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They are back! New Music from Franz Ferdinand

Scotland’s Franz Ferdinand is back with their first new album since 2009.  ”Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action” has been in the works since 2010, and is finally slated for release. The LP, which is the follow-up to their 2009 effort ‘Tonight’, will be released on August 26 and was recorded in frontman Alex Kapranos’ […]

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Bastille’s Single “Pompeii” is the New Song Stuck in My Head

When British band Bastille released their latest single, “Pompeii,” adoring fans throughout the UK and Europe were clamoring for it, pushing it to number two on the UK charts. Pompeii’ is an addicting combo of catchy infectious pop, complex arrangements with Dan Smith’s beautiful lyrics to appeal to an indie crowd, and even Gregorian style chanting. […]

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Song Stuck in Our Heads: The Mowgli’s “The Great Divide”

It’s a new week and with it we have a new song stuck in our heads. Today on heavy rotation is “The Great Divide,” by The Mowgli’s. Los Angeles-based eight-piece band, The Mowgli’s, recently released their full length, major label debut album, Waiting for the Dawn. The album, packed with the bands hippie vibe and […]

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Artist of the Week Sigur Rós Release New Album

This week Iceland’s Sigur Rós released their seventh album of ambient, ethereal post-rock—an album that they describe as “more aggressive” than their previous records. Whereas their previous material was whimsical, optimistic, and even child-like in nature, this new album finds the band doing what they do best—creating cinematic, atmospheric soundscapes—it’s just that these soundscapes are […]

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New Music: We Love Grouplove

There is an early contender for this year’s summer anthem–and it comes to us from Grouplove. After breaking out in 2011 with songs like “Tongue Tied” and ‘Colours”, nabbing a few soundtrack spots in hit TV shows like “Don’t Say Oh Well” in Vampire Diaries, they are back with the first single from their new […]

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New Series “I Am the DJ” Debuts with Counting Crows

There is nothing better than personal music recommendations from people you trust- unless of course that person happens to be a famous musician. Our new series “I Am the DJ” gives a glimpse into the music collection of some of our favorite artists as they showcase their favorite songs, biggest influences and specialized playlists. To debut […]

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