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Under the moniker of Alberta, Detroit native David Boone recalls the bluesier works of Tom Waits and the moody atmospherics of Morphine on new single.
Brooklyn punk band Grim Streaker offers proto-punk fury and a handful of drunken memories on new single.
Portland alt-country peddlers The Stubborn Lovers take us out on the road with new single.
Lexington collective Big Fresh offers feverish pop rhythms and mutated AM rock arrangements on new single.
Denver psych-pop band Eldren battle tragedy and embrace joy on ecstatic new single.
Melbourne singer-songwriter Harp Samuels offers solace and safety on haunting new single.
Brooklyn rockers Darkwing explore a dense and distorted rock gravity on new single.
London singer-songwriter Freya Ridings evokes emotional resonance and pained experience on “Lost Without You.”
Adeline Hotel’s new single evokes pastoral countrysides where adventures are just waiting to be discovered.
Brazilian band Oruara provides a brief but fascinating glimpse into its experimental rock tendencies on “Afronto a Falsos.”