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Review: ‘You’re Not As ___ As You Think’ by Sorority Noise

Sorority Noise produce emotionally rich, cohesive and intelligent indie rock on their first album since 2015. The quartet, originally from Hartford, Connecticut, made their debut four years ago and have

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Review of EP ‘Lucky’ by Harlow’s Monkeys

San Francisco indie-folk band Harlow’s Monkeys make their debut on new EP, Lucky, out now. Self-described as “sad and sometimes funny,” the six songs are the kind of mellow acoustic

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New super group Big Walnuts Yonder release first single [review]

On Feb. 28, new super group Big Walnuts Yonder released their first single. Members are from The Stooges, Deerhoof, Wilco and Tera Melos. On Feb. 28, Big Walnuts Yonder released their

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Another genre-bending EP from SPiN with ‘Meant to Rise’ [Review]

On Jan. 20, SPiN debut their new EP, ‘Meant to Rise.’ These artists continue to defy genre boxes, while delivering a successfully rock leaning release. On Jan. 20, SPiN released

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‘Alcohol & Bad Decisions’ strong kick-off for Psychocide [Review]

Psychocide’s rock-n-roll sound is infused with a NY punk irreverence and humor. Psychocide released their debut album entitled Alcohol & Bad Decisions on March 2. Though conceived in New York, the band

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‘Shadowlands’ sees Romantica’s triumphant return

Some of the greatest bands come out of the smallest local scenes. In Minneapolis, the local music scene is lively, rich and heralded as one of the best in the

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Dive in to KYKO’s lush pop on his latest EP

Dreamy, atmospheric club beats flow easily within the 13 minutes of this stunning EP from South London’s KYKO. Wildlife is the second EP from KYKO, also known as Scott Verrill. The

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Summer Moon exceed expectations on new LP

One of many side projects crafted by a member of the Strokes while on hiatus, Summer Moon gives longtime fans of the New York City post-punk revivalists a reason to

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‘Bed of Liars’ by The Unlikely Candidates review

Fans of X Ambassadors and Imagine Dragons might be drawn to this catchy EP from Texas band The Unlikely Candidates. Bed of Liars, out now, is a high-powered mix of

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Review for Freddy Hale single ‘Troublemaker’

Hailing from Los Angeles, alt pop, soul crossover artist Freddy Hale wrecks havoc on the hip hop and R&B music scene by simply keeping one hand on his beat casting

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