songs

Today’s song of the day should receive a Weird Music Video award. I heard the song many months ago but hadn’t seen the official music video until I started preparing [...]

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Their first EP was released in 2007. In 2009, their self-titled debut album was well received as it hit as high as #9 on Billboard’s Heatseekers chart. Today’s song of [...]

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Alabama Shakes – Hold On

by Mike Smith on January 10, 2012

The Alabama Shakes (formerly known as The Shakes) are a soul-rivival and rock group from Athens, Alabama. Lead vocalist Brittany Howard brings new life to a soulful sound that is [...]

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Today’s song of the day is somewhat long but if you like it as much as I do then you’ll wish it were longer. I heard Electric Guest’s track “Troubleman” [...]

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PAPA – I Am The Lion King

by Mike Smith on January 6, 2012

PAPA is an indie pop and rock group led by Darren Weiss, the drummer of the band Girls. Darren is also the lead vocalist too, which makes me wonder how [...]

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Kavinsky – Nightcall

by Mike Smith on January 4, 2012

I didn’t make it to the theater to see the movie Drive, so the first time that I heard today’s song of the day was from listening to Lupe Fiasco’s [...]

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The first time that I heard the voice of Wild Beasts’ lead vocalist Hayden Thorpe, I thought of singer Andy Bell from Erasure and the his song called “Ship Of [...]

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The first song of the day for 2012 is “If You Wanna” by The Vaccines. The track comes off of their debut album What Did You Expect from the Vaccines? [...]

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Brothertiger – Real Life

by Mike Smith on December 30, 2011

The last song of the day for 2011 is “Real Life” by Brothertiger. This track is a good example of my relationship with music discovery over the course of the [...]

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Formed in 2005, Bombay Bicycle Club is named after a chain of Indian restaurants in London. They gained attention in 2006 by winning a competition to play the opening spot [...]

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