Tuesday, September 7, 2010
Yes Yes Yes - Elsinore [mp3] (iTunes) (site) Upbeat indie-pop from Champaign, IL's Ryan Groff who aspires to channel the work of Ben Gibbard and Sufjan Stevens.
Try To Understand - The Gay Blades [mp3] (site) The first single from the their upcoming album Savages, out October 5th. The type of elated pop-rock that infuse brass in the mix.
Framebreaker - Return to Mono [mp3] (site) The San Francisco electro rock trio leaked this track from their upcoming full length Framebreaker, a post-rock manifesto with muggy female vocals, electronic landscapes and grooving crunchy beats.
2 Weak - K. Flay [mp3] (site) This new female rapper samples Grizzly Bear's "Two Weeks" and I'm not upset about it. Starting in October, she'll be touring with Passion Pit and Down With Webster.
I Cannot Be Saved- Tara Simmons [mp3] (iTunes) (site) From her EP of the same name, Tara delivers gently sweet pop with soft electronics that soothe and produce a sunny finish.