Today's MP3 comes from local synthwave musician Troxum, who incorporates elements of harder electronic and psych rock to create intriguing, spacey jams. Troxum is currently working on his first album, which he hopes to release early next year. Check out his track "Age of Man" below and visit his Soundcloud for more music.
It's time to wake up from our Thanksgiving food-coma slumbers. And what better way to do that than with a loud, new song from progressive death and doom-core band Storm King. The band released a new album Everything That's Meaningful In Your Life Will Be Destroyed nth on the Innervenus lablel, which is run by members of the band. Stream or download today's MP3, "Eternal Sleep Lord," below.
Charles Wallace is an instrumental group that plays jazz versions of popular songs. The group released a new album titled Mariposa this year that includes both original compositions and jazz versions of songs like Radiohead's "Nude" and Neil Young's "After the Gold Rush." Today's MP3 is a song from that album called "Don't Ask." Stream or download the track below and check out more information and music at www.charleswallacemusic.com.
It's MP3 Monday!! We may have missed last week, but we've got a good one for you today.
Local psychedelic rock band Shaky Shrines just released their debut LP Mausoleum at the beginning of November and today's MP3 is is a song from that release called "Can't Quit." When the band is not out playing their dark psych music, songwriter Braden Faisant spends his days working in a cemetery — a job that clearly influences the music. Download or stream the track below, and head over to the group's Bandcamp page to hear the rest of the album.
Brighten up your Monday with a new song from indie-folk band Butterbirds. Butterbirds makes music that they accurately describe as "squawky, demented, friend jams." This week's MP3, called "Double Fisting," is from the group's new album Sweet Little Honey Nothin' and features squawky vocals over feel-good folk-rock instrumentation. Stream or download the track below, and check out the rest of the album here. If you like what you hear, you can catch the band playing at Brillobox on Tuesday with BRONCHO.
Happy MP3 Monday! Today's track is from local math-rock musician Tiger$Eyes, who just released his debut EP entitled Heavyweight Champ in September. Stream or download the title track from the EP below and check out more T$E music on Bandcamp.
Southside American is the solo project of Pittsburgh-based singer-songwriter Benjamin Sweet. Sweet released his debut EP under this moniker, titled In Our Keystone State, last month and today's MP3 is one of the songs from that release. Stream or download "In the Dust" below.
This week's MP3 Monday comes from country and folk singer-songwriter Brent Malin, who released his latest album Two Trees earlier this month. Stream or download his song "Mona Lisa Smile" below.
This week's MP3 Monday comes from hip-hop and R&B artist Ambition "The Kid," whose track "Salute" is the lead single from his new mixtape Verses/Versus. Formerly known as 4Play, Ambition was the lead singer for R&B group Pretty Ricky before beginning his solo career. Stream or download "Salute" below, or get the whole mixtape here.
This week's MP3 Monday comes from 17-year-old singer-songwriter Stephthelyricist. The folk/pop musician, whose real name is Stephanie Kong, writes and sings about serious issues that she faces in her life. In this week's track, titled "Her," Kong sings about her experience with depression and loneliness in high school over simple and sweet instrumentation.