Entries for the ‘Audio’ Category

Dowager share listen of Title Track EP

Every now and then, one encounters a live band that is less an ensemble of players as it is a sweeping and singular gust of sound. Dowager has leveled house shows and DIY venues throughout the Pacific Northwest and California for the better part of a year with guitar lines that dance around in a [...]

Speak Low If You Speak Love covers Jimmy Eat World’s “Kill”

Singer-songwriter and State Champs bassist Ryan Scott Graham’s solo indie-rock project Speak Low If You Speak Love has debuted a new cover of Jimmy Eat World’s coveted song “Kill” at AltPress.com. Listen to Speak Low If You Speak Love’s cover of “Kill” now at AltPress.com: http://bit.ly/2ebUM5E “I had originally worked on the cover to be [...]

NOBODYS share “Joe Queer Kicked Me Out”

Here is the premiere the second single from the new NOBODYS record, Hussy, “Joe Queer Kicked Me Out.” The title says it all, doesn’t it? “Joe Queer Kicked Me Out” is a tongue-in-cheek, snark filled anthem about the the incident that saw JJ Nobody was fired from being the touring bass player for THE QUEERS mid tour [...]

UNIFORM share “Ghosthouse,” ready full-length for early 2017

UNIFORM debut their first single with Sacred Bones. ”Ghosthouse” shows the incisiveness that Ben Greenberg (ex-The Men, Hubble, and the producer/engineer responsible for much of the Sacred Bones catalog) and Michael Berdan (ex-Drunkdriver,  York Factory Complaint) now have at their command. The title track addresses the feeling of lying awake at night and wondering if it’s still possible to make peace with [...]

Enemies prepare final album, Valuables, for release via Topshelf Records

Enemies will release their third and final album, Valuables, on December 9 via Topshelf Records. Valuables documents a turbulent time for the band — intensive writing, recording and touring, coupled with a lack of shared vision, led to a decision that harmony in ending is ultimately more valuable than discord in continuing. The album’s latest single, “Leaves,” [...]

The Menzingers ready After the Party for February release

The Menzingers will release their eagerly awaited fifth full-length After the Party on February 3, 2017. The album arrives as the follow-up to the Philadelphia-based band’s widely acclaimed Rented World. Pre-orders for After The Party are available here. The Menzingers are premiering their new single “Bad Catholics” today. With its heavy riffs and high-powered rhythms, [...]

Japandroids to release Near To The Wild Heart Of Life in January 2017

After playing the last of their 200 shows in more than 40 countries in support of their critically acclaimed 2012 album Celebration Rock, Japandroids took a much needed break to rest and recover after their last show in November of 2013. The band would not play again for three years. This month, they made their [...]

Greg Graffin covers “Lincoln’s Funeral Train” by Norman Blake

The Los Angeles Times is premiering a brand new track by singer and songwriter Greg Graffin. Renowned as the frontman for legendary Los Angeles punk band Bad Religion, as well as an acclaimed solo artist, a professor of evolutionary biology and respected author, Graffin here interprets the song “Lincoln’s Funeral Train” by veteran bluegrass and [...]

Modern Baseball share “Bart To The Future Part 2: The Musical

Philadelphia’s Modern Baseball has released a Trump protest song today as part of 30 Days, 30 Songs called “Bart To The Future Pat 2: The Musical”. The band said of the new track, “”It was impossible to say EVERYTHING we wanted to say about Trump. We knew that looking at him as a peer, rather than this [...]

The Gentle Hits (Dear and the Headlights) share “Walk Out”

Phoenix, AZ’s The Gentle Hits are premiering a track off their upcoming self-titled debut album on Brooklyn Vegan. Stream “Walk Out” here. Comprised of Ian Metzger, lead songwriter and vocalist, drummer Mark Kulvinskas, and multi-instrumentalist James Mulhern, all gained a wide-scale following with their critically acclaimed projects Dear and the Headlights (Equal Vision Records) andWhat Laura Says. Brooklyn Vegan says [...]