New Music – Bad Jones ‘Glass Eye’

    Auckland’s Bad Jones have given us their new release ‘Glass Eye’, the second single from their debut EP ‘You Are All Animals’ that was released earlier this month. The band shine on this attitude filled, punk track and for an early offering ‘Glass Eye’ really shows off the band’s aptitude for song writing.…

New Music – Frontside ‘Give It Up’

    Forming all the way back in 2008, Frontside are a three piece progressive rock outfit from America and their new single ‘Give It Up’ announces the upcoming EP ‘Closer to Closure’. ‘Give It Up’ is a frantic, high energy piece of alt rock underlined with the angsty aggression of punk and the melodic…

New Music – Wrecked Beach ‘Fried’

      Vancouver’s Wrecked Beach delivered their new single ‘Fried’ earlier this month, signalling the release of their latest album ‘Eyetide’. Described as blurring the lines between “progressive Garage rock and washed out psychedelic pop”, the band come through with a groovy taste of nostalgia.  ‘Fried’ offers those big, sparse guitar strums that leave…

New Music – Silverbacks ‘Muted Gold’

    Dublin’s Silverbacks have been picking up all sorts of praise recently with huge plaudits coming from BBC Radio 1 as well as all the top online press covering these guys one a band to watch. Their new single ‘Muted Gold’ demonstrates exactly why. ‘Muted Gold’ flows with gentle synths and smooth basslines over…

New Music – La Vivas ‘The White Room’

    ‘The White Room’ is the new single from La Vivas coming from their latest EP ‘Working Class Symphonies’. Described as a ‘straight up rock ‘n’ roll band’, La Vivas really show their star quality on the new release. There is a hint of Oasis-esque Brit pop in the opening of ‘The White Room’,…

New Music – Like A Motorcycle ‘Wide Awake’

    The Canada based quartet Like A Motorcycle emerge with their latest single ‘Wide Awake’ – A track that is said to be about “waking up between a past stained with unhealthy choices and a future of bleak dystopian uncertainty” The song open with moody, muted guitars but the feeling soon shifts into something…

New Music – I Am Bones ‘Syphon’

    This is a gnarly new release from Danish band I Am Bones. ‘Syphon’ comes from the band’s upcoming EP ‘Lobster Vibes’ and is a clear signal of intent from a band that dropped off the radar over ten tears ago. ‘Syphon’ is a punch in the face, a raw, anger fuelled trudge and…