Songs of the Week 9/24

New Tune: “24/7” – The Neighbourhood This is definitely my favorite track off their newly released EP, Hard. I’m too happy that The Neighbourhood has returned from obscurity and has put out new music, it’s been a while. Throwback Track: “Cry Baby” – The Neighbourhood This is one of my favorite tracks by The Neighbourhood….

Foster The People 9/18

  Foster The People stopped at The Fillmore in Philadelphia on the Sacred Hearts Club Tour on Monday, 9/18. The up-and-coming Palm Springsteen opened for Foster The People on this part of the Sacred Hearts Club Tour. Their songs “She’s Got Claws” and “Wipeout Beat” are the only two released at the moment, but they…

Home of The Strange Tour Take Two

Young The Giant embarked on their “Home of the Strange” Tour last fall. I attended their show at The Fillmore last September and it was one of the most incredible live performances I’ve ever seen. Exactly 364 days later, I ventured to Festival Pier to relive it all over again this past Friday. This time…

Songs of the Week 9/17

New Tune: “baseball” – Hippo Campus Allow me to collect myself. Hippo Campus released this three-track EP at midnight Tuesday 9/12. It’s been a little over six months since the release of their first full-length album, Landmark. And to be honest, I’m still not over that album. And now this? This song in particular is…

Hippo Campus Releases Third EP

After dropping a few subtle, vague hints, Hippo Campus has released a new EP this Tuesday, September 12th. “warm glow” is their third EP and their second major release in 2017, following the release of their first full-length album, Landmark, this February. “warm glow” evokes definite echoes of Landmark, making it somewhat of a mini-sequel…

Songs of the Week 9/10

Here are two Cold War Kids tracks, in honor of seeing them this Friday (!!!!!). They’ll be playing Festival Pier at Penns Landing with Young The Giant and Joywave. If you’re unsure of my opinions about Young The Giant, feel free to refer to my review of their album or my review of their concert….

Songs of the Week 9/03

You heard it here first: SPINN needs to be on your radar. Check out their new single, “Notice Me”. New Tune: “Notice Me” – SPINN Throwback Track: “T-Shirt Weather” – Circa Waves And you can’t go wrong with this classic Circa Waves track. “T-Shirt Weather” resembles a similar vibe to “Notice Me”, don’t you think?…

Songs of the Week 8/27

New Tune: “Fever” – Roosevelt I usually try to pick songs with similar vibes as the Songs of the Week and I think these two songs are a good example. Throwback Track: “Midnight City” – M83 Follow me on Spotify here.

CRUISR Releases Teaser

Not to ~Throw Shade~ but where’s that new music, CRUISR? On August 18th, the band released a teaser clip featuring cool visuals and an even cooler audio backing. Here’s a link to original video the band shared to their Twitter. It sounds so funky, I’m dying to hear the full song. Just a few weeks…

Songs of the Week 8/20

New Tune: “Same Dark Places” – JR JR These lyrics tell about realizing that even when you’re having a tough time, it helps to remember that you’re not the only one to ever feel this way. Let the simple tambourine rhythm and encouraging lyrics warm your soul. Throwback Track: “Cleopatra” – The Lumineers This song…

Songs of the Week 8/13

New Tune: “63 Days” – Atlas Genius Here is a new single from Atlas Genius. I’ve seen Atlas Genius a few time lives over the past few years and can’t wait to see them again this October! Throwback Track: “Trojans” – Atlas Genius Follow me on Spotify here.