Soundtrack for a rainy night: Standing in the Shadow of your Ghost

Pain, loss, and fear have never been so beautiful as captured musically by Philly indie rockers Stellarscope. If you love albums by Joy Division and The Cure(in the early 80s) then you will love the mood of "Standing in the Shadow of your Ghost." For me it is fitting in this rainy night. The synths …

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Swallowed by the New album Q&A with Glen Phillips of Toad the Wet Sprocket.

I was in college when I heard Something's Always Wrong and Fall Down. They were massive hits and I rushed to the record store to buy Dulcinea. It was the height of The X-Files, Beavis and Butthead, Grunge and Neo Folk. I started following the band through music magazines and other publications, absorbing their tour …

Wow The Joys Of Modern Life by The Dennis McCalmont Band!

The Joys of Modern Life by The Dennis McCalmont Band has a dreamy and positive vibe. This is shown in the opening track Best Days of My Life which foretells the atmosphere of the whole record-energetic, smooth and timeless. The introduction of funky guitars, groovy bass and smooth percussion call  to mind Jazz and R&B …

Industrial Strength Set To The Groove of Pop:LÜJAH by Rakans

rakans(SoundCloud) rakanscom(Twitter) rakanscom(Instagram) The internet is a good place to discover unique musical artists. I discovered the music of Rakans in the social media. He really takes time to talk to his listeners about his ideas. He is also happy to promote other artists. I heard probably two songs which made me realize that he …

Mr Little Jeans and the atmospheric power of her electronic pop.

I don't know why it took so long for me to write something about Mr Little Jeans. I remember watching an episode of iZombie. And there's this track playing in the background. It thought it was a cool tune as it reminds me of Til Tuesday with a bit of Cocteau Twins. Turns out it …