By: Juliette Jagger (@juliettejagger)
Artist: Brutus Begins “Mind is a Gun”
Album: Uncanny Valley
From Toronto singer-songwriter Brutus Begins, “Mind is a Gun,” delivers introspective lyrics and throwback alt-rock melodies a la Wheatus.
Link/Listen/Watch: Stream Via Bandcamp HERE!
Artist: This Heel “Hexagon Head”
Album: III EP
As the frontman of Swedish band Dog, Paper, Submarine, Martin Månsson Sjöstrand is no stranger to the land of noisy indie rock. As The Heel we see him extending his reach slightly to capture a much more catchy and melodic lo-fi sound that retains a laid back feel even amid electric textures.
Link/Listen/Watch: Stream via Bandcamp HERE!
Artist: The Lipstick Junkies “Motown Prince”
Album: New Lingo
Off of their forthcoming EP, New Lingo, “Motown Prince” from The Lipstick Junkies is some bonafide rough-around-the-edges soul.
Artist: Rain Valley People “Lovers”
From British/French singer-songwriter Rain Valley People, “Lovers,” echoes the intimacy of Damien Rice coupled with the character of Ryan Adams.
Artist: Black Peaches “A Fire & A Water Sign” (Flying Mojito Bros Refrito)
Album: Get Down You Dirty Rascals
Black Peaches have just released a funk-fueled remix of their song “A Fire & A Water Sign” by Flying Mojito Bros. The track, which will appear on the outfit’s forthcoming debut album, Get Down You Dirty Rascals, is a low-down groove heavy affair that even tiptoes into disco territory.