By: Larry Lootsteen
Artist: Blk Jks, “Tselane”
I ran across this band again watching Anthony Bourdain’s latest show on South Africa. Beautifully talented bunch!
Sounds like: A prayer, a plea, a wish
Artist: Ben Landis, “Through The Forest”
Album: Adventures in Pixels
Okay, this will seem weird but I thought I’d share. This guy has a combo album/comic available on iTunes. Go on. Look. You know you wannnnnnnnaaaaaa.
Sounds like: Donkey Kong
Artist: Scofidio and Glazier, “1847”
This New York state duo has some amazing sounds. I really like this track.
Sounds like: A conglomeration of styles
Artist: That Girl With Dark Eyes, “Hey Baby”
Selling the mystery from California!
Sounds like: Prince
Artist: Cupla, “Lateral Lines”
If you like those rocky blues, this up-and-coming Vancouver band has something for you.
Sounds like: Fresh old school
Artist: Jupiter Spiral, “Luminatrix”
Album: Jupiter Spiral
Have to love any band that calls itself indie-psychedelic and hails from New Mexico
Sounds like: A bit of old Pink Floyd