NY producer Kurt Uenala aka Null + Void teams up with legendary Depeche Mode front man Dave Gahan for the single and video ‘Where I Wait’. Shot in a dark and futuristic setting, the haunting visuals display a couple fighting one another whilst projections of Dave Gahan appear on a television set. Stylishly directed by Tim Saccenti, the song itself is taken from Null + Void’s LP ‘Cryosleep’, out November 3rd via hfn.
Brooklyn band Dead Leaf Echo are set to release their second album ‘Beyond.Desire’ on October 13th via PaperCup Music. The LP was recorded with My Bloody Valentine engineer Guy Fixsen, as well as Jorge Elbreht of Ariel Pink and No Joy fame. One of the songs featured on the album is this freshly shared track entitled ‘Sunless Soul’. Whilst the content displays peeks of melancholy pertaining to loneliness, there is a contrasting element to the musical backing which bursts with hope. Have a listen.
Brooklyn band Teachers have unveiled their stunning video ‘Loved You All The Way’. Filmed in Serbia among stark and towering monuments that have lasted throughout World War II, the band performs the track as the dramatic landscape provides a powerful backdrop. The song itself is taken from Teachers’ forthcoming debut LP ‘Race’.
NYC rockers High Waisted definitely know how to party it up. Aside from making our lives look totally stale by comparison, the four piece outfit have been owning the New York underground scene for years now. Their debut LP ‘On Ludlow’ was a masterpiece and the band also delivered a pretty hot playlist for ColoRising Mixes: 26. Now taking their sound to a higher level, High Waisted have released their new 7″ record ‘Free Throw/Firebomb’.
As NYC band Bootblacks prepare for the release of their new album ‘Fragments’, landing September 14th o Manic Depression Records, the group have shared their latest tune ‘The Longest Night’. Straddling a fine line between the sounds of post-punk and cold wave, the haunting track built on rolling guitar riffs and deep, shifting synths, follows their previous stomping cut ‘Hold & Dissolve’.
Brooklyn band Dead Leaf Echo have announced the details of their new album ‘Beyond.Desire’. Out October 13th via PaperCup Music, the LP was recorded with engineers Guy Fixsen and producer Jorge Elbreht of Ariel Pink and No Joy fame. The record follows their ‘Strawberry.Skin’ EP which was released back in March of this year.
Cody & Danz aka Cody Crump and Computer Magic released their collaborative EP ‘Only The Hits’ this summer which was definitely one of the highlights. The L.A. and NYC-based pair now step up with the official video for their track ‘So Small’. Directed by Derik Smith, you can find Cody & Danz basically hanging out in a home and jamming together, sweet and simple. You can watch ‘So Small’ down below.
Brooklyn band Violet Sands have shared their latest video ‘Drive’, directed by Christian Haberkern. The visuals feature the leading character, played by Julia Vasi, navigating throughout a futuristic setting, eventually trekking into a hotel. Holding a key to the mysterious room 124, Vasi slowly unlocks the door, only you don’t quite get to see who or what is behind it. You’ll more than likely have to wait for the next video to find out the surprise. Check it out. Read more […]
NYC band Castle Black have released their new EP ‘Trapped Under All You Know’. Whilst pulling inspiration from raw 70s punk, 90s grunge and alternative, the 4-song record is an unapologetic and powerful sonic hitting packed with sheer force, gliding throughout a raw rock spectrum.
The Brooklyn music scene is definitely healthy with a slew of bands continuing to release incredible tracks. BK band Weird Owl have been a part of this movement for a number of years now, having dropped their debut LP ‘Ever the Silver Cord Be Loosed’ back in 2009. Now with their new album set to ‘Bubblegum Brainwaves’ scheduled to land October 13th, the boys have shared a new song entitled ‘You (Sometimes Not You)’. A psychedelic ride of intergalactic synths and streching pop melodies, the song is a window into what’s to come in regards to their new record.