Tag: indie rock

EP Reviews, Music

EP Review: DF, “abcdf”

I feel largely under-qualified to review abcdf, the new EP and accompanying visual experience from Montreal duo DF. While tenor saxophonist...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Sean Severson of And How

Sean Severson, the one-man-band known as And How, discusses his prolific output, his process, and the physical challenges of making music....

Music, Video Premieres

Popdose Video Premiere: Christina Rubino, “Godspeed and Guns”

Brooklyn-based singer/songwriter Christina Rubino’s new music video begins with a quote from Cesar A. Cruz: “Art should comfort...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Caroline Reese, “Tenderfoot”

This wonderfully low key collection of songs comes from Pennsylvania-based Caroline Reese and her band, The Drifting Fifth; a gathering of...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Vaudevileins, “Magician”

When we first introduced you to Chicago’s Vaudevileins in February 2015, they had just released their E.P. Transmission and were then...

EP Reviews, Music

EP Review: Matt Tarka, “Surely Late”

Washington D.C. native Matt Tarka is set to release his 4th recorded work (2 singles and now 2 E.P.’s), the 4 song Surely Late. ...

Album Reviews, CD Reviews, Music, Popdose

ALBUM REVIEW: MODOC, “Automatic + Voluntary”

The opening guitar attack of Modoc’s new album, Automatic + Voluntary, wakes you up like a splash of ice cold water – sounding...

Music, New Artists, Popdose Exclusives

POPDOSE PREMIERE: Grey Lands, “Another Lie”

This Hamilton, Ontario-based three-piece makes their introductory bow with “Another Lie”, the first available track from their...

Album Reviews, CD Reviews, Music, Popdose

ALBUM REVIEW: Satellite Hearts, “Desire Forces The Flow”

High in energy, melody and at times a Marc Bolan-like vocal, Philadelphia-based Satellite Hearts unleash their brand of rock & roll...

Album Reviews, CD Reviews, Music, Popdose

ALBUM REVIEW: Built To Spill, “Untethered Moon”

From the first tub thumps of the drums into the guitar sludge on the opening track, you know you’re in for a good ride on this, the...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: The Furious Seasons, “My Love Is Strong”

From the beginning of time, we have told stories through music. Whether it’s an epic battle of good vs. evil or a tale of woe and...

Album Reviews, CD Reviews, Music, Popdose

ALBUM REVIEW: Kopecky, “Drug For The Modern Age”

You wouldn’t usually equate Nashville with an alt-rock styled band, but Kopecky definitely do not fit the Music City mold.  On Drug...

Book Reviews, Books, Music

Book Review: David Ensminger, “Mavericks of Sound”

Mavericks of Sound: Conversations with the Artists Who Shaped Indie and Roots Music (to give it its full title), is a compendium of...

Music, Welcome to Pittsburgh

Welcome to Pittsburgh: The Gotobeds Sign to Sub Pop

Yes, the rumors are true, Mr. and Ms. Column Follower. Local Pittsburgh indie-rock superheroes The Gotobeds have signed to Sub Pop Records....

Music, Popdose Profiles

Popdose Profile: Rachel Grimes — Last Things Last

Rachel Grimes knew how to play the piano before she learned to walk. “My dad and grandmother played, so I was always sitting beside them...

Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… The Fuzzy Li’l Rocker Bros

Dw Dunphy is only being partly facetious when he asks, where has all the testosterone gone?...