For fans of Brooke Fraser (much like all of you), her latest record Brutal Romantic exemplifies an incredible level of lyrical depth, relatable topics, and catchy hooks. She recently chatted with Joni Deutsch of West Virginia Public Broadcasting’s ‘A Change of Tune’ podcast about the record and her experience as a young woman in the music industry. You can click HERE to listen to the interview, and stream Psychosocial below.
Fritz Kalkbrenner recently dropped his new single Void, the first of what will undoubtedly be an incredible array of new tracks. FACT premiered his new video for the track yesterday, so be sure to watch that below. His forthcoming record, Ways Over Water, comes out on March 24th on SUOL/BMG.
Killer Mike and El-P have been a hot topic in the music world since dropping their incredible sophomore record as Run the Jewels. After a successful tour, late night television performances, and many Album of the Year nods, they have dropped their latest music video for what could be considered one of the best tracks on RTJ2: Lie, Cheat, Steal. Check it out below, and if you’re near NYC, see them open for Jack White at Madison Square Garden tomorrow night!
With her debut EP, Room 93, recently dropping, Halsey has been gaining some impressive recognition throughout the music world. She recently performed her song Ghost for Vevo as part of their DSCVR series, which you can watch below. Click HERE to watch the interview portion of her Vevo DSCVR session, and check the very bottom of this post for a list of her sold-out tour dates (if you want to see her, be sure to contact your co-sign rep!)
Halsey On Tour:
03.11.15 – Los Angeles, CA @ Troubadour
03.12.15 – Santa Ana, CA @ Constellation Room
03.13.15 – San Diego, CA @ House of Blues (Voodoo)
03.14.15 – Phoenix, AZ @ Viva PHX Fest
03.17.15 – Dallas, TX @ Dada
03.22.15 – Houston, TX @ House of Blues (Bronze Peacock)
03.25.15 – Atlanta, GA @ Terminal West
03.26.15 – Nashville, TN @ High Watt
03.27.15 – Chicago, IL @ Subterranean
03.28.15 – Detroit, MI @ *TBD*
03.30.15 – Washington, DC @ U Street
03.31.15 – Philadelphia, PA @ Underground Artists
04.01.15 – Brooklyn, NY @ Rough Trade
04.02.15 – New York, NY @ The Studio at Webster Hall
04.03.15 – Boston, MA @ Middle East
Miles Tackett surely knows his way around a fretboard. Just listening to any track on his latest release The Fool Who Wonders proves that. This video for Come Away lets you get swept into its trance-like, atmospheric haze while letting Miles’ lyrics shine through the visuals. Seriously though, hit that play button, it’ll be you best decision of the day!
The latest record from Andy Shauf will be released next Tuesday, February 3rd. However, thanks to KCRW and TuneIn Radio, you have a few options for a pre-release stream of The Bearer of Bad News, just click one of the links below:
After listening, be sure to click HERE and preorder a copy of the record for yourself, due out next Tuesday on Tender Loving Empire / Party Damage Records.
Portland-based quartet Summer Cannibals will be dropping their sophomore album, Show Us Your Mind, on March 3rd, but thanks to Entertainment Weekly‘s debut of the lead single Something New, we can all get a good idea of what the record is going to sound like! You can stream it below, or click HERE to read EW‘s article and preorder the record.