Even in these colder months there's no shortage of CT music. Shirese is a new band made of people you should already know from other amazing and innovative projects. People like Matt DP of Tick Hive and Florida=Death, Mike from Heavy Breath and Dave Go from Florida=Death.
Thursday, January 29, 2015
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Tick Hive is the moniker of Matt DP who is the newest member of CT's finest Florida=Death. Tick Hive has been releasing material for some time now, and Matt has already shown himself to be an amazing innovator of sound. His newest releases is called "Oracle of Love" and is released on Quantum Wampum.
Monday, December 8, 2014
I recently asked a bunch of local musicians to give me a list of their top 10 favorite records or songs of all time. Easy you say? It is actually a lot tougher than you would think! Today we have Danielle who is the singer and guitarist of (one of the hottest indie bands in the state) Loom with her top 10 favorite records of all time.
Arthur Russell - "First Thought, Best Thought"
Modest Mouse - "Building Nothing Out of Something"
Jeff Buckley - "Mystery White Boy"
Wye Oak - "The Knot"
Angel Olsen - "Burn Your Fire For No Witness"
Lauryn Hill - "MTV Unplugged, 2.0"
Elliott Smith - "XO"
Arcade Fire - "Reflektor"
The Wrens - "Meadowlands"
Talking Heads - "Stop Making Sense"
Also check out Loom
Thursday, December 4, 2014
The few who know me know that I tend toward music that has no real categorization, and sometimes even less information. On occasion we get submissions of this kind and I instantly take to them. One such submission is by Lake Kwan Do, in the form the their EP "Recordings".
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
They released one of the best records last year and now it seems New London Garage rockers Straight To VHS have struck again. With the release of “Weekend, Weekend, Weekend” the Wailing City three piece have solidified themselves as a band not to mess with.
Monday, November 3, 2014
Chris Modeen makes odd folk music with a real pop edge. His home recorded "Dinosaurio" is mainly acoustic guitar and various takes of his vocals. He has a Kev MF King, or Modest Mouse vibe, but with a darker vocal sense.