Mocky – Whistlin’

As the release date for his upcoming LP Key Change approaches (June 26), and having already released the first single “Living in the Snow“, Canadian songwriter Mocky has premiered the music video for “Whistlin’”. Influenced by his time living in Berlin, and then returning back to North America, his music carries with it a sense of feeling at home. … More Mocky – Whistlin’

Joey Fattz x YRS Jerzy – Anti-social

Pittsburgh’s award-winning underground hip-hop artist Joey Fattz (a.k.a. Bazooka Joe) has teamed up with DJ YRS Jerzy to unleash the raw and hard-hitting track “Anti-social”. Working closely alongside fellow Pittsburgh-natives Mac Miller and Wiz Khalifa, and opening for Snoop Dogg and French Montana, Joey Fattz is ready to make his mark. Brimming with East Coast talent, Zooka’s intoxicating flow, … More Joey Fattz x YRS Jerzy – Anti-social

Suits N’ Toques: Forno EP Release Party (w/ Francbatards + Cardboard Crowns) May 15, 2015

Ottawa ska outfit Suits N’ Toques released Forno, their second EP, on May 15th. To celebrate, the six-piece band took over the legendary Rainbow Bistro for a wild, Friday night. Alongside the skanking-party animals (skanking is a dance in case eyebrows were raised), they invited French-cocktail reggae/ska troupe Les Francbatards and Ottawa-native/Toronto-based ska-punk ensemble Cardboard Crowns to join the set list. And … More Suits N’ Toques: Forno EP Release Party (w/ Francbatards + Cardboard Crowns) May 15, 2015

Husky – Drunk

Australian singer-songwriter Husky Gawenda and bandmate/cousin Gideon Preiss are releasing their sophomore full-length Ruckers Hill on June 2nd. In conjunction with the announcement, the folk duo shared the music video for their first single “Saint Joan” a few weeks back. With only a week remaining before Ruckers Hill hits shelves, Husky have shared the second single from the … More Husky – Drunk

beauts – After All

Based out of Halifax, the members of indie rock quartet beauts have been apart of the East Coast music scene for awhile now, with a few members performing with the likes of Rich Aucoin, Kuato, Writers’ Strike, and Night Surf. Stepping out as a newly formed band, beauts are ready to share their latest work “After All”, off … More beauts – After All

Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Multi-Love

4/5 New Zealand/American-based psychedelic alternative band Unknown Mortal Orchestra began to make waves with their 2013 release II, which won the Best Alternative Album at the 2013 New Zealand Music Awards. The success eventually carried over to the States, performing the single “So Good At Being In Trouble” for their American television debut the same … More Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Multi-Love

Album Releases: Week of May 26, 2015

Alternative / Indie / Rock Black Baron – Abject Skin (Lo-fi/Noise-punk) Rachel Grimes – The Clearing (Instrumental/Piano) Daniel Johns – Talk (Synth-rock) Jooj – Jooj (Minimalist/Experimental/Singer-songwriter) Icky Blossoms – Mask (Psych/electro-rock) Spirit Club – Spirit Club (Lo-fi/Indie rock) Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Multi-Love (Psych/Synth-pop) The Vaccines – English Graffiti (Indie rock/Brit pop) Electronic Matthew Herbert – The Shakes (Electronica) Country / Folk Nick Ferrio – Amongst … More Album Releases: Week of May 26, 2015

Pet Sun – Never Quit

Psych-grunge outfit Pet Sun started off as four friends with a love of psychedelic, lo-fi rock and beer. Now, Pet Sun is four friends who have a love for making ridiculously catchy, psych-rock…and drinking beer, of course. With an extensive tour on the horizon, and an upcoming LP titled The Hand Recordings out later this year, the DIY-garage band have … More Pet Sun – Never Quit