Entries for August, 2015

Spray Paint shares song, tours (2015)

After an action-packed year of touring the world, Spray Paint return with their second LP of 2015, Dopers.  It was recorded last August in the middle of 87 shows in 66 cities and in 12 different countries by Chris Woodhouse (The Oh Sees, Ty Segall, Mayyors). You can almost hear the tape melting on this record. Easily the [...]

Foxing share “The Magdalene,” announce tour dates (2015)

St. Louis, Missouri quintet Foxing announced their sophomore full-length Dealer today, out October 30, 2015 on Triple Crown Records.  NPR premiered the first track off Dealer today, saying “The Magdalene” is among one of Foxing’s most muted offerings, devotional in tone but pulsing with curiosity. It’s lushly textured with guitars that play off pizzicato violin [...]

Speak Low If You Speak Love shares video for “Knots,” tours (2015)

Indie singer-songwriter and State Champs bassist Ryan Scott Graham has debuted a new video for his song “Knots” from his solo project Speak Low If You Speak Love. The new video directed by Elliott Ingham and can be viewed now at BaebleMusic.com. The song is featured on Speak Low If You Speak Love’s debut album, [...]

Hawthorne Heights ready HURT, tour (2015)

Hawthorne Heights have posted their new single “The Darkest Times” off of their new EP titled Hurt out September 18. You can hear the new single here OR at the InVogue Records YouTube Channel. HURT is the final EP in the band’s three-EP series. The previous two EPs were titled HOPE and HATE and are [...]

Worriers share video for “Chasing,” tour (2015)

Political punk act, Worriers, reveal their new video “Chasing” with Stereogum from Imaginary Life, the band’s debut LP out now via Don Giovanni Records. Toying with the idea of seeing things for what they really are versus wishful thinking, the “Chasing” video places the album’s central themes of youth, passion, rebellion, and truth at the [...]

Reverse The Curse perform LP recordings at back-to-back shows

Ohio indie rock outfit Reverse The Curse has announced plans to perform the band’s two full-length recordings in full at two exclusive shows next month.  The two shows will take place on back-to-back nights at The Stone Tavern in Kent, Ohio.  The band will perform their 2011 release Hither & Yon the first night with [...]

You Indie Feature: Photos of Cave In from The Wrecking Ball, Atlanta, Georgia, August 9, 2015

Massachusetts’ Cave In, who’ve mostly been in a hiatus state since 2011, performed a rare appearance at the Wrecking Ball Festival in Atlanta, Georgia, on the Music Park Stage. David Altherr caught the set and said it was awesome. Here’s proof.

You Indie Feature: Photos of Samiam from The Wrecking Ball, Atlanta, Georgia, August 8, 2015

Berkley, California’s Samiam, who released their last record a half-decade ago, made a rare appearance on the Heaven Stage at The Wrecking Ball Festival in Atlanta, Georgia to a packed room of middle-aged emo diehards. Although the set covered the highlights of their career, guitarist Sean Kennerly told me that the band ran out of [...]

You Indie Feature: An interview with Paige Beller about Ladyfest 2015

Ladyfest 2015, which takes place in Dayton, Ohio, brings together and inspires people through music, art, and education. While the festival itself is a celebration of women in the arts, they provide a safe and welcoming environment no matter your gender identity. On top of enjoying some of the best live music from Dayton and [...]

You Indie Feature: Photos of Failure from The Wrecking Ball, Atlanta, Georgia, August 8, 2015

Los Angeles’ Failure are back with a vengeance; their new record, The Heart is a Monster, has included a reunion run that kicked off in early 2014 and has included dates with Jane’s Addiction and Hum. The band made a stop at the Wrecking Ball Festival in Atlanta, Georgia, playing the Heaven stage on August [...]