VIDEO: Magik*Magik – Circuitry

Minna Choi aka Magik*Magik is conducting an invisible orchestra to play a soundtrack for her video “Circuitry”: We see a city – San Francisco, I assume – to morph from abstract black and white graphics into reality. Her debut album is expected for October 14.

[PHOTOS] Omni Brought Their Alluring Lo-Fi Pop to Mercury Lounge

It hardly ever rained Summer 2016 in New York City but that Sunday night, when Brooklyn’s Eaters and Atlanta’s Omni were on the bill at Mercury Lounge, it poured down. Luckily, the rain stopped ahead of their show, so nobody’s mood got dampened by wet clothing or so. In the contrary! Everybody[…]

NEW TRACK: Young Summer – Fallout

Listen to the third track from Young Summer’s upcoming EP “Alright”. She’s playing Mercury Lounge tonight – we’ll be there so watch out for photos.

SONG PICK: BOYS – Off To New York City

As a Brooklyn based blog, how can we possibly say ‘no’ to a track called “Off To New York City”? You are always welcome here, boys! “Off To New York City” is the latest single by West London quartet BOYS and the perfect mix of jangly California style surf-rock and dreamy pop. The[…]

VIDEO: Yello – Limbo

Swiss duo Yello were pioneers of electronic music in the 80s and back then they held the spot of my favorite band for quite some time. Usually I would not expect to feel the old magic with a new release several decades later, so I’m surprised how good is their[…]

NEW TRACK: NGOD – Can You Hear Me?

“Can You Hear Me?” is one of these feel-good-tracks that put immediately a smile on your face and most likely has the whole band in smiles too. Amidst the upbeat and slightly swanky vibe appears a distinct, super cool rock guitar, equally cool drums, as well as strong and bright vocals. “Can You[…]

SONG PICK: Donna Missal – The Keeper

Donna Missal is an exciting new singer/songwriter from New Jersey. Past songs, like last year’s debut “Keep Lying”, were more in the realm of classic soul, centered around her powerful voice, but in “The Keeper” she takes a different direction with more vocal restraint and a distinct mid-teens production. Donna[…]

VIDEO: Lara Snow – Sometimes it’s enough

Lara, singer of the Berlin via Tel Aviv electro-pop duo Lara Snow is led by a friend to a mysterious abandoned building (which I suspect has not been approved for filming) for a day of thrill and fun. Things don’t seem to be like they appear and there are some[…]