Philly’s Running In Circles Releases Debut EP today

Philly’s Running In Circles Releases Debut EP today

It's been a hot minute since we've shown Philly musicians some love on the blog, and we're changing that today. Rising indie-rock duo Running in Circles dropped their self-titled debut EP today. The group stands out for their innate ability to blend together an array of sounds derived from both current and classic music trends. [...]

Checking in with Philly’s own Twin Sines

Checking in with Philly’s own Twin Sines

During lockdown in 2020, Sarah Dia Rue and Justin King jumped on the opportunity to join forces and disappear into Justin’s basement studio, re-emerging as the prophetic new project, TWIN SINES.   Twin Sines is an indie group of ethereal proportions. Known for her spellbinding vocal performances and biting neo-jazz keyboard style, front woman Sarah Dia [...]

Philly’s Tea Head set to release new album

Philly’s Tea Head set to release new album

If you haven’t yet, I hope you’ll subscribe to my weekly newsletter, which is a mish-mosh of pop culture news, reviews, personal writings, and whatever fancies me. Philly-rooted band, TEA HEAD, share their new album “Bachelor” via Free Dive Records. It was recorded throughout 2020-21 at Little Brother Audio in West Philly and produced/mixed by Vic [...]

FemFocused: Lena Fine releases new single “Dance Partner”

FemFocused: Lena Fine releases new single “Dance Partner”

We love to see an up-and-coming Philly artist thriving. Lena Fine is an honest singer and songwriter making indie-folk tracks that invoke a sense of nostalgia for young coming-of-age people. Currently signed by Dime + Dog Records and inspired by Soccer Mommy’s relatability and Joni Mitchell’s storytelling ability, Lena Fine’s relatable lyrics and dazzling vocals [...]

Seven Dreams with Braxton Hicks

Seven Dreams with Braxton Hicks

From the sleepy town of Dover, Delaware five musicians bonded over a shared love of melodic guitar-driven,  female-fronted indie rock music to form the band Braxton Hicks. Crediting influences such as Middle Kids, Echosmith, The Smiths, The Cure, Sleater-Kinney, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Dum Dum Girls, The Beths, The Pixies, The Police and U2, Braxton Hicks combine ear-candy guitar [...]