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    • Listen: Empire of the Sun – “High and Low”
      On Monday Australian dance duo Empire of the Sun announced their third album, Two Vines. Now they have shared the album's shinny first single, "High and Low."
    • Sleigh Bells Announce New Album – “Jessica Rabbit”
      Sleigh Bells' "Demons" (from 2012's sophomore album Reign of Terror) was used to great effect in last fall's season one finale of Jessica Jones. A character listened to the song loudly on noise-cancelling headphones to help counteract David Tennant's villainous and charismatic Kilgrave, who can control minds with the sound of hi […]
    • Watch Blood Orange Perform “Augustine” and “Thank You” on “Conan”
      Blood Orange (aka Devonté Hynes) released an acclaimed new album, Freetown Sound, back in June via Domino. Last night he stopped by Conan to perform both "Augustine" and "Thank You." For the former he was seated at the piano, with two backing dancers behind him. For the latter he stood up to perform. Throughout framed photos of police sho […]
    • Watch: Angel Olsen – “Sister” Video
      Angel Olsen is releasing a new album, MY WOMAN, on September 2 via Jagjaguwar. Previously she had shared videos for the album's first two singles, "Intern" and "Shut Up Kiss Me." Now she has shared another song from the album, the eight-minute long "Sister," via its video. Olsen self-directed the album's first two vide […]
    • Phase Zero
      Morgan Delt's first jam bore the hallmarks of '60s psych so thoroughly that some thought it was unearthed from the post-Woodstock era. Drenched in psychedelia, Phase Zero is dripping with dreamy sounds that ooze from your speakers' pores like day-after LSD sweat.
    • Mon Roi (My King)
      My King is a film about love as an individual experience. 
    • Listen: Glass Animals - “Season 2, Episode 3”
      British four-piece Glass Animals are releasing their sophomore album, How to Be a Human Being, this Friday (August 26) via Harvest. Previously they had shared the album's first single, "Life Itself," as well as a video for the song, and a video for "Youth."
    • Listen: Flock of Dimes (Wye Oak’s Jenn Wasner) - “Everything Is Happening Today”
      Wye Oak frontwoman Jenn Wasner is releasing her debut full-length album under her Flock of Dimes solo project, If You See Me, Say Yes, which is due out September 23 via Partisan. She had already shared the album's first single, "Semaphore," as well as a video for it. Now she has shared another song from the album, "Everything Is Happening […]
    • Sadie Dupuis of Speedy Ortiz Announces Solo Album as Sad13, Shares “Get a Yes”
      Speedy Ortiz frontwoman Sadie Dupuis has announced her debut solo album, but she's going under the moniker Sad13. The album, Slugger, is due out November 11 via Carpark. She's shared its first single, "Get a Yes," which you can listen to below via NPR. Also below is the tracklist and cover art.
    • Watch: The Avalanches - “Subways” Video
      Wildflower, the long awaited follow-up to Since I Left You, the acclaimed 2001 debut album by Australia's The Avalanches, was finally released in July via Astralwerks/Modular/EMI/XL. Now the band have shared a fun and trippy animated video for "Subways." 
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    • Live Report: Green Man 2016 August 24, 2016
      Absorbing sounds in a tranquil valley...For one weekend in August a tranquil valley in the Brecon Beacons is transformed into Green Man, a music festival that just might be the best around. In its fourteenth year it has a line-up that lives somewhere in the gap between folk and rock with a real emphasis on independent record labels. Although there was some r […]
    • Premiere: Lion's Den - 'Scars' August 24, 2016
      Stockholm-based garage rock types return with a new single...Stockholm trio Lion's Den are cult heroes in their native city. Frenzied garage rock with a clear pop edge, their releases display a neat sense of humour that trespasses across pop culture. New cut 'Scars' is forthcoming on Lazy Octopus Records, with a full length set to follow short […]
    • Premiere: Fiona Brice - 'Glastonbury' (Gonjasufi Remix) August 24, 2016
      A radical re-work from the desert prophet...Fiona Brice has worked with some fine artists in her career, a multi-instrumentalist whose skills remain almost entirely in demand. With new album 'Postcards From', however, she stepped confidently into centre-stage. A beguiling, enriching, and poetic album, it is now set to spawn a rather unusual remix E […]
    • Win: Tickets To Bestival 2016 August 24, 2016
      Isle of Wight extravaganza returns with a new theme...Bestival is hurtling headlong into The Future, with an incredible cast of musical pioneers, forward thinking funksters and precognitive pop stars, including The Cure, Major Lazer, Wiz Khalifa, Sean Paul, Hot Chip, Fatboy Slim, Bastille, Years & Years, Skepta, Katy B and many more. With cosmic camp-fir […]
    • Premiere: Bamboo - 'Thinking Of You' August 24, 2016
      A theatrical, sunny day hymn...Bamboo is a project from Nick Carlisle (of Peepholes, Don't Argue) and Rachel Horwood (of Trash Kit, Halo Halo), and their debut album 'Prince Pansori Priestess' won critical praise on its release last year. New project 'The Dragon Flies Away' was recorded concurrently with the debut full length, and it […]
    • Breakdown: Jordan Mackampa - 'Open Arms' August 24, 2016
      Moving new track examined...Rising talent Jordan Mackampa has a fastidious approach to his art. Nothing is released until it is perfect, until it matches his own high standards - so new cut 'Open Arms' is just a bit special. A slice of folk, a dash of soul, Jordan Mackampa fuses a number of ingredients together to get a sound that is wonderfully fr […]
    • Mr. Mitch x Yamaneko Pair Up As Yaroze Dream Suite August 24, 2016
      Check out their new mix...Mr. Mitch and Yamaneko have paired up to forge new project Yaroze Dream Suite. Both producers are aligned to the varied stands of instrumental grime, with each having their own highly distinctive voice. The pair hooked up at Local Action's London studio last year, working on fresh material that resulted in new possibilities for […]
    • Angel Olsen - 'Sister' August 24, 2016
      A moving, braving, and honest piece...Angel Olsen's new album 'My Woman' is shaping up to be something special. The songs placed online so far - 'Intern' and 'Shut Up Kiss Me' - are impressive, displaying a real confidence in her artistry. New cut 'Sister' though, takes this one step further. Brave, honest songwri […]
    • Premiere: Pitto ft. Tessa Rose Jackson - 'Let's Do It Again' August 24, 2016
      From new album 'Breaking Up The Static'...Dutch producer Pitto is back. With a new deal and a fresh direction the beat maker is ready to unveil his next artist album, with the wryly titled 'Breaking Up The Static' due to be released on September 2nd. The record arrives five years after his debut, with Pitto stating that it's “like ha […]
    • These Posters Re-Cast Grime Albums As Hollywood Blockbusters August 24, 2016
      Meet the 19 year old designer behind the social media sensation...Grime has always had a strong visual element. Whether that's the cover of the latest mixtape or the logo for a pirate radio statement, grime's visual side has always run concurrently to its explosive musical growth. Now, a young designer has stepped in to re-cast a series of grime re […]
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Posts Tagged ‘Sunshine Riot’

