Up and Coming

Brooklyn-based rockers Nude Beach sign to Other Music Recording Co.; stream two new songs off their upcoming album, II, due in August

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According to their press release: “Growing up in the bucolic waterfront village of Northport, NY, Chuck Betz, Ryan Naideau and Jimmy Shelton played punk rock together since high school, in a succession of bands more than happy to set up at any house party, BBQ or makeshift venue that would have them. The familiar strain of classic rock is the go-to ...

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Indie Music Interviews: Jeff Mosier of The Mosier Brothers

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Indie Music Interviews: Jeff Mosier of The Mosier Brothers There are few musicians out there who embody their style of music more than Jeff Mosier.An original member of the legendary Aquarium Rescue Unit and founder of genre shattering Blueground Undergrass, the banjo player/songwriter has been playing live music for well over 20 years and has recently started a new band ...

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Up and Coming Artist: Jeffrey Philip Nelson

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Residing in the city of Redondo Beach, up and coming musician Jeffrey Philip Nelson is an indie folk artist born and raised in Southern California. Nelson tells stories through his music via his folk style, much like Bob Dylan. Nelson has been compared to other indie artists such as Arcade Fire, M. Ward, and Ray Lamontagne. Jeffrey’s music is a ...

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Up and Coming Artists: Crooked Bars (Free Download)

Crooked Bars EP

Crooked Bars are a band of indie artists from Portland, OR. Like their neighbors the Decemberists, they have found their home on the indie music scene, but that’s about all the two bands have in common, other than the fact that they’re both kind of awesome. Resident Gravy and Biscuits princess of snark Lindsey Pickett recently reviewed Crooked Bars’ EP, ...

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Up and Coming Artist: Young Man (Free Download)

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It’s enough to make you stop and say, “What is that?” It being the gorgeous melodies and lean, spellbound guitar lines of Colin Caulfield, an English/French lit major who’s about to change what it means to be a shape-shifting singer-songwriter in the YouTube age. Just ask Bradford Cox. He knows. Why, just a year ago, the [itunes link="http://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/deerhunter/id210056561?uo=4" title="Deerhunter" text="Deerhunter"] ...

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Indie Music Interviews: Late Cambrian

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Indie Music Interviews: Late Cambrian Hailing from Brooklyn, New York, indie rockers Late Cambrian write melody driven indie rock with existentially charged lyrics. I recently got to chat with the band’s front man, John Wlaysewski about the future of Late Cambrian, traveling to Hong Kong, and Ryan Gosling. Gravy and Biscuits: How did you guys come together to form Late ...

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Up and Coming Indie Artist: Stray Kites

Stray Kites

Up and Coming Indie Artist: Stray Kites Album: One Day, Earth Time Junior Roseboro and Max Detrich are a couple promising chaps. Collectively known as Stray Kites, the self-described “Balkan pop” duo bring a tremendously strong do it yourself nature to everything they do as a band. One listen to the bands first release, One Day, Earth Time, and the ...

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Up and Coming Artist: Flying Machines

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Flying Machines have been my favorite almost-famous band for awhile now. I have followed their progress since they were a three-piece young group called The Attorneys, a buzzworthy New York City band who were winning contests and awards left and right.  They soon added another member, and a name change later, they had put out a new record out on ...

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