The Able Bodies Drop Video For “Pet Shop”

The Able Bodies Drop Video For “Pet Shop”

Rochester electropop outfit The Able Bodies are back with a new single and video that's absolutely guaranteed to provide some warmth during this fine Buffalo winter we're having. "Pet Shop" is irresistible 80's pop and a Chromeo-esque summer roller skating jam that's...

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Boy Jr. – “50 mg”

Boy Jr. – “50 mg”

Breaking in the exuberant new track "50 mg" with a nifty bassline, the Rochester-based project Boy Jr., which finds music conservatory-studying collegiate Erica Allen at the helm, adopts a punk-type verve while keeping things light and easy on anyone's ears. The fast...

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Big Fred Releases Swirly Trash-Pop LP

Big Fred Releases Swirly Trash-Pop LP

Fans of big muffs, small clones, and pop songwriting unite! We're digging Rochester's Big Fred, who recently put out a nine-song LP called Oh Hi Hello. OHH is full of swirly, wonky trash-pop that seems tailor made for fans of Mac Demarco or Ariel Pink. The cherry on...

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midnight Drops New Single “Promethium”

midnight Drops New Single “Promethium”

Rochester R&B crooner midnight delves into the topic of Greek mythology through the release of his new single “Promethium.” In the singer's new song, midnight brings up the Prometheus myth as a source of inspiration for the song. His gift comes as both a blessing...

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Joywave Returns with “It’s a Trip!”

Joywave Returns with “It’s a Trip!”

Rochester indie powerhouse Joywave dropped their second single “It’s a Trip!” earlier this month from their new album Content due out July 28th via Hollywood Records/Cultco Music. The album will be a major followup to the band's 2015 breakout release How Do You Feel...

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Calicoco Releases Debut Single “Night Owl”

Calicoco Releases Debut Single “Night Owl”

Calicoco is the moniker of the new project fronted by Rochester musician Giana Caliolo. "Night Owl," Calicoco's debut single, dives headfirst into the stresses of lifestyle changes. The outfit's upcoming Needy EP serves as the culmination of the past four years for...

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KOPPS Drop “Baby I’m Dead Inside”

KOPPS Drop “Baby I’m Dead Inside”

Rochester electro darlings KOPPS are back with a new single that accurately/regrettably/inevitably captures the zeitgeist, the sweet electronic poison that is "Baby I'm Dead Inside." Trading their trademark trashed glitz for simmering, low key electronic funk...

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Pleistocene – “Your New Life”

Pleistocene – “Your New Life”

In a brash two-and-a-half minutes, Rochester's Pleistocene conveys a message like a swarm of bees: Missing an old friend is hard even if you're confident she'll be okay. "Your New Life" is the lead single from the band's killer release Spear. New life is breathed into...

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Soviet Dolls Release New Single

Soviet Dolls Release New Single

Soviet Dolls delivers us a taste of wholesome synth-pop with their track “Dreams.” The Rochester natives craft a sweet brew of alt-rock intensity with the synth-driven whimsy of indie-pop. It has a familiar feel, but manages to present a unique idea through...

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Mammal is a Mountain Teases Two Singles

Mammal is a Mountain Teases Two Singles

Central NY folk rock ensemble Mammal is a Mountain is gearing up for the release of their debut full-length Memory Albums, having shared the first single of the new record, along with a solid B-side. The often-rotational outfit of musicians, helmed by songwriter Dan...

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KOPPS Share New Single “I LOL @ U”

KOPPS Share New Single “I LOL @ U”

Right now during these surreal and uncertain times, when we needed something like this the most, KOPPS has delivered a sonic judo chop to the senses with their bonkers new single "I LOL @ U."  A riot of 80's electronica, 90's sass, ulterior motives, and super sweet...

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Oh Manitou Releases New Singles

Oh Manitou Releases New Singles

Oh Manitou, a Rochester-based indie act still in their infancy, released duel singles"People I'd Like To Be" and "Once Again" last week. The songs, notably "People I'd Like To Be" showcase immense talent as Oh Manitou embarks on quite the sonic journey. All...

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