Category Archives: Music Reviews

Kally Price’s New Old Jazz

By Lee Cahill If you don’t think the reincarnation of Billie Holiday could be a thirty-something white girl from Arizona, you haven’t met Kally Price. Her soulful, jazzy voice accompanied by muted horns takes your earbuds on a time-traveling journey … Continue reading

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A Weekly Guide To Your New Obsession – Wet Nuns, Nite Jewel, and Only Real

By Sarah Besnard Artist: Wet Nuns Listen: “Throttle” *Warning: A lot of blood is involved in this video From: Sheffield/Leeds, UK Label: Unsigned Sounds like: Creepy rock’n’roll Reason to listen: Wet Nuns are influenced by “Women, whiskey, death. Enya”. Their … Continue reading

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A Weekly Guide To Your New Obsession: Hannah Cohen, Kuedo, Hookworms

By Sarah Besnard Artist: Hannah Cohen Listen: “Child Bride” From: New York Label: Bella Union Sounds like: Extremely soulful, polished, indie-folk. This song in particular features emotional lyrics and vocals over swelling strings and guitar. Reason to listen: You won’t … Continue reading

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Tall Tall Trees Video Showcase

By Lee Cahill Since we labeled Tall Tall Trees a band to see at CMJ, our video interview has been long over due! We caught up with them a few months back at Mike Savino’s (the lead singer’s) apartment to … Continue reading

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A Weekly Guide To Your New Obsession: Yellow Ostrich, Father John Misty
, and Spoek Mathambo

By Lee Cahill and Sarah Besnard Artist: Yellow Ostrich Listen: “Marathon Runner” From: New York City & Wisconsin Label: Barsuk (New Album Strange Land out March 6th) Sounds like: Indie Rock a la Dirty Projectors meets The Dodos meets Mister … Continue reading

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Azealia Banks – Diva To Watch

By Lee Cahill Azaelia Banks is the fresh, fast-talkin’ youngster that’s been selling out shows in Europe and creeping her way onto “Artists to Watch in 2012” lists. Though her budding fame has taken root in the UK, she’s a … Continue reading

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A Weekly Guide To Your New Obsession: John Talabot, Novella, Alt-J

By Sarah Besnard Artist: John Talabot Listen: “So will be now… (feat. Pional)” From: Barcelona, Spain Label: Permanent Vacation Sounds Like: James Blake meets Pantha du Prince Reason to listen: House wizard John Talabot can transform the most melancholic of … Continue reading

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