Nobody Really Cares If You Don’t Go to the Party : Courtney Barnett

Courtney Barnett hails from Melbourne, Australia and is starting to make a splash here in the US. Her debut album, Sometimes I Sit and Think, Sometimes I Just Sit, was released in late March to a slew of critical acclaim as well as lending an assist to Barnett's nomination for Best New Artist at the 58th…Read more Nobody Really Cares If You Don’t Go to the Party : Courtney Barnett

Corey Smith : Twenty-One

If you've ever spent a good amount of time below the Mason-Dixon line then you're most likely familiar with Corey Smith. Born in Jefferson, Georgia in 1979, Smith is revered as a God in the town of Athens, Georgia. Because of his close proximity to the University of Georgia while growing up, Smith spent a considerable…Read more Corey Smith : Twenty-One

90’s Rock

These songs may not necessarily be from the 90's but they all share those common sounds: guitar riffs, heavy drums, and in-your-face vocals. Enjoy! Fuel | Shimmer Staind | It's Been Awhile Nickelback | Someday Everclear | I Will Buy You a New Life Hinder | Lips of an Angel Theory of a Deadman |…Read more 90’s Rock

LANco : American Love Story

Hailing from Nashville, Tennessee, LANco (formerly known as Lancaster & Company) is an incredible country talent who is sure to have plenty of hits in the coming years. Their self-titled EP, released only on Spotify, has a song that really caught our ears here at New Alt Sounds. "American Love Story" is simple both in…Read more LANco : American Love Story

Sad Songs

We at New Alt Sounds are always looking for what's new. So we decided to create an archive of playlists, curated by the New Alt Sounds team, that are mood or activity related. Here's our debut list - "NAS | Certified Sad Songs" - timeless tracks that will keep you thinking about your ex late into the…Read more Sad Songs

Artist Spotlight – The Tallest Man on Earth

Kristian Matsson is The Tallest Man on Earth. He lives in Dalarna, Sweden and has released three full-length albums and 2 EPs since 2006. He is a developed artist, featured by many other higher-profile artists, including Bon Iver, with whom he went on tour. What makes The Tallest Man on Earth so wonderful to listen…Read more Artist Spotlight – The Tallest Man on Earth

Shlomo : Buried

Henry Laufer began recording music as Shlohmo in Los Angeles in 2009. He released Bad Vibes in 2011, his first full length LP as Shlohmo. Since that time he has been collaborating with a number of artists, most notably Jeremih on their forthcoming EP No More. On April 7th he will release his second album…Read more Shlomo : Buried