Foster The People: Supermodel

 • 2014/03/18 • Columbia • Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Pop • Are You What You Want To Be? | Ask Yourself | Coming of Age | Pseudologia Fantastica | *The Truth* | Fire Escape “Your confidence is fading with your youth.” — “Ask Yourself” As far as sophomore efforts go I would say Foster the People show very little back slide after releasing such a stellar…

Kishi Bashi: Lighght

• 2014/05/13 • Joyful Noise • Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Pop •  Philosophize In It! Chemicalize With It! | The Ballad of Mr. Steak | Carry On Phenomenon | Once Upon a Lucid Dream (In Afrikaans) | *Hahaha Pt. 1 & 2* “Picture our wedding it’d be summer sour and summer sweet” — “Philosophize In It! Chemicalize With It!” Kishi Bashi is…

The Pains of Being Pure At Heart: Days of Abandon

• 2014/05/13 • Yebo Music • Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Pop • Art Smock | *Simple and Sure* | Beautiful You | Coral and Gold | Masokissed | The Asp At My Chest “Dropped some pounds and the people that you used to hang around” — “Art Smock” This album may be hard for some fans to take.…

Oh Land: Wishbone

• 2013/09/24 • Federal Prism • Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Pop, Club/Dance •  Renaissance Girls | Pyromaniac | Love You Better “I will love you better when I am blind.” — “Song” Oh Land is Nanna Øland Fabricius,  a Danish singer, who creates dance pop by feeling the gaps between beats with slightly artsy lyrical matter. From the energetic “Renaissance Girls” all the way…

Lovers: A Friend in the World

• 2013/09/24 • Badman Recording Co. • Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Pop • Tiger Square | Wander Through the Time of Hearts | Lavender Light “Don’t you fret, I love you best.” — “Wander Through the Time of Hearts” Indie group led by Carolyn Berk sings about the confusions of relationships and love from every angle while anchoring their thoughts with beautiful catchy…

Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin: Fly By Wire

• 2013/09/17 • Polyvinyl Records • Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Pop • Harrison Ford | Young Presidents | Nightwater Girlfriend “Her lips are like milk, she’s the nightwater queen.” SSLYBY (I guess this is suppose to make it easier to remember) hail from Springfield Missouri, this three-piece outfit maintains a small footprint as they dance around with a…

Au Revoir Simone: Move in Spectrums

• 2013/09/24 • Instant Records • Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Electronic, Indie Pop • More Than | The Lead Is Galloping | Crazy “Feel the waves that pull us under, the waiting wild inside. Brooklyn synth pop band, Au Revoir Simone push themselves forward on their most recent release. The sound still has a layed back vibe but it…