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
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
A unique combination of Passion Pit and Saint Motel leads us to Port Isla. We at New Alt Sounds are very excited about this up-and-coming artist. They are a four-piece folk-alt band started by Will Bloomfield and Stanley Spilman hailing from Norwich, England. Their sound would best be described as, plain and simply, upbeat. Although their…Read more Port Isla : A.L.I.V.E.
Hi everyone! We at New Alt Sounds are happy to bring you some summer sounds to jam out to - enjoy this list here on SoundCloud! MYNGA | Back Home (feat. Cosmo Klein) [Thomas Jack Remix] Glass Animals | Black Mambo Robert DeLong | Long Way Down The Ludlow Thieves | Almost ASTR | Activate…Read more What We’re Listening To Now… (07.06.15)
If you've heard Prelow's debut EP Why Does Everything Happen So Much you've probably heard the most popular track off the Extended Play: "Mistakes Like This." It's an incredible song that incorporates the best aspects of multiple genres such as indie rock, summer wave and rap. It's a song that can only be described as "vibing," for…Read more Prelow : Mistakes Like This (Skizzy Mars Remix)
"We could be gigantic, everything I need Vicodin on Sunday nights This could be worth the risk, worth the guarantee This could be the drug that doesn't bite Just give me a try Just give me a try Been kind of hoping you might Get up and give me a try." With lyrics like these,…Read more The Wombats : Give Me A Try
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