Category Archives: New Releases

[stream] Years & Years // Real

Do people still use the word ‘banger’? I hope not, because it only makes me think of Tobias as Mrs. Featherbottom in Arrested Development, or a bunch of orange individuals dancing at a club. But if people do still use it, chances are it’s appropriate to describe this track from London’s Years & Years. The London trio… Continue Reading

[stream] Wye Oak // The Tower

It’s been a long three years since Wye Oak released Civilian, their third full length album. Civilian was sharp edged, jagged and raw and clearly the Baltimore duo’s most celebrated effort. Since then, the pair ended up on opposite sides of the country. Instead of packing the band in, however, they shared song ideas back and forth,… Continue Reading

[stream] Magic Eye // Japan

I try my best to stay out of our submissions inbox. Since the beginning of 2014, we literally have received over 1400 emails, which is patently ridiculous to me. If I were a more patient, grind-it-out kind of blogger, I might put some work into going through each and identifying what has potential, but instead,… Continue Reading