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Video Premiere: Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! Takes Us On Her Journey

Video Premiere: Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! Takes Us On Her Journey

Laura Jane Grace lets us into her journey as a guitarist and artist in the latest episode of String Theory,  more

Fleabite’s “Find” Music Video Is A Time Capsule of Self-Discovery

Fleabite invites us to step into their time capsule and nostalgia tinted new music video, “Find”. After a few years  more

Album Premiere: Flickers At The Station by Samara Lubelski

Samara Lubelski is the minimalist avant-garde yet straight-to-the-point multi-instrumentalist we all aim to become. For some, acquiring wisdom either means  more

Premiere: “Simulation Feels,” by Dear Nora

After making music for years under the solo moniker Key Losers and as one-half of Lloyd and Michael, Portland-based singer,  more

Video Premiere: “Deeply,” by Screaming Females and Laura Veirs

Sometimes the best musical moments are rather impromptu. During Screaming Females’ recent US tour, guitarist/vocalist Marisa Paternoster stopped by the  more

Premiere: “Heavy,” by VAVÁ

Vanessa Wheeler is the mastermind behind the guitar-centric genre-bending project. VAVÁ. Growing up in a Brazilian-American family, she gravitated toward  more

Video Premiere: “Dance with You,” by Frankie + The Studs

Guitarist/songwriter Frankie Clarke is compelling onstage. Her high-energy shows with her band, The Studs, includes raucous sing-along rockers—including a pitch-perfect  more

Premiere: “Ashes,” by The She’s

The members of The She’s were born and raised in San Francisco, where they have been making music there together  more

Jane Wiedlin on Her Punk Roots and Going Psych with Her New Duo, Elettrodomestico

When it comes to legendary women in rock ‘n’ roll, it’d be foolish to overlook the trailblazing importance of The  more

Melkbelly’s Miranda Winters on Channeling Bonds and DIY into Ecstatic Noise. Stream ‘Nothing Valley’ Now

Over the last four years, Melkbelly has emerged as a staggering force in Chicago’s vibrant DIY scene. With a combination  more

Premiere: “Just Wanna Love You,” by La Louma

La Louma is the new pop project of multi-instrumentalist Lauren Ross. Classically trained on woodwind instruments, as a teenager she  more

Video Premiere: “Odds,” by Ephrata

In 2014, a video from the grassroots activist organization Hollaback! titled “10 Hours of Walking in New York as a  more

Video Premiere: “Jaded,” by Winter

In the latest single from Winter, the alt-pop project of Brazil-born, LA-based musician Samira Winter, the band takes the sense  more

Premiere: “Actions at a Distance,” by Frame

Caitlin Frame is a New York-based multi-instrumentalist, composer, and producer who is classically trained in percussion, piano, and voice, but  more

Video Premiere: “Do I Look Like I’m In Love?,” by The Prids

In March, 2015, just before her band was to head into the studio to record their fourth album Do I  more

Premiere: “Have a Look,” by Lila Blue

At 17 years old, San Francisco by-way-of New York folk artist Lila Blue already has two albums and nearly a  more

Video Premiere: “Black Summer,” by Umm

Umm is the Los Angeles-based project of bassist/vocalist Stef Drootin (The Good Life, Big Harp, Bright Eyes, She & Him)  more

Video Premiere: “Video,” by Guantanamo Baywatch

Guantanamo Baywatch has made a name for itself playing surf-inspired garage-punk, but on its recently-released fourth album the Portland trio  more

Premiere: “Keeping a Record,” by SOAR

SOAR is four-piece indie band comprised of guitarist/vocalist Shannon Bodrogi, drummer/vocalist Rebecca Redman, and guitarists/bassists/vocalists Jenna Marx and Mai Oseto.  more

Premiere: “Yr Heart,” by Hand Habits

Hand Habits is the project of Meg Duffy, an upstate New York-raised, LA-based musician who has collaborated with the likes  more

