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LOCRIAN Release New Video For “Incomplete Map Of Voids”

Eclectic soundscape act LOCRIAN, has released an artistic and dynamic video for “Incomplete Map Of Voids”. Exploring a world changed forever amidst global disaster, “Incomplete Map Of Voids” manifests a paradoxical mood exposing dystopian elements while maintaining a glimmer of hope.

JAODAE Release New Single “Porcocane”

Toronto, Ontario, based progressive metal outfit JAODAE have unleashed “Porcocane”. This is the first single from the instrumental outfit’s upcoming EP Chimaera landing in March via Black Throne Productions.

Alpha Cat launches brand new animated video for “Wichita”

Boston’s Crowes Pasture Shares “Agree On,” A Folk Song Calling for Common Ground

The plaintive and acoustic “Agree On” is what the duo considers to be a “prayer that we will be able to find common ground in a deeply divided democracy.”

“We are struck by how much people actually have in common as parents, children, workers, Americans, brothers and sisters.

For this country to move forward in a positive way, we need to acknowledge and respect differences, but we also need to appreciate the humanity that exists in everyone.”

Atsuko Chiba Reaches Top 50 on NACC 200 | Watch the “Shook (I’m Often)” Video, N.A. Tour in 2 Weeks | ‘Water, It Feels Like It’s Growing’ LP Out Now

Montreal-based psychedelic rock outfit Atsuko Chiba just shared their new album, Water, It Feels Like It’s Growing, via Mothland. Groovy, psychedelic, droney, and hypnotic, Atsuko Chiba’s latest offering leads listeners down a path of epic sprawling soundscapes. In the wake of its release, the record has received great praise, in addition to ascending the NACC (North American College & Community Radio) 200 Chart, placing within the Top 50 since its release last month.

Thrashers BLESSED CURSE Re-Team With M-Theory Audio

“Blessed Curse is extremely excited, humbled, and honored to have our next album ‘Pray For Armageddon’ released with Marco Barbieri and the M-Theory Audio team!” proclaims frontman Tyler Satterlee. Drummer Derek Bean adds “These guys live, breath, and support all things heavy 24/7 so we couldn’t be happier having them help the BC Beast unleash our newest savage offering. Stay tuned headbangers and as always, beware of the night…”

Submission from Butterfly Haus

Pondering relationship complexities and toxicity is at the heart of “Masters and Experts,” touting a groovy and emotionally dense alt-pop sound. The track comes via Butterfly Haus’ new album ‘Time Bomb Season.’

ENDORPHINS LOST: Decibel Magazine Premieres Night People Full-Length From Pacific Northwest Powerviolence Unit

Decibel Magazine is currently streaming Night People from Pacific Northwest powerviolence outfit ENDORPHINS LOST in its punishing entirety. The premiere comes in advance of the record’s official release Friday, February 3rd via a joint partnership with Rotten To The Core and To Live A Lie Records.

Full Album Stream: Endorphins Lost – “Night People”

Singer-songwriter Leah Marie Mason brings the heat in new viral single “Holy Water”

Leah Marie Mason isn’t pulling any punches in her new single “Holy Water.” The TikTok-viral song took off with clever faith-themed lyrics (“A self-proclaimed saint/the picture he paints/but he’s got way too many sins to be saved”) that describe a less-than-holy man- to the acclaim of women with similar experiences on the app. The straightforward and darkly-tinged verses give way to an explosion of a chorus that packs a punch in its delivery.

Bandits on the Run release new single, kick off midwest tour at Folk Alliance

Formed upon a chance encounter while busking in the subways of New York City, Bandits on the Run have become modern troubadours, the flower children of the digital age. Their new single, “You Have Changed,” releasing on February 2, 2023, marks a new phase of Banditry; this is the first release that they have self-produced, and offers a taste of what’s to come on the follow-up record to 2021’s acclaimed EP, Now Is The Time.

Singer-Songwriter Ashley Kutcher Performing in Boston – 2/6

Singer-songwriter Ashley Kutcher tells raw, real, and relatable stories through her music by candidly addressing her own mental health, pondering where a relationship might be headed, or discussing her emotions in depth. By doing so, she invites listeners to partake in her story as they live out their own.

THE FREQS: Poachers EP By Salem Noise Rock/Punk Trio Streaming Early At New Noise Magazine; EP Sees Release This Friday + New Live Shows Announced

THE FREQS deliver fuzzed-out, psych-punk, stoner rock, and sledgehammering noise at a crushing decibel. Their fourth EP, Poachers, explores a range of topics surrounding the history of Salem, including the flagship single “Witch” as the band’s Seth Crowell is a descendant of Rebecca Nurse, one of the witches hanged during the Salem Witch Trials. The record was recorded, mixed, and mastered by Alex Allinson at Bridge Sound And Stage in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and completed with cover photography by Colby Todisco. The tracks “Powertrippin’” and “Witch” feature additional backing vocals by Nicholas Pentabona (Bedtimemagic).

