Scranton, PA's psychedelic folk outfit, Doghouse Charlie have just premiered their latest single and Atwood Magazine has the exclusive stream. They're calling "Susquehanna" a "psychedelic symphony of emotion" with "genre-bending swirls of tasteful textures." The track centers around landscape, and eerie vocals that glide along over the captivating instrumentation. Read the in-depth and glowing write up and take a listen to the single here and look out for Three Sisters, out May 26.
MINKA are a dance band in Philadelphia who have gained a cult following in their hometown for their wild live shows, but with the release of "Gravity," the band reflect on the uncertainty of our times as our political, cultural, and environmental climates seem to be slipping out of our control. The band don't lose their signature dance vibes on the track, but the lyrics take a turn from the foot loose ethos for which they have come to be known. The song appears on their May 26 EP, Born in the Viper Room.
Austin's own Desert Culture have just released their new LP, They're Not Gone, and the folks over at OVRLD are streaming it in full for your listening pleasure. You should head over there to take a listen and read about the "expansive, ominous music that hints at the mystery and danger of the hottest parts of the West." The album is very Texas centric, but also pulls influence from Latin rhythms and Cali-surf rock. Distinctive, yet accessible, Desert Culture have crafted a rewarding and groovy album that you'll want to revisit time and time again.
Floco Torres is leading up to the release of his new EP, again, and has just put out the first single. "You!" shows off Floco's smooth flows and verbose lines all over the sleek R&B instrumental music that simmers underneath the dense lyrics. The song has melodic music interludes that will stay with you like Floco's lyrics but also will get you grooving. You can check it out below as well as over at DJ Booth, Spotify, Apple Music, and Amazon.
again EP will be out July 7th.
WXPN describes Philadelphia's favorite dance rock band MINKA as having "a healthy embrace of all things Bowie," and we couldn't agree more. As evidence, we present a new single from the band's Born in the Viper Room EP, due out May 26. The track premiered this morning at Verbicide and you can check it out below.