New Tracks

Video: ‘Escape to Total Rewards’ Concerts

To supplement the travel mix, here are several video recaps of the concerts and events presented by Caesars Entertainment’s ‘Escape to Total Rewards’ program. I was able to attend the NYC show, and

MP3s: Que? Zoo and Dr. Skull

Que? Zoo and Dr. Skull is the alias for Philly-based Brandon Seawell, who recorded the six songs on Days At the Zoo in his bedroom "with two microphones, a mixer from the

MP3: Lower Dens – “Propagation”

The spacey "Propagation" provides a preview of Lower Dens' new album Nootropics, out April 30th (May 1st in the U.S.). The five-minute roller is built around creaking guitar developments, which dissipate a

Stream: Mount Eerie – “House Shape”

As reported in February, Phil Elverum, of Microphones and Mount Eerie, will be releasing two albums this year. The first, Clear Moon, presents songs about “a quiet life in and around a small northwest town, usually

MP3: mr. Gnome – “The Way”

mr. Gnome are already following last year's excellent Madness in Miniature up strong with a new digital 7" Softly Mad, consisting of tracks "The Way" and "Still Life". The former is a

Stream: Cineplexx – “Crawl o Mariposa”

With a focus on guitars and synth-infused pop, Cineplexx's sound is a blend of psych-pop, culturally eclectic folk, and post-rock; it's not too distant from the engrossing DIY pop of R. Stevie

Full Album: Fly Golden Eagle – Swagger

Swagger is a genius album from Nashville-based Fly Golden Eagle that has gone severely overlooked. It comes highly recommended. Stream the entire release inside.

MP3s: Day Joy

MP3: Day Joy – Talks of Terror MP3: Day Joy – Animal Noise Michael Serrin and Peter Michael Perceval craft haunting folk music with bursts of noise-pop and rock, evidenced best by the stunning

New Albums

von Krogh – ‘WAVES’

Oslo-based band von Krogh depict the turbulent aspect of life’s ups and downs within an emotive production on their new album WAVES.