daydreaming

Billy Momo Says: The importance of daydreaming

Billy Momo #1, daydreaming.   by ORREN (Orren: lead vocal, acoustic guitar, banjo)   As musicians/songwriters/producers/music video directors/artists/photographers (and now even bloggers) like us, there’s a whole lot of extra work to be done, free of charge. At gigs, we’re roadies and drivers as well as musicians. At video shoots, we’re actors as well as directors…

NITES

NITES Metamorphosis ft. Najee Amaranth

NITES new single “Metamorphosis” ft. Najee Amaranth OUT NOW. by Walter Price   Just as I thought I knew what Adam Brookes (Dangermaker) was about he releases a new project NITES and a fresh new single “Metamorphosis” ft. Najee Amaranth (The Oakland Mind). In thoughts reminiscent of 1980’s retro synth pop, à la Camouflage or New Order with…

Who Can Sleep Jean Seberg

Who Can Sleep go down a daunting rabbit hole in their new single/video “Jean Seberg”. by Walter Price   First, my mind asked, “Who is Jean Seberg?”. The name is familiar but has clearly faded from memory. Then I found myself in a six-hour journey down a sad and twisted rabbit hole involving French and Hollywood film history,…

would be goods

New To Me: Would Be Goods Miss La-di-dah

Would Be Goods “Miss La-di-dah” discovered.   by Walter Price   The Would-Be-Goods single “Miss-la-di-dah” is taken from their 2004 unheard of by me album The Morning After, so Excusez-moi if I sound naive. What I am is blown away by this raw garage-psyche-pop gem that scrambled my senses when I learned it was not recorded in the…

Kohli Calhoun

Kohli Calhoun Take Me Away

Kohli Calhoun new single Take Me Away. by Walter Price   Being swept away isn’t something I feel all that often, and if I include being enthralled in an artist’s backstory simultaneously, the occasions are even more scarce. Brooklyn-based songstress Kohli Calhoun new single “Take Me Away” has had me in territories mesmerized and beautifully perplexed…

Eoin Dolan video

EOIN DOLAN VIDEO Comfort in the Sound of Tomorrow

Eoin Dolan Video for Comfort in the Sound of Tomorrow from his new self-titled album. by Walter Price   Singer/songwriter Eoin Dolan is certainly one of the most talented and interesting artists writing and releasing music these days  Recently Dolan released a stellar self-titled pop album you need to check out and now he has debuted…

falling apart

Strobegirl Falling Apart

Falling Apart is the somber new single from UK’s synth-pop voice Strobegirl. by Walter Price   Croydon’s Heather-Jane Strobegirl has been known and is familiar for her personal approach to songwriting. Often manipulating, perhaps twisting and weaving darker subjects in light vocals and arrangements, but the singer-songwriter is pulling no punches with her new synth-pop…

Single Midnight Snack Magic

Midnight Snack have a new single Magic from the forthcoming album Child’s Eyes. by Walter Price   Asheville, NC’s Midnight Snack have themselves fresh new single called “Magic” from their third full-length album, Child’s Eyes. This band is new to me so I am considering this track as a sonic gateway drug, if I may. Dankeschön. “Magic”…

New Spell

New Spell Rain

New Spell release “Rain” by Walter Price   San Francisco is a in a flurry of great pop music these days and the brilliant duo New Spell (Leanne Kelly/Jake Frautschi) are no exception. From their forthcoming self-released album Of Time, comes the Earthy (literally) single “Rain”. Heavy at the start but that is deceiving as the…