EP Premiere: The Freqs – Poachers

Calgary Rockers THE WANDERING OFF Captures Attention With “Hey There”

Calgary, Alberta duo The Wandering Off are set to capture your attention with “Hey There,” the first single off their 12-track self-titled debut album.

HUSSY shares new track ‘Blew’ + more details about upcoming EP. Plays Old Blue Last as part of Independent Venue Week tonight.

HUSSY – the brainchild of London based musician Sophie Nicole Ellison – is pleased to share the brand new track, ‘Blew’, which is available to stream now. Of the track, Ellison says, “”Blew is a song about growth in many forms. Personal growth, growth in relationships, change and its subsequent reflections. Like watching weeds grow into wildflowers”

Mermaid Avenue release title track from ‘Loveday No. 9’

Mermaid Avenue are kicking off 2023 with the release of ‘Loveday No. 9’, the third single from album #3 of the same name. The band once again show the versatility of their songwriting as they veer a little from the he alt-country lanes they are known for.

Quirky and slightly more pop oriented than their usual fair, the playful nature of the song belies the seriousness of its content.

Check Out ‘Evil Hand’, The New Official Video From POLYMERASE

THE PIT ORIGINAL : ‘Unscene Casablanca’ : A dive into the heart of the little-known Moroccan metal scene (THE PIT ORIGINAL)

HUSSY shares new track ‘Blew’ + more details about upcoming EP. Plays Old Blue Last as part of Independent Venue Week tonight.

HUSSY – the brainchild of London based musician Sophie Nicole Ellison – is pleased to share the brand new track, ‘Blew’, which is available to stream now. Of the track, Ellison says, “”Blew is a song about growth in many forms. Personal growth, growth in relationships, change and its subsequent reflections. Like watching weeds grow into wildflowers”

HARD Summer announces return to Los Angeles after 10 Years

The 2023 edition of HARD Summer will take place at a brand new, never-before-used venue combination with various stages spread out across the campuses of the historic Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Exposition Park, and BMO Stadium.


Vintage Culture and BOMA team up to launch innovative Born Of Music Addiction event series and expand the brand worldwide

Brazilian DJ and producer Vintage Culture reveals his partnership with forward-thinking electronic music & lifestyle brand BOMA to launch new events series, record label and clothing brand together. Born Of Music Addiction, a project that promises to enhance electronic music worldwide, looks to expand the BOMA brand platform to a global audience.


CHAPPAQUA WRESTLING announce debut album ‘Plus Ultra’ out 14th April via EMI | Hear new single ‘Wide Asl

Chappaqua Wrestling are today announcing their debut album. Plus Ultra will be released through EMI on 14th April. The band are also sharing new single ‘Wide Asleep’.


Conrad Ellis explains, “Sometimes when singing these kinds of songs in the studio I get into character to really find the emotion of the song. This video was so fun as I was able to bring that character to life. I always find that alongside a fantastic actor like Tilly Sutcliffe makes things a little bit easier! I hope people really enjoy the video as much as we did making it.”

Lambrini Girls share new single ‘White Van’ – a song about catcalling

Based in Brighton, Phoebe Lunny (Vocals/Guitar – she/they), Lilly Macieira (Bass – she/they) and Catt Jack (Drums – N/A) have a strong artistic bond over their creative common ground – hot button societal issues combined with a biting, tongue in cheek lyrical style all their own.


Today, multi-platinum GRAMMY® nominated singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist JP Saxe releases his latest collaboration, “Moderación (con Camilo)” via Arista Records. The new track features five- time Latin GRAMMY® winner and three-time GRAMMY® nominated Colombian singer- songwriter, musician, and producer, Camilo. The video, which thoughtfully depicts the juxtaposition of moderation and excess, was directed by Venezuelan recording artists and frequent collaborators, Evaluna Montaner and Ricky Montaner of Mau y Ricky.

Alexa Dark taps into her inner femme fatale in Bond-like single + video ‘Villain’

Fresh off of the back of her latest single ‘Cool For You’, Spanish/American multi-instrumentalist singer songwriter Alexa Dark has returned with brand-new track ‘Villain’, out 27th January 2023, via AWAL. Dark’s debut EP will follow, expected for release on 3rd March 2023.

ISAAK: watch fiery new video “OBG” now!

Genoa-based heavy and stoner rock stalwarts ISAAK unleash a new supersonic anthem with “OBG”, their new video premiering exclusively on The Sleeping Shaman. The band will release their awaited third album “Hey” on March 31st via Heavy Psych Sounds.

Video Premiere: Isaak ‘OBG’ – Taken From The New Album ‘Hey’ That Releases 31st March