Premiere: Doki Doki Sounds EP by The Suzan

Founded by sisters Saori (guitar/vocals) and Rie (keyboards/vocals) in 2004, the Tokyo-based band The Suzan have toured the world with  more

Video Premiere: “Spool,” by Thelma

The best way to describe “Spool” is by starting at its end: the song off of Thelma’s debut self-titled album  more

Premiere: “Pizzaface” EP, by Hammydown

For many people, the daily grind can wreak havoc on creativity, but Abbie Morin of Northampton, MA indie rock band  more

Album Premiere: Planet Enigma, by Saba Lou

Though she only just finished high school, Saba Lou already has a long history in music. She released her first  more

Premiere: “Captain Howdy,” by Pearl Earl

“I feel like Pearl Earl has a pretty short attention span. We have a lot of fun being flamboyant and  more

ICYMI: She Shreds Roundup 6/19-6/23

If you missed it, don’t you worry! We’ve got you covered. Below are the highlights from our week at She  more

Premiere: “Soft Stud,” by Black Belt Eagle Scout

Black Belt Eagle Scout is the one-woman project of Katherine Paul, a multi-instrumentalist from the Pacific Northwest. Paul is a  more

Video Premiere: “Subway Surfer,” by Fruit & Flowers

Fruit & Flowers hit the ground running after forming in the summer of 2015. Guitarist Ana Asnes Becker recalls, “it  more

Video Premiere: “DIY” by PONY

PONY hails from Toronto, where they’ve forged a musical path that merges spunky indie rock, power-pop, and the more saccharine  more

Video Premiere: “Empty Drinks,” by Alexa Dark

Alexa Dark is an emerging talent specializing in hook-driven alt rock that nods to classic punk songwriters such as Patti  more

Premiere: “Fortune Spider,” by Suspirians

Suspirians formed in 2013, but the connection between the Austin, Texas-based bandmates —guitarist/vocalist Marisa Pool, bassist/synths Stephanie Demopulous, and drummer  more

Premiere: ‘Nerves,’ by Gold Dime

Gold Dime is the brainchild of Andrya Ambro, formerly the drummer of acclaimed noise rock duo Talk Normal. When Talk  more

Bad Cop / Bad Cop on Conquering Challenges and Coming Back Stronger. Listen to “Amputations!”

Bad Cop / Bad Cop is a California-based band comprised of guitarists/vocalists Stacey Dee and Jennie Cotterill, bassist/vocalist Linh Le,  more

The Gear Behind Gothic Tropic’s Debut LP, ‘Fast or Feast’, Stream Full Album Now

Gothic Tropic is the brainchild of Cecilia Della Peruti, a Los Angeles based multi-instrumentalist whose skills on the guitar have  more

Video Premiere: “Flint Shingle,” by Isobel Anderson

Sometimes life forces you to take a step back from your regular routine, and inadvertently cause you to reflect on  more

Premiere: “Sun Reservoir” by Notel

As everyone knows, Portland has no shortage of talented musicians. Notel, one of the latest bands to emerge from the  more

Video Premiere: “City Kiss,” by Night School

On their 2016 debut album, Blush, Oakland-based indie band Night School took musical influences from previous decades including doo-wop and  more

Premiere: “What a Way to See the Old Girl Go,” by Dead Moon

Few bands have been more inspiring and influential to DIY rock and punk culture than Dead Moon. Dead Moon formed  more

Premiere: “Dræmings” EP, by Dræmings

Los Angeles guitarist/vocalist Kimi Recor had played in a various bands over a number of years before launching her first  more

Ora Cogan Weaves Nature and Emotion Into Dreamy Psych. Listen to ‘Crickets’ Now!

Multi-instrumentalist Ora Cogan makes gorgeous experimental folk compositions laces with hints of psychedelia, chamber pop, and rock. Since age 19,  more

Sallie Ford Premieres “Middle Child” Video, Performs at She Shreds Sou’Wester Weekend Getaway

We are pleased to announce that Portland’s own retro-tinged indie guitarist, singer and songwriter Sallie Ford will be headlining the  more

Sarah Shook and the Disarmers on Outlaw Country and Safe Spaces. Listen to “The Nail” Now!