Five Cool Ones: Five Artists that Follow The Falcon’s Nest on Twitter

Posted by falconi5 on February 10, 2014

twitterOne of the great things about social media is the ability to expose yourself to musical acts from all over the globe. Some new, some old, and  lot that might be new to you but have been around for while. Every artist you encounter on your journey may not be to your liking, but the joy is in the journey. Here are five of our favorite musicians that are following us on twitter.  Thanks for the follow.

Jamestown Revival

One of our favorite new finds with a sound right out of Laurel Canyon. Check out the song “California (Cast Iron Soul)” from their recent Conan appearance. Move over Mumford and Sons, Dawes, and The Avett Brothers.  There is a new cosmic cowboy in town.

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The Repeat Offenders

The Repeat Offenders are a Post Punk band with attitude and energy to spare. Picture Oasis with a little bit more of an edge, and you have the sound scape for this fine up and coming new band.

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Twitter: @repeatoffender5

Love and a .38

If you sometimes are in the mood for some real old school Sunset Strip Rock & Roll, and who isn’t, Love and a .38 is the band for you. They can be found mostly in the Los Angeles area at The Whiskey, The Troubadour, or any number of those cool So. Cal haunts. Their new album will be out in a couple of months, so keep your ears peeled.  In the meantime to hold you over check out this fine Rock and Roll tune, “Rock ‘n Lola.”

Twitter: @loveanda38

Sunshine Riot

Sunshine Riot describes themselves as a Cash-Meets-Cobain Rock & Roll Band from Boston.  Check them out.  They deserve to be on your radar.

Twitter: @SunshineRiot

Pickering White

Breaking up the sausage fest a bit, we have Pickering White. Exquisitely fronted by Jennifer Pickering, the four piece band is an exciting blend of blues, country, Rock, and a little bit of soul. The vibe is retro cool, and on the excellent “Lady Blue Sky” a little bit of ELO comes out.  Not a lot, just a little bit. Also think Imelda May with a little bit of Lydia Loveless thrown in for good measure.

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Twitter: @PickeringWhite

 

 

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