Tag Archive | "retro"

I Come to Shanghai “Nothing to Conceal”

Monday, April 15, 2013

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I Come to Shanghai “Nothing to Conceal”

This cut from the San Francisco duo's third LP resides in the once taboo crossroads of new wave and prog rock.

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Niki and the Dove “DJ, Ease My Mind”

Monday, April 8, 2013

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Niki and the Dove “DJ, Ease My Mind”

This single from the Swedish act's debut LP recalls the best of Siouxsie Sioux and contemporary electronic dance music.

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Ice Choir “I Want You Now and Always”

Thursday, August 30, 2012

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Ice Choir “I Want You Now and Always”

In his latest project, Kurt Feldman fixes his gaze on the guilty pleasures of '80s synthpop.

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Grand Resort “Night Is Dark”

Thursday, August 23, 2012

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Grand Resort “Night Is Dark”

A sunny bit of breezy, jangly pop from this young Dominican native.

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Doldrums “I’m Homesick Sittin’ Up Here in My Satellite”

Tuesday, July 3, 2012

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Doldrums “I’m Homesick Sittin’ Up Here in My Satellite”

Toronto's Eric Asher puts 1965 through the meat grinder for this woozy, giddy track.

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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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Cookies “Summer Jam”

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

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Cookies “Summer Jam”

This New York trio proves it's never too late for a summer jam.

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Selebrities “Can’t Make Up My Mind”

Monday, October 17, 2011

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Selebrities “Can’t Make Up My Mind”

This Brooklyn trio whips up a single they describe as "summertime goth."

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Doug Hoyer “Northern Lights”

Monday, October 10, 2011

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Doug Hoyer “Northern Lights”

A ready-for-the-floor synth-pop tune from the Canadian artist's new LP.

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Sanders Bohlke “Quiet Ye Voices”

Friday, October 7, 2011

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Sanders Bohlke “Quiet Ye Voices”

Discover why this captivating alt-folk songwriter owes a debt to (of all things) Grey's Anatomy.

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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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Country Mice “Morning Son”

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

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Country Mice “Morning Son”

This unlikely Brooklyn trio lends a little thunder to their twangy sound.

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