DIIV – Oshin

DIIV has had their work cut out for them since the start.  In a blogosphere crowded with dreamy indie-rock bands with many ready to put the sun-soaked music out of style, DIIV have been pretty unstoppable on their mission to not only be another band but one of the best.  With their first full-length Oshin, DIIV basically do just that with …

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mp3: Caged Animals – This Summer I’ll Make It Up To You

The summer is a time filled with opportunity and for Caged Animals it’s a time to make amends.  Despite an incredibly sunny sound, ‘This Summer I’ll Make It Up To You’ contains themes as bittersweet as this non-eternal season itself.  Promising to break hearts in the west coast, Caged Animals manage to pack more into the track than just happy …

pkelly94mp3: Caged Animals – This Summer I’ll Make It Up To You

mp3: Rewrote – Dreuya

Yesterday a bunch of the M|O|D boys released tracks and out of all the hi-hat rolling, sample manipulating tracks I kept returning to this nearly ambient track from Rewrote.  Taking a laid back and relaxed approach to the signature M|O|D sound, Rewrote’s ‘Dreuya’ is perfect for after the party filled with more conventional trap and future-trap.  Although the crackling and lo-fi synths …

pkelly94mp3: Rewrote – Dreuya