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Here are the 45 bands in two weeks that I promised. Variety shouldn’t be an issue. If you haven’t digested the tardy August compilation yet, September’s rendition expands your plate, and palate. This was one o...

 
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MP3: Beast Patrol – “Plaster”

 
September 28, 2012
 



"Plaster" begins with a wave of guitar distortion, momentarily transforming into a bouncy synth-tinged pop song before a majestic chorus; the track has several personalities, a good sign for up-and-coming Brooklyn trio Beast Pa...

 
 
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kuky tala turi tigermilk
kuky tala turi tigermilk
kuky tala turi tigermilk
 

MP3: Kuky Tala – “Turi”

 
September 27, 2012
 



"Turi" marks Tala's first release under the new name Kuky Tala, which she changed from Tigermilk. Her ghostly and worldly sound is still intact, and more expansive than ever with "Turi". A pounding drum accompanies the stoicall...

 
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vuvuzela - hollow choir
vuvuzela - hollow choir
vuvuzela - hollow choir

For those familiar with New York rockers Kiss Kiss, frontman Josh Benash has his fingerprints all over the work of Vuvuzela. Fans accustomed to Kiss Kiss' high-energy rock ballads, which often interchanged swift metal-inspired ...

 
 
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MP3: Tape Sounds – “Cosmosis”

 
September 26, 2012
 



The spaced-out work of Tape Sounds, AKA Massachusetts-based Nate Kellogg, presents experimental electro-psychedelia with steady synth-pad backdrops and alternating leads, the latter often projected through fastidious guitars or...

 
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creeptones toms river
creeptones toms river
creeptones toms river
 

MP3s: Creeptones

 
September 26, 2012
 



Despite having attained a respectable following in their native Toms River, NJ, the rich and melodic rock of Creeptones still has not achieved the blog buzz it deserves. That should change shortly. A single listen will likely g...

 
 
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teen daze inner mansions
teen daze inner mansions
teen daze inner mansions
 

Stream: Teen Daze – “Spirit”

 
September 26, 2012
 



The Inner Mansions, the second album this year from British Columbia native Teen Daze, is a serenely beautiful release where the producer’s atmospheric electronica is at its peak. The new album is represented well by R...

 
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girls casino
girls casino
girls casino

The utter lack of information surrounding Girls Casino adds to the mystique of their music, a vein of nocturnal electro-pop that mixes dreamy intoxication with hard-thumping club choruses. Their full album is available to strea...