Avant-psych Australian outfit Tropical Fuck Storm has announced the release its sophomore album, “Braindrops,” on August 23 via Joyful Noise Recordings and has shared a new single, the slowcore-by-way-of-Nick Cave/chaotic punk rave-up “Paradise.”
Miami indie funk band Magic City Hippies have announced the release of their debut record, “Modern Animal,” set to come out on August 15 — they’ve also shared the details of their upcoming tour as well as the album’s irrepressibly dancey title track.
On recent single, “Jet Blue,” LaRoche combines a series of wiry guitar riffs and burnished pop melodies which he binds together in a landscape built upon a mix of malleable ‘80s-influenced rock rhythms and spirited indie rock arrangements.
On recent single, “Tamp ‘Em Up Solid,” a traditional railroad song that dates to the ‘30s, Winship filters that dust-swept past through the lens of ‘70s country, although the inclusion of tuba and tabla keeps the arrangement feeling slightly more unique than might be expected.
In the lead up to a new reissue, Harvey has released a demo version of “Piggyback Ride,” and it finds him bounding and pinging from one influence to the next in a mesmerizing whir of tones and mutated pop theatrics.
With their recent single, “I Think You Should,” Ben Davis Jr. and The Revelry create an alt-country charger that recalls the late-‘80s country fervor of “Copperhead Road” by Steve Earle, allowing the band to explore endless deserted highways while nursing countless bruised hearts.
On their recent single, “Blow,” Bus Stop Poets delve into the theme of lost love as heard within the framework of an acoustic-pop landscape overflowing with bobbing bass plunks and harmonies worthy of Crosby, Stills & Nash.
Another testament to Karman’s ability to merge the ephemeral and corporeal aspects of his melodic perspectives, “Another Chance” offers us another avenue through which we can connect with Historian on an incredibly personal level.
Fults has created a collection of songs which speaks to both individual and universal truths regarding the often-unbalanced nature of our interactions with those we care about, regardless of how unknowingly poisonous those affections can sometimes be.
Earlier this year, Stoned Cold Fox performed at Songbirds in Chattanooga and tested out some new material for the audience — among those new songs was “Bad Dog,” a jolting brew of classic rock archetypes that found the band exploring the limits of the genre.