‘Waves’ by Coattails Is Layered, Compelling Alternative with a Classic Rock Sensibility

‘Waves’ by Coattails is whirring, cinematic alt rock with a classically pensive sensibility. This band believes “in the journey, they believe in their art, they believe it will bring fulfillment and through their belief, they hope to affect those who will listen.” Continue reading ‘Waves’ by Coattails Is Layered, Compelling Alternative with a Classic Rock Sensibility

‘Out of My Head’ by Ponte Pilas Is Old School Hard Rock Out of Berlin

‘Out of My Head’ by Ponte Pilas is four-on-the-floor old school hard rock with a garage-influenced sensibility. The band describes this tune as, “a tribute to the powerful sensation of altered states of mind in a turbulent three-minute-forty-second journey.” Continue reading ‘Out of My Head’ by Ponte Pilas Is Old School Hard Rock Out of Berlin

Snog the Dog’s ‘Allergic Reaction’ Is Thick, Greasy Blues Rock with a Clean Tone

Snog the Dog’s ‘Allergic Reaction’ is thick, greasy blues rock with a clean, modern approach. These guys describe themselves as, “smashed into existence, ripped apart and glued back together with booze and a voracious appetite to bleed your ear holes.” They deem themselves, “so reckless… that they even had to hire a band nurse. Every song [sounds] like it was forged in a distant universe,” … Continue reading Snog the Dog’s ‘Allergic Reaction’ Is Thick, Greasy Blues Rock with a Clean Tone

Rich Krueger Shares the Unique Story of “Don” with Talented Songwriting

Happy October, Pigeons! We (a very small blogging staff) have featured over 800 new songs since the end of February on our blog and Spotify playlists! We are working hard here from (literally) all over the world and we are so happy to bring the BEST current music directly to your speakers. We want to take a special moment today to highlight an incredibly talented … Continue reading Rich Krueger Shares the Unique Story of “Don” with Talented Songwriting

BLXPLTN’s ‘No English’ Is Eclectic Punk with Industrial and Hard Rock Leanings

BLXPLTN’s ‘No English’ is a strong, fuzzy middle ground between bluesy hard rock and vibrant, industrial punk. “Of all the punk rock bands who’ve turned their derision against the current authorities,” the group says, “none are more ferocious – or unsparing in their contempt – than BLXPLTN.” These guys fuse “examinations of race, class, gender, and sexuality with incendiary music that kicks hard at conventions … Continue reading BLXPLTN’s ‘No English’ Is Eclectic Punk with Industrial and Hard Rock Leanings

Have A Nice Psychedelic/Surf-Rock Day with Nick Ferrio

Canadian singer-songwriter Nick Ferrio is out with a record called “Have A Nice Day” that features the fun song “How Will I Know?” The 3 minute song features exciting vocals that feel fresh and unique and feel a bit like a call-and-response. The guitars are melodic with great tone and the percussion is laid back in a way that leaves a good amount of room … Continue reading Have A Nice Psychedelic/Surf-Rock Day with Nick Ferrio