For many of us, the music we listened to growing up helped lay the groundwork for our personal identities and  more

Premiere: “No Future,” by Crooked Bangs

Crooked Bangs is the Austin-based rock trio of bassist/vocalist Leda Ginestra, guitarist Samantha Wendel, and drummer Phillip Gonzalez. The band  more

Video Premiere: “Lucid State,” by Tabah

Tabah is a five-piece band from ​Minneapolis, Minnesota fronted by guitarist/vocalist Cecelia Erholtz (who also works in guitar repair and  more

Gear Guide: Lunachicks/Bantam Guitarist Gina Volpe on Going Solo. Listen to “Different Animal” now!

Massive snowstorms can be a drag, to say the least, but you wouldn’t know it to talk to Gina Volpe.  more

Video Premiere: “Miss Me,” by Kylie Rothfield

Kylie Rothfield may have come into the national spotlight as a contestant on the 11th season of The Voice (on  more

Video Premiere: “Patterns,” by Longclaw

Longclaw is a four-piece band from Portland, Oregon that specializes in a melodic, hard-hitting blend of hardcore, post-punk, and shoegaze.  more

Premiere: “Floating,” by Katie Buchanan

Born and raised in Kansas, multi-instrumentalist Katie Buchanan brought her blues and Americana-driven pop to New York a decade ago  more

Sol Pereyra Celebrates Women Standing Up to Gender Violence. Listen to “Flores Salvajes” Now

Over the last year, the world has seen women around the globe come together and stand up in protest in  more

Premiere: Beyond Life and Death, by NOÊTA

Many bands form over members’ shared tastes, interests and perspectives, but often the most innovative and fresh sounds come from  more

Premiere: “Door Left Open,” by Scout Paré-Phillips

With a combination of classical technique honed over years training as an opera singer and the country, dark folk, and  more

Premiere: “The Man Who Made Himself a Name,” by Shelby Earl

Following the success of her 2011 debut Burn the Boats, and her 2013 follow up, Swift Arrows, critically-acclaimed Seattle-based indie  more

Video Premiere: “Rxx,” by Eros and the Eschaton

Eros and the Eschaton was formed by Kate Perdoni and Adam Hawkins in North Carolina in 2012. Their early, bedroom-recorded  more

Sarah Bethe Nelson Explores the Evolution of Life, Love, and Music. Listen to “Out of My Reach”

Sometimes we can’t get what we want in life, but according to Sarah Bethe Nelson, that’s not necessarily a negative  more

Video Premiere: “Cupcake Man,” by Lady Bits

We’ve all been there, stuck dealing with a man who, for some reason, feels like it’s ok to give his  more

Premiere: “Vantablack” by Dool

With a mix of dark, psychedelic rock, gothic-tinged pop sensibilities, and a lineup of seasoned musicians from the Netherlands’ musical  more

Premiere: “Do It in Your Mind,” by Louie Louie

At its inception, Philadelphia garage rock four-piece Louie Louie was a project that served to stretch vocalist/guitarist Emily Robb’s ownership  more

Premiere: Dre Genevieve Unearths the Wisdom of “Guitar Ancestors” on Strangely Free

“To me, what makes a great guitar player is knowing when to go full force and knowing when to back  more

Premiere: “Black Tea, Red Wine,” by Mouths of Babes

Mouths of Babes is the soul-infused folk duo of bassist/vocalist Ingrid Elizabeth and guitarist/vocalist Ty Greenstein. The two each spent  more

Video Premiere: “Stereo” by Courage My Love

Courage My Love is an alternative/pop three-piece from Kitchener, Ontario comprised of twin sisters Mercedes Arn-Horn (guitars/vocals) and Phoenix Arn-Horn  more

Premiere: “Straight and Narrow” by The Modern Savage

The Modern Savage is a five-piece alt-pop band from Anchorage, Alaska fronted by guitarist Jenni May Toro. The group formed  more

