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23 May 2019

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The Cerny Brothers’ Looking for the Good Land

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A dash of reverb, a little more distortion, a whole lot of heart and a ton of tonality are just waiting to come ripping through the silence in “American Whore,” one of twelve all-new songs that we’re given a front-row seat to examine in The Cerny Brothers’ Looking for the Good Land, which was released […]

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20 May 2019

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Alexis Keegan releases Single

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URL: https://www.alexiskeegan.com/instagram Crossovers and hybrids have been spiking in popularity lately across the western music world, but there haven’t been many artists that have really astonished me in their stylistic experimentations as Alexis Keegan has in the brand new single “What Am I Supposed to Do.” For those who aren’t aware, Keegan is an indie […]

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20 May 2019

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Brian Cottrill – Through the Keyhole

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INSTAGRAM: https://picgra.com/user/britune/544219813 Brian Cottrill has taken an interesting approach to offering a debut solo release. The guitarist and main songwriter for West Virginia’s The Grey Agents turned off his amplifier for Through the Keyhole and picked up an acoustic guitar and harmonica to deliver nine original songs spanning from the age of 17 to modern day. It […]

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15 May 2019

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Jon Dowling  “Don’t Wanna Own The World” (single)

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FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/Jon-Dowling-123571992875/ In his brand new single “Don’t Wanna Own the World,” adult contemporary singer/songwriter Jon Dowling gets personal with his lyrics and opens up his heart to us in a way that he never has before. Stylized around a brooding harmony between the vocal track and a pristinely melodic piano, “Don’t Wanna Own the […]

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13 May 2019

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Brooks Forsyth – So Much Beyond Us (LP)

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We look upon a lonesome cabin in the shadow of the Rocky Mountains. The door swings open, and out comes none other than singer/songwriter Brooks Forsyth, guitar in hand, optimistic look in his eyes. He steps out into the cold Colorado air and starts to wander down the adjacent road. He’s on his way to […]

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12 May 2019

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Jerad Finck’s “Home”

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SPOTIFY: https://open.spotify.com/album/2k05vn2KVMGeuTKhQeLEvL?si=H8QproQXTEOv8pkmw6h57Q 2019 has produced varying results for the American pop underground, but one of the shinier diamonds to see release this April is undoubtedly Jerad Finck’s “Home,” a low-key synth ballad that sees the young singer/songwriter transforming a reflective verse into an introspective confessional that stands out in his intriguing body of work. “Home” is […]

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11 May 2019

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Safe as Houses’ “Lucky Lucky”

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URL: https://www.safeashouses.ca/ In a soft, half-whispered melody, we’re told “Look at where I’m falling from / Somewhere high enough to scare me” at the start of Safe as Houses’ “Lucky Lucky,” and though spiked with enigmatic prose of the most cultured variety, this indulgent opening verse is only a small sampling of what’s to come […]

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11 May 2019

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Whitebeard (Alan Curtis) releases new music

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This April, Canadian crooner Whitebeard is taking listeners on a journey into what he’s calling Nashipeg; a bold fusion of north and south that is best embodied in the new single from his latest album Plaid Is the New Black, “Paris.” “Paris” has the look and feel of a country song with the cosmopolitan construction […]

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8 May 2019

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Zero Frequency release LP

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The wallop of guitar and bass violence that is just waiting to come alive in “Disco Ball Rider” is only a sample of what listeners can expect to find in the heavier tracks included on Zero Frequency’s new record The Ocean’s End, Vol. 1, which alongside two other volumes is rocking the underground and stirring […]

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7 May 2019

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Trevor Drury New Single Head On The Tracks 

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SPOTIFY: https://open.spotify.com/track/5M0CDx19b9E3K3bvWkULOo Trevor Drury has slowly, but surely, become one of the most discussed solo artists in the American indie underground over the last year, and he’s back in the headlines this March with a brilliant new single titled “Head on the Tracks” that fans and critics can’t seem to get enough of. Released on March 29thto […]

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