Last year, Quiet Slang released
We Were Babies & We Were Dirtbags, an EP comprised of two Beach Slang songs and two covers from The Replacements and Big Star.
Simply put, Quiet Slang is the chamber pop side project of Beach Slang frontman James Alex.
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This is absolutely great news for fans of our self-styled Power Pop Rock N Roll as the Big Stir label launches its assault on mainstream pop sensibilities with new music from
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Since ‘indie pop’ does not quite have the same meaning as it’s original meaning – y’know C86, guitar pop music on independent labels etc – we will call the music played by folks like
The Foxfires, “The New Rock N Roll”.
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Thankfully, the weather was good enough this year to get a better video look back on Laneway Festival Singapore 2018!
still there’s more …
“Apparent 80s flair” – is that a new genre or something? Just kidding, it’s yet another example of 80s pop pervasive influence over modern indie pop as demonstrated this time by
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Check out the video for Guided By Voices’ new single “See My Field.” This track comes from the new album
Space Gun, which will be released March 23rd on GBV, Inc.
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By now, you should be aware that we think that this young L.A. band is the face of the New Rock N Roll at the moment.
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Musicians are first and foremost fans. Or they should be. So it’s heart-warming to come across Kai Danzberg who is very definitely one of the PoP faithful!
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Simple Minds have announced a new album – Walk Between Worlds – to be released on 2nd February, with the new single, “Magic”.
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The Limiñanas find the sweet spot between Velvet Underground drone and psych-rock in their upcoming new album,
Shadow People, on January 19th.
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Staying power is not usually associated with Singapore bands but to the credit of
The Pinholes, the quartet have been soldering on for over a decade in the unforgiving local music scene. The band celebrate this longevity with an entertaining new album – D’Antara Kita!
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For their undying commitment to the power of pop,
Weezer deserve to be recognised as PoP Legends! Evidence-in-chief – their latest album, Pacific Daydream.
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Dig the new breed!
Yishay‘s brand of anthemic electro-rock is a breath of fresh air.
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Yeo is a smooth operator when it comes to music. His work is slick, creative and instantly likeable.
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Photo Credit : Anna Maria Lopez
Los Angeles based
Vista Kicks is Derek Thomas, Sam Plecker, Trevor Sutton, and Nolan LeVine.
The quartet, originally met on the kindergarten playground in their hometown and are thus more than bandmates. They are lifelong friends and creative brothers with a knack for writing infectious songs and throwing a great party.
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