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…

Christophe Maé: Je Veux Du Bonheur “Tombé Sous Le Charme” (Fallin’ Under the Charm)

• 2013/07/30 • Warner Brothers France • International (World), French Pop •  “Tombé Sous Le Charme” (Fallin’ Under the Charm) “Je crois pas au hasard, le jour comme le soir, tu me tiens chaud. Comme l’ébène et l’ivoire, viens on va s’assoir au vieux piano.“ Christophe Maé, actor turned popular French pop artist takes advantage of his stage craft…

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…

Minks: Tides End

• 2013/08/06 • Captured Tracks • Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Pop, Shoegaze •  *Everything’s Fine* | Painted Indian | Hold Me Now | Margot “Like a Kennedy, you’re gone before your time.” — “” New York City band, the Minks fill their second album with music which would feel right at home in the 80’s. It’s synthy pop, shoegazey sound is…

Dale Earnhardt Jr Jr: The Speed of Things

• 2013/10/08 • Warner Bros. • Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Pop, Indie Electronic • Run | If You Didn’t See Me (Then You Weren’t On the Dancefloor) | War Zone “” — “” Probably the toughest name in the music biz to understand. Why? I was happy to see them make fun of it on their “If You Don’t See Me”…