Video Premiere: “Dreaming” by Winter

The story of “Dreaming,” the latest track from Los Angeles dream-pop band Winter is a reminder for all of us  more

Premiere: “Sometimes,” by Big Surr

The brainchild of guitarist/frontwoman Helen Van, fuzzy, lo-fi rock band Big Surr made a big impression in their hometown of  more

Video Premiere: Funk-Pop Band Snow Angel Celebrates Friendship with “Big Group Hug”

Snow Angel is funk/pop group led by electric sitar player and lead vocalist Gabby La La. After first picking up  more

Premiere: “Sad God,” by Floating Room

Portland’s Floating Room is a band led by Maya Stoner and Kyle Bates that specializes in emotive, beat-laden indie rock  more

Video Premiere: “Leisure Life,” by Peeling

Peeling is the brainchild of Kiev-born, Toronto-based guitarist/vocalist Annabelle Lee. She began writing songs for the project in 2015 before  more

Video Premiere: “Appraisal,” by Ariel Bui

The daughter of Vietnamese immigrants who moved to the US following the Vietnam War, singer-songwriter Ariel Bui grew up immersed  more

Premiere: Oslo Noise Rockers MoE Unveil ‘Examination Of The Eye Of A Horse’

“If I am not in a place where I can give my very most, I could not continue. It has  more

Video Premiere: “Banshees,” by Pamela Hute

Paris-based indie singer-songwriter Pamela Hute spent years leading a band called The Mashed Potatoes before embarking on a solo career  more

Video Premiere: “Cantamos Fuerte,” by Inti Wawa

Mayra Vargas, is a Los Angeles by-way-of Peru multi-instrumentalist who writes and performs under the moniker Inti Wawa, which translates  more

Video Premiere: “NYD,” by Dystopian Future Movies

Sometimes a change in scenery is all it takes to help us tap into a new creative spirit. That’s certainly  more

Video Premiere, “No Sense,” by Scully

Brooklyn lo-fi rock trio Scully has its origins at UC Berkeley where members Caroline Partamian (guitar/vocals), Courtney Gray (guitar/vocals), Lauren  more

Premiere: “Make it Real,” by Las Kellies

On October 14, Las Kellies will release their latest album Friends and Lovers via Fire Records. The record demonstrates new  more

Video Premiere: “Wipe Down,” by Infinity Crush

Infinity Crush is an acoustic/lo fi project led by guitarist/poet Caroline White. Following a series of solo demos, her upcoming  more

Premiere: “Moon,” by Erica Freas

Erica Freas is an Olympia, Washington-based musician, founder of Rumbletowne Records, and an advocate for women, queer, trans people in  more

Video Premiere: “You Don’t Tell Me,” by Super Unison

Super Union is an Oakland-based trio comprised of bassist/vocalist Meghan O’Neil Pennie, drummer Justin Renninger, and guitarist Kevin DeFranco formed  more

Premiere: “I Fucking Hate You,” by Beginners

Beginners is an Los Angeles-based pop outfit with roots in punk and hardcore. Launched in 2014 by frontwoman/bassist Samantha Barbera  more

Video Premiere: “Blunt,” by Larkin Poe

Larkin Poe is the rootsy Southern rock group fronted by sisters guitarist/vocalist Rebecca Lovell and lapsteel guitarist / vocalist Megan  more

Video Premiere: “Can’t Wait,” by Twist

Twist is the Toronto-based indie rock project led by Laura Hermiston, a longtime fixture of her city’s music community. In  more

Video Premiere: BOYTOY, “Your Girl”

For a New York-based band, the desert might seems like a surprising setting for a music video but when garage  more

Premiere: Charlene Kaye Launches Guitar-Heavy Pop Project, KAYE. Listen to “Honey” EP

Charlene Kaye was born in Honolulu and subsequently moved to cities all over the world, developing talents for a number  more

Premiere: Wing Dam, “Re-Move Me”

Rising out of Baltimore’s notoriously fertile music scene, Wing Dam has gained a following for its 90s-influenced brand of upbeat  more

