New Music From The Inbox: Pet Sun, Cool Ghouls, Knox Hamilton, Half-Truth, Run River North

By: Juliette Jagger

Artist: Pet Sun “Gimme Your Soul”
Album: Feel Like I’m Going Away EP
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Blending raucous, psychedelic garage rock with a bit of Brit-pop for good measure, “Gimme Your Soul” from Hamilton’s Pet Sun is loud, rowdy and straight to the point.

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Artist: Cool Ghouls “And It Grows”
Album:
A Swirling Fire Burning Through The Rye
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Stacked with loud guitars, acidic riffs, and echoing three-part harmonies, San Francisco’s Cool Ghouls do as much justice to garage-psych as they do dreamy 60’s pop vocals.

Link/Listen/Watch: [soundcloud params=”auto_play=true&show_comments=true&color=0ac4ff”]https://soundcloud.com/emptycellarrecords/a1-and-it-grows/s-AmdGA[/soundcloud]

 

Artist: Knox Hamilton “Work It Out”
Album:
Single
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“Work It Out” is the latest from Little Rock, Arkansas indie-dance-pop outfit Knox Hamilton and it’s a total toe tapper.

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Artist: Half-Truth “Say It Again”
Album:
Half-Truth EP
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Rich with vastly over-processed drumbeats and breathless falsetto, Montreal DJ/producer Half-Truth has revealed a penchant for pop-oriented songwriting on this promising debut.

Link/Listen/Watch: [soundcloud params=”auto_play=true&show_comments=true&color=0ac4ff”]https://soundcloud.com/halftruthallday/sets/half-truth-ep[/soundcloud]

 

Artist: Run River North “Monsters Calling Home”
Album:
Run River North
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Poignant in their lyricism and driven by exquisite vocal harmonies, Run River North have conjured a brand a folk-pop that is as delicate as it is grand.

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Juliette Jagger

Juliette Jagger is a Canadian music journalist. She is on Twitter @juliettejagger.

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