New Music We Love

It seems like this time of year is always a good time for new music… today I have a couple albums to share with you that I can’t stop listening to! The first comes from one of the artists we featured in this post, Thao and the Get Down Stay Down. This isn’t a new release, but it is one that I didn’t really start listening to until more recently – and now I can’t stop.  Read More

Bob Dylan Announces Tour With Wilco, My Morning Jacket

I first heard rumblings of Bob Dylan doing a summer tour last week, and today I was overjoyed to hear that it is true – he will be joined by Wilco, My Morning Jacket and Ryan Bingham for a festival of music being called AmericanaramA! Read More

New Music We Love: Festival Discoveries

Once again I’ve returned from a music festival with a whole new list of music to check out! Unfortunately most of these are artists I missed in Indio, and later regretted missing after hearing people rave about their shows! Either way, these acts are filling my ears with new and different sounds and I can’t stop listening. Read More

Sweetlife Festival: Lineup & Playlist!

Have you guys heard about the Sweetlife Festival? Presented by Sweetgreen, the festival is an annual celebration of music, healthy food and thoughtful living that takes place at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia MD. The festival is only one day long but promises an amazing lineup and plenty of other awesome draws. Read More

Catching Up With Houses At SXSW

While in Austin for SXSW I caught up with the band Houses, whose 2010 album All Night was one of my most-played last year when I discovered it.  The band consists of adorable duo Dexter Tortoriello and Megan Messina, who are probably two of the sweetest, most down to earth musicians I’ve met. Read More

Exclusive: Behind The Scenes With The Hush Sound

The Hush Sound is an indie rock group out of Illinois who are back with their first new music in five years!  The band consists of lead vocalist Greta Salpeter, Bob Morris, Darren Wilson, and Chris Faller.  They formed a decade ago when Greta and Bob were in school together, and over the years their music has developed and matured along with them.  Read More

New Music We Love

Today I wanted to share some new music that is making me so excited for this year and what’s to come.  It’s great when bands you know and love release new music, but there’s also something so rewarding about discovering a new band and a whole new sound that you just can’t seem to shake from your head. Read More

New Music We Love: Phosphorescent, “Song For Zula”

As the year winds down, it seems like the music scene slows down a bit and magazines and radio stations focus on end of the year lists and countdowns, rehashing the best and worst of the last year.  So when I heard the new song from Phosphorescent this week, it was like a breath of fresh air.  Read More