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

Album Preview – Courtney Barnett : Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit

Rarely is there an artist as inherently witty, as fantastically bizarre as Courtney Barnett. Starting up in 2006 in Melbourne, Australia, Barnett didn't release her first EP until 2011 with I've Got a Friend Called Emily Ferris. Courtney Barnett did not receive critical, or even popular notoriety however, until her EP in 2013, The Double EP: A Sea of…Read more Album Preview – Courtney Barnett : Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit

TV on the Radio : Staring at the Sun

Well folks, it's not quite Throwback Thursday, but today's reviewed song is definitely an instant classic from back in 2004. TV on the Radio, comprised of Tunde Adebimpe, David Sitek, Kyp Malone, and Jaleel Bunton, was formed back in 2001 by Adebimpe. This song by them, "Staring at the Sun," is their very first single release, off of their debut studio album, Desperate…Read more TV on the Radio : Staring at the Sun

Album Preview – The Airborne Toxic Event : Dope Machines

The Airborne Toxic Event has its roots grounded in sunny Los Angeles, California but their sound reminds me of a band out of London, England. The edgy guitar riffs and the melancholy voice of Mikel Jollett give The Airborne Toxic Event a sound that is similar to a hybrid of The Smiths and Muse. After their massive success…Read more Album Preview – The Airborne Toxic Event : Dope Machines

Jamie T : Rabbit Hole

This late-released single came out in early December as a part of Jamie T's third full-length album, Carry on the Grudge. Featuring Jamie T's iconic British accented vocals, and incredibly catchy chorus lyrics, this song is an indie-lover's dream. Jamie T himself, true name Jamie Treays, is a Wimbledon, South London-born singer-songwriter signed by the Virgin…Read more Jamie T : Rabbit Hole