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10 Songs That Inspired Ra Ra Riot’s New Album

6 months ago by Hannah Angst

Ra Ra Riot has been a long time favorite of ours, especially after their particularly epic turn at On The Mountain Season 2. With their newest release, “Water”, however, they upped their game and blew our minds. It’s a track that’s bound to get stuck in your head for days on end, but it’s so effortlessly catchy and buoyant that it’s completely welcome. We asked the band to make us a playlist of some of the tracks they listened to while recording their [READ ON]

January 29, 2016 Hannah Angst LIST-STINGS 0

TRY ON THE SUITS IN ALL THEIR GENRE-DEFYING GLORY [FREE MP3]

3 years ago by Charity Painter

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The Suits – Stars
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I read something recently about how a lot of today’s indie music has a tendency to intermingle unrelated influences, most of the time making for really interesting sounds and unidentifiable genres. Such is the case with NYC band, The Suits, who had me making then crossing out lists while listening to their recent album Navy. Before all the writing though, they had me hitting repeat [READ ON]

November 26, 2013 Charity Painter BUZZING 0

MY FAVORITE MUSIC VIDEO EVER

6 years ago by Eric Weiner

In all honesty, there aren’t many music videos that really do it for me.  Of course, there’s the occasional video (YAWN’s “Kind of Guy”, Local Natives’ “Who Knows Who Cares”, Boys and Frogs’ “In Dreams”) that cracks me up, captures my imagination, and/or wows me with its artistic representation of the music [READ ON]

November 16, 2010 Eric Weiner BUZZING 0