The Yeah Yeah Yeahs will headline the Pitchfork Music Festival’s 15th iteration alongside the National and Run the Jewels. The headliners make sense with the Yeah Yeah Yeahs front-woman Karen O recently having said in an interview that she’s “ready to make some new music.” The National also played the very first run of Pitchfork Festival back in 2006.Continue reading “Pitchfork Music Festival Announces 15th Anniversary Lineup”
As a new wave of post punk music arrives to the mainstream radio, Toronto duo Favours, made up of Alex Zen and Jacqueline, have emerged. After the success of their single “Stowaway,“ their EP Made to Wait is set to be released in May 2020.Continue reading “Favours Are the Post-Punk and New Wave Dynamic Duo”
Valentine’s Day 2020 came with a gift in the form of Forever aka June Moon’s latest EP release titled: Close to The Flame. With only six songs on this EP, Moon treats us to a 22 minute journey that boasts of dreamy synthesizers, lo-fi-esque hip-hop beats, and Moon’s vocals.Continue reading “Forever's 'Close to the Flame' EP Review”
The Aquadolls are the “mermaid rock n roll” band going on eight years since their foundation by front-woman and lead vocalist, Melissa Brooks in 2012. In that near decade, the band has seen members come and go with the exception of Brooks, and their music has reflected that versatility and dynamism. Now will momentum and a consistent lineup with Jackie Proctor and Keilah Nina, the Aquadolls continue their strut with a tour with White Reaper and the message of their most recent single, “suck on this.”Continue reading “Suck On This: An Interview with the Aquadolls”
Melkbelly released their new lead single, “LCR” accompanied by an animated music video. The single is featured in their new album, Pith, coming out April 3rd on WaxNine/ Carpark Records and also announced a North American Tour.