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New Music: The Tallest Tree - "Boat"

This is the indie rock that my summer was waiting for (there’s handclaps !). Breezing in from Dundas, Ontario (once upon a time the ‘cactus capital of the universe’ ?) come Dawn Larsh and Armando Vega, a wife-and-husband duo delivering their first single, “Boat”.  287 more words


Masterpieces of Jazz: John Handy's "Hard Work" (6:56)

HARD WORK (John Handy)
Recorded January 1976 at ABC Studios, Los Angeles.
Released on the LP Hard Work (Impulse).

John Handy: alto saxophone, vocals… 24 more words


The mundanity of work - 52 week song challenge

Deadline: 23rd April 2014 
Topic: The mundanity of work
Listen to the song here: http://richardlomax.bandcamp.com/track/marvel

Thank you to Chris M for this week’s topic. 

I of course, couldn’t possibly follow the idea straight so I ended up writing this one about an astronaut bored of his job on a space station.  121 more words


Streets of Laredo - Hey Rose

Despite obvious problems with their national rugby union side, I have a massive soft spot for Kiwis. I didn’t know this bunch were from NZ (albeit now based in Brooklyn in New York), but I’m also a sucker for country and a bit of folk and their name seemed to fit that bracket. 344 more words


Superhuman Happiness - Band to Watch

Their last release “Hands” by Superhuman Happiness starts with what else – hands. “Our Favorite Part” begins with syncopated layers of handclaps, and by the time the vocals come in, the party has started. 344 more words


American Authors "Believer"

I’m usually one to listen to solemn, brooding music in the wintertime, but I seriously couldn’t ignore this flamboyantly pure pop anthem by the Brooklyn-based quartet American Authors. 68 more words


Terraplane Sun's Mini-Docu "In The Studio"

In case you were wondering what Venice Beach‘s Terraplane Sun did besides handclaps and emptying whiskey bottles while recording their new EP “Friends” with producer… 125 more words

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