The Klittens – “Canned Air”

The Klittens – “Canned Air”

Amsterdam-based quintet The Klittens maximize their happy/sad aesthetic here on the low-key indie punk of “Canned Air.” What do we mean exactly¬†by happy/sad? It’s one of those songs that has an easy-going (almost upbeat!) instrumental presence...
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Endearments – “Ocean”

Endearments – “Ocean”

The tellingly-named Endearments explore themes of heartbreak on their latest synthpop/dreampop hybrid, “Ocean.” Endearments is more colloquially known as Brooklyn native Kevin Marksson – the songwriter and synth-head describes, “Ocean”...
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Liily – “Anvil”

Liily – “Anvil”

Fresh off a tight September gig at Mohawk Place, we’re happy to feature LA-based quartet Liily and their mathy/shoegaze hybrid, “Anvil.” This young band is no stranger to the press – they’ve been featured heavily in Spotify and Apple...
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Belaver – “Mount Misery”

Belaver – “Mount Misery”

Belaver stepped out of his comfort zone to put out his first “upbeat” single and we think it paid off big time… “Mount Misery” is a look at the so-called American dream and how creatives in today’s society tend to get exploited by...
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Ice In My Eyes – “Arpeggiator”

Ice In My Eyes – “Arpeggiator”

Luxembourg-based quintet Ice In My Eyes nailed it on this high-energy synthpop-meets-indie-rock jam they’re calling “Arpeggiator.” With a big synth bass bouncing the song along, the song lurches forward at a great, blood-pumping tempo. Even though...
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