Premiere: Pill, “Fetish Queen”

Comprised of bassist/vocalist Veronica Torres, multi-instrumentalists Andrew Spaulding and Jonathan Campolo, and saxophonist Benjamin Jaffe, Brooklyn’s Pill has been rising  more

Premiere: Freya Wilcox & The Howl, “I Beg”

Blues/punk songstress Freya Wilcox came of age in Australian mining country before relocating to New York at age 19. After  more

Video Premiere: Lisa Prank, “Starting Again”

Singer, songwriter, and guitarist Robin Edwards introduced her self-contained D.I.Y. project Lisa Prank 2014. A part of the Denver punk  more

Video Premiere: Twin River, “Settle Down”

Twin River formed in 2009 as a folk duo and has since expanded into a five-piece with a indie pop  more

Video Premiere: Littler Explores Love and Distance in “Somewhere Else”

Philadelphia’s Littler is an indie rock four-piece comprised of guitarist/vocalist Madeline Meyer, bassist Ivy Gray-Klein, guitarist Dan Colanduno, and drummer  more

Premiere: Youth Man Debuts Explosive New EP, “Wax”

Rising out of Birmingham, UK, a city inextricably linked with generations of aggressive and rebellious musicians (Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath,  more

Premiere: Argentine Trio Amor en la Isla Merge High-Octane Surf and Punk on Their Debut Album, “Playa Crocante”

Coming at you from Argentina, Amor en la Isla is comprised of guitarist/vocalist Sol Marianela, drummer Lucas Mariño, and bassist/backing  more

Premiere: Thrushes Explores the Loneliness of Breakups on “Two Ships”

Based in Baltimore, Maryland, Thrushes weaves together soft, fuzzed-out noise pop, dreamy 90s emo and grunge flavors. Comprised of guitarist/vocalist  more

Premiere: Guts Club Finds Musical Inspiration In Drunks and Weirdos on “Boron”

Guts Club is the musical project of Lindsey Baker, a New Orleans by-way-of Brooklyn singer-songwriter and video artist who fuses  more

Premiere: Gemma Ray Combines Fantasy and Reality on New LP, The Exodus Suite

Britain-born, Berlin-based singer-songwriter Gemma Ray draws from a variety of styles including early rock ‘n’ roll, film scores, psychedelic, Flamenco,  more

Video Premiere: Seattle’s Tangerine Finds Mystery In “Sunset”

Tangerine’s upbeat surf rock is the best way to start your summer. Based out of Seattle, Tangerine is comprised of  more

Premiere: Hedvig Mollestad Trio “In The Court of The Trolls”

Led by guitar virtuoso Hedvig Mollestad Thomassen and featuring bassist Ellen Brekken and drummer Ivar Loe Bjørnstad, Norway’s Hedvig Mollestad  more

Premiere: The Stargazer Lilies Merge Heavy Shoegaze and Dreamy Psych on new LP “Door to The Sun”

Out of the woods of Northeastern Pennsylvania, The Stargazer Lilies come bearing dreamy, ethereal melodies, off-kilter, disorienting ambiance, and heavy  more

Premiere: Erin Tobey Leaves The Past Behind on “All Over the World”

Many musicians have beloved projects that, for varying reasons, they have had to put on the shelf for a while.  more

Premiere: Detroit’s Willa Rae & the Minor Arcana Travels from Heaven to Hell on their Self-Titled EP

Singer-songwriter Willa Rae Adamo starts penning her songs with an acoustic guitar on the floor of her Detroit, Michigan home  more

Video Premiere: Freakwater Lend Voice to Victims of Gender-Based Violence with “What the People Want”

Catherine Irwin and Janet Beveridge Bean are alt-country pioneers who have been playing music together as Freakwater since they came  more

Video Premiere: Austin Rock Quartet Löwin Gets Extraterrestrial in “Say Say”

Taking its name for the German word for “Lioness,” Austin, Texas’ Löwin balances ferocious, high-energy rock with delicate indie pop  more
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