Greensboro, NC psych pop group Echo Courts have announced a new LP due July 13 for Refresh Records. The band will be on east coast tour following the release. Full dates listed HERE. Check out lead single "Take Away" where it premiered at All Things Go and secure your preorder of the LP via Refresh Records.
Irish garage pop band Dott have shared another new video from their June 8 Heart Swell LP. Front woman Anna McCarthy explains that the song "is about how much I enjoy surfing despite not really being very good at it." PopDust had the premiere last Friday, in the midst of the massive referendum for women's reproductive rights in Ireland. Now that the vote is settled, we're excited to share it with you!
Eric Benoit just dropped not only a new track, but today he has released a new EP called Black Currant. The title track of that EP premiered over at Earbuddy in the form of a lyric video that you can follow along to and gain further insight into the deep songwriting process of Benoit. Earbuddy compares "Black Currant" to Thom Yorke's solo efforts, and marvel at "Benoit’s soulful anguish [which] spreads over a compelling electronic melody that will leave you mesmerized." Head over to Earbuddy to give the track a listen or check it out below. Pick up your copy of Benoit's new EP here.
We're very excited to announce that Noisy Ghost will be coming on as a supporting partner for the inaugural Contrast Film Festival, taking place in downtown Austin July 20-22. The multi-disciplinary event highlights boundary-pushing, genre-defying, and forward-thinking filmmaking with an emphasis on female & queer artists. In addition to several Texas screening premieres, you can expect comedy, dance parties, workshops, short films, talks, and so much more. Get your tickets HERE and find out more HERE.
Before the official release of Creando Azul tomorrow, The Big Takeover have the full EP stream for you today! They say, "The band’s sound features aggressive drums and distorted guitars topped by the intense, Bjork-like vocal delivery of frontwoman Danica Salazar." The band are taking off on an extensive national tour on the heels of the release. See full list of dates HERE and preorder the EP HERE.