Tag Archive | "guitar-driven"

Wildlife “Born to Ruin”

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

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Wildlife “Born to Ruin”

Big guitars and an anthemic chorus place this Toronto quartet's new single in very good company.

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Richard Hawley “Leave Your Body Behind You”

Monday, March 18, 2013

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Richard Hawley “Leave Your Body Behind You”

For his seventh solo LP, the former Longpigs and Pulp member rediscovers his more amped-up roots.

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Jesca Hoop “Born To”

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

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Jesca Hoop “Born To”

A stunning track filled with introspection and surprising musical twists from this female artist's new LP.

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Easter Island “Frightened”

Friday, July 13, 2012

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Easter Island “Frightened”

A majestic track from this Athens-based band of brothers.

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Mission of Burma “Second Television”

Thursday, July 5, 2012

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Mission of Burma “Second Television”

This seminal post-punk act continues through their stellar second act of their career.

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Carter Tanton “Horrorscope”

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

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Carter Tanton “Horrorscope”

On this cut from his debut, the Lower Dens and Marissa Nadler associate delivers a noisy mini-epic.

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Big Troubles “Misery”

Friday, November 11, 2011

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Big Troubles “Misery”

This new Jersey quartet evoke classic power-pop through a mid-'90s lens.

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Vanish Valley “Races”

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

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Vanish Valley “Races”

Vanish Valley make pinning down a genre tricky on this track from their new second LP.

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Letting Up Despite Great Faults “Teenage Tide”

Friday, September 23, 2011

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Letting Up Despite Great Faults “Teenage Tide”

Fans of The Pains of Being Pure at Heart will like this act's brand ofindie-pop.

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The Sky Drops “Explain It to Me”

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

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The Sky Drops “Explain It to Me”

A gauzy, psych-tinged bit of post-shoegaze from the Delaware duo.

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The Dogs “A Decent Warning”

Thursday, September 1, 2011

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The Dogs “A Decent Warning”

A bit of delicious guitar-pop from an under the radar act who call to mind The Rosebuds and Cults.

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The Mekons “Space in Your Face”

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

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The Mekons “Space in Your Face”

Thirty-five years on, The Mekons prove they still have the filth and the fury.

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