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Barns Courtney brings the fire on debut EP

You’ve heard of Barns Courtney, but odds are you won’t be able to place what he sings. The English singer-songwriter may have caught your attention last year with his impressive

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Judah & the Lion roar even louder on their deluxe LP

It goes without saying, but without Mumford & Sons sparking the banjo’s transformation from laughable to admirable, bands like Judah & the Lion would never have a chance. Since 2013,

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‘Who Killed Matt Maeson’ will make you cringe

In a tone that’s much more Shawn Mendes than Kaleo, singer-songwriter Matt Maeson floats comfortably through his latest six-track EP, Who Killed Matt Maeson. The Virginia native spent most of

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Tall Ships make an inspired return on new LP

Five years after the release of their debut album Everything Touching, U.K. indie-rock band Tall Ships has returned with a newfound clarity. The time they took to step away from their

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Review of the soundtrack off the new Netflix series ’13 Reasons Why’

Since it was announced the chilling young adult novel 13 Reasons Why would be adapted into a Netflix original series, the whole world eagerly anticipated the premiere date to see

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Tei Shi faces her fears on radiant debut album

If 2017 has taught us anything so far, it’s that this is the beginning of a new era of bold, fearless and unapologetic female pop sensations. On her debut album,

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Vaarwell’s smooth simplicity will heal your heart

Fans of the quiet power of Wet, Sylvan Esso and Bon Iver’s more experimental work will agree Vaarwell is a seamless addition to the most minimalist of music libraries. Vaarwell

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PINS explore a darker side on new EP ‘Bad Thing’

When your all-female post-punk band is asked to play the opening slot on Sleater-Kinney’s comeback tour, you know you’re doing something right. Lucky for PINS, they’ve sealed the approval of

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Music Review: Shallow Side ‘One’ album

Shallow Side’s newest album One dropped in January of this year, making it their second full-length album release. Not much information could be sought about this band even on their own

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Lewis Watson shines on new album ‘midnight’

The success story of British singer-songwriter Lewis Watson seems like one that could only occur in a digital age. First gaining exposure from posting covers on his YouTube channel at

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