melodic duet vocals and emotional minor chords. This song has … Continue reading Bluesy Guitars & Soulful Vocals, Meet BenCjones

Andy Frasco & The U.N. Out with Feel-Good New Record & On Tour Now

Andy Frasco & The U.N. has released a truly feel good song that will make you want to dance and clap your hands. Luckily, the group is on tour, so you can make your way to their fun show to feel all the super fun vibes in person. Their new song “Waiting Game” is a banger that combines the old school instrumentation of rock n’ … Continue reading Andy Frasco & The U.N. Out with Feel-Good New Record & On Tour Now

Dirty Fuss Release Fun Psychedelic Jam Song “300 Lbs”

Dirty Fuss will soon be out with a new record titled “American Animals.” They have released a high-energy rock track called “300 Lbs” to tease the upcoming LP. The indie-rock group is based in Nashville, TN and have been jamming, writing, and performing together since the summer of 2016. It’s clear that the band is very comfortable jamming with each other based on the style … Continue reading Dirty Fuss Release Fun Psychedelic Jam Song “300 Lbs”

Bony Macaroni Shines with Classic Emo Sound on “France”

“This song is about the summer before I went to college. Me and my friends planned our first big road trip together, and we did a bad job…” – Bony Macaroni Bony Macaroni might have a funny sounding band name but their sound is definitely not funny. This band hailing from The Netherlands, has a classic pop punk and emo sound that quickly becomes contagious … Continue reading Bony Macaroni Shines with Classic Emo Sound on “France”

Tenderhooks New Album is Out, Includes Memorial Song for David Bowie

If you love David Bowie and glam era rock n’ roll, and want to hear about Stardust Memories, you are in for a true treat! Drawing lots of inspiration from groups in the classic rock genre, especially David Bowie, is the indie band Tenderhooks. Tenderhooks are a 6 piece outfit based in Brighton, United Kingdom. Sounding a bit like the classic rock vocals of The … Continue reading Tenderhooks New Album is Out, Includes Memorial Song for David Bowie

Human Barbie Shows the Magic of Recording to Tape in “• nineteen80 •” [Music Video]

With the rise of computers and digital sound it’s really rare to find an artist who still values the raw process of making a record to tape. Many artists use completely digital midi sounds, and even auto-tune the vocals past the point of recognition leading the songs to be synthetic and often emotionless. Thankfully, there are a few gems left in this world who are … Continue reading Human Barbie Shows the Magic of Recording to Tape in “• nineteen80 •” [Music Video]

Death by Horse’s ‘Summer’s Up’ Is Punchy Swedish Pop Punk

Death by Horse’s ‘Summer’s Up’ is a punchy, attitudinal interpretation of pop punk. This is a fun little tune from the Swedish rockers. As many Swedes do, these guys seem to have an affinity for the garage rock genre, but these guys are bringing a poppier, spunkier flavor to that sound. The female-led performance further separates these guys from the crowd. They have a meaningfully … Continue reading Death by Horse’s ‘Summer’s Up’ Is Punchy Swedish Pop Punk

‘Left Out in the Sun’ by First Round’s on Me Is Bass-Heavy Alt-Rock

‘Left Out in the Sun’ by First Round’s on Me is a prescient, groovy alternative rock track. These guys describe themselves as an “alternative/garage rock band in Chicago,” made up of “members influenced by classic rock, thrash metal, indie rock, blues and just about anything in between.” This, the band says, “is a personal song about struggling with working too much and finding time to … Continue reading ‘Left Out in the Sun’ by First Round’s on Me Is Bass-Heavy Alt-Rock

‘My Vision’ by Cold Lands Is Tight, Atmospheric Prog Rock

‘My Vision’ by Cold Lands is a precise, deeply atmospheric take on progressive rock. The band is described as, “an atmospheric rock project in which,” bandleader Alexandre Martorano “writes, composes and performs.” Martorano started the band after attending, “a classical music school where he studied classical guitar for eight years.” He “began writing his first compositions in 2004.” This is an impressive track. The way … Continue reading ‘My Vision’ by Cold Lands Is Tight, Atmospheric Prog Rock

‘Girlfriend’ by Small Words Is a Strong Take on Traditional Pop Punk

‘Girlfriend’ by Small Words is a clean, crunchy take on a radio-friendly iteration of pop punk. These guys describe themselves as, “an energetic indie rock band out of Indianapolis, IN.” This year, the band will release a new record titled Good Day, Bad Me. “The album explores the struggles of addiction, grief, depression, and accepting one’s own mortality,” the band says. “In these trying times we need to … Continue reading ‘Girlfriend’ by Small Words Is a Strong Take on Traditional Pop Punk