Black Keys – Little Black Submarines - El Camino (2011)
- 7th studio album already!
- Their 5th & 6th albums had a much more polished sound to them, this track gives me some hope for the return of their early rough blues sounds.
Hot Club de Paris - Free The Pterodactyl 3 - Free The Pterodactyl 3 (2010)
- 3rd album or 3.
- English band
- Pretty catchy layered pop rock anthem.
Guadalupe Plata - Casino El Camino (Parte 2) - Casino El Camino Single (2011)
- Debut single.
- Spanish band.
- Incredibly enjoyable Black Keys/White Stripes feel here.
Ty Segall - Cents - Singles 2007-2010 (2011)
- Latest release. As the name would imply, it’s just a big collection of his recent singles.
- Ty Segall has almost single-handedly revitalized the fuzzy garage rock genre.
- Old White Stripes vibes here.
Advantage – Stamp - Departing (2011) Alberta
- 2nd album
- Blew up with their 2009 debut album and the single 'Don't Haunt This Place'.
- songs are really marked by the bands drumming. Fast paced and light.
Dr. Dog – That Old Black Hole - Be The Void (2012)
- Forthcoming 6th album
- Super talented Philly band.
Heartless Bastards - Parted Ways - Arrow (2012)
- 4th full length. Out on Valentines day 2012.
- Powered by the big voice of lead singer Erika Wennerstrom and some big rock riffs
- Out of
The Builders and the Butchers – Cradle On Fire - Dead Reckoning (2011)
- 3rd album
- Tense energy can be felt through out their music.
- Great live band!
- I forgot about this album after the initial single was released. I apologize!
Bowerbirds – Tuck the Darkness In - The Clearing (2012)
- 4th album
- Primarily Phil Moore and Beth Tacular
Quilt - Penobska Oakwalk - Quilt (2011)
- Debut Full length. 3 singles out as well.
- Psychedelic ‘70s folk.
- Reminds me of White Rabbit by Jefferson Airplane.
Perfume Genius – All Waters – Put Your Back N 2 It (2012)
- 2nd album
- Debut album, Learning, was a massive critical hit.
- Another easy and catchy piano track.
- This week's band that is blowing up out of the blue. They are everywhere!
- B-side from their latest album of 3.
band… psyched out 70's blues rock. Cincinnati
Old Man Luedecke - Tap Water - Sing All About It EP (2011)
- most recent release. 4 albums out since 2003
- Big gospel/traditional folk band.
The Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band - Worn Out Shoe - The Whole Fam Damnily (2010)
- 4th album of 6.
- From Brown
. County Indiana
Sufjan Stevens – Come On! Let's Boogey to the Elf Dance! – Songs For Christmas
- Sufjan is a unique artist and without many people knowing has produced roughly fifty great… not the same old… Christmas songs
- You will not hear a Christmas song like this in Macy’s… and that’s a good thing!
Richard Swift – Zombie Boogie - Walt Wolfman EP (2011)
- Latest EP. 4 full lengths out.
- Finally this thing is coming out! Been in the works for over a year.
- Hops from genre to genre
- This track has some serious vintage sounds, Motown in particular, and was released on a primer EP that was filled with similar feels.
Lightouts - And It Comes And Goes - And It Comes and Goes Single (2011)
- One of a few recently released teaser singles for their forthcoming full length debut.
- This mash-up cover is a pretty unique and well executed treat.