• HEAR THIS: MOURN

    HEAR THIS: MOURN

    Barcelona’s Mourn is back with a brand new single, backed with a video shot under quarantine lockdown.

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  • HEAR THIS: MRS. PISS

    HEAR THIS: MRS. PISS

    Mrs. Piss is the duo of doom, Chelsea Wolfe and Jess Gowrie, and to say that they’re here to alter your perception of the world would be mere understatement.

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  • HEAR THIS: MAGGIE GENTLY

    HEAR THIS: MAGGIE GENTLY

    Maggie Gently is Maggie Grabmeier from The Total Betty’s, and she’s on the solo track with two cuts from her forthcoming EP.

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  • HEAR THIS: BOY SCOUTS

    HEAR THIS: BOY SCOUTS

    Boy Scouts is back with not one, but two new tracks, following up last year’s ‘Free Company” LP.

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DiscoveryTRACKS OF THE WEEK – 2/6/20 Edition
February 06. 2020 | By Wayne Jessup

TRACKS OF THE WEEK – 2/6/20 Edition

Rosie Tucker is letting no moss grow with her second single since last year’s triumphant Never Not Never Not Never Not. “Brand New Beast” matches the high bar raised by “Ambrosia”. It’s out now on New Professor. U.S. Girls, (Meg …

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DiscoveryHEAR THIS: SOUR WIDOWS
January 31. 2020 | By Wayne Jessup

HEAR THIS: SOUR WIDOWS

Last fall we put the Tracks of the Week spotlight on Bay Area band Sour Widows, commensurate with the release of their second single, “Pilot Light”. The band has released their first video, fittingly for their first single “Tommy”, as …

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DiscoveryTRACKS OF THE WEEK – 01/30/20 Edition
January 30. 2020 | By Wayne Jessup

TRACKS OF THE WEEK – 01/30/20 Edition

Kicking off this edition of Tracks, it’s Captain Handsome, (Lily Rae from Fightmilk), following up her debut single “I Wish I Had A Dog” with newest effort “Halloween”, out now on The Reckless Yes. Moving over to Stockholm, Borg is …

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DiscoveryHEAR THIS: DIET CIG
January 29. 2020 | By Wayne Jessup

HEAR THIS: DIET CIG

Alex and Noah are back-tanned, rested, and ready! Diet Cig have a new single “Night Terrors”, going deep on sleep difficulties, as only they can. The intense churner marks their first release in almost three years, since the debut LP …

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DiscoveryHEAR THIS: the black watch
January 27. 2020 | By Wayne Jessup

HEAR THIS: the black watch

the black watch has a new LP Brilliant Failures, out 3/27 on A Turntable Friend Records. Like The Mekons Rock and Roll, it’s a watershed moment later on in a band’s career where all the elements just fall into place. …

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DiscoveryHEAR THIS: HORSE JUMPER OF LOVE
January 24. 2020 | By Wayne Jessup

HEAR THIS: HORSE JUMPER OF LOVE

From the doors of Fort Apache to the Pioneer Valley to Route 28, there’s something about Massachusetts and idiosyncratic guitar outfits. Boston trio Horse Jumper Of Love carry on the legacy with a brand new video for “John Song”, bringing …

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DiscoveryTRACKS OF THE WEEK – 1/23/20 Edition
January 23. 2020 | By Wayne Jessup

TRACKS OF THE WEEK – 1/23/20 Edition

Some Ember get us started this week with their brand new single “Rift”, out now on Third Coming Records. January/February will find them on the road, opening for Tamaryn in Europe and Russia. Ratboys are back with “I Go Out …

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DiscoveryTRACKS OF THE WEEK – 1/16/20 Edition
January 16. 2020 | By Wayne Jessup

TRACKS OF THE WEEK – 1/16/20 Edition

This week at Tracks we celebrate the return of Phosphene. Their last act before leaving the Bay Area for Portland was to record some new tracks, and they’re finally surfacing. “Cocoon” is the captivating lead single from the forthcoming second …

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