alternative pop

Stickup Kid to release new studio album “Soul Drive” on May 3rd 2019

San Jose rock band Stickup Kid is back with a new album, “Soul Drive”, which will be released on May 3rd, 2019.

Formed in 2009, the band was previously signed to Billie Joe Armstrong’s Adeline Records. “Soul Drive” is their first new full-length since 2013’s “Future Fire”.

Where We Sleep to release debut EP “Experiments in the Dark” on May 31st 2019

London-based dark and dynamic pop project Where We Sleep has announced their debut EP “Experiments in the Dark”.

Ahead of that, they present the lead single “The Desert”, a jaded and winding psych-infused track traversing similar addictive territory as PJ Harvey, Curve and Garbage.

Watch the video for “The Desert” below.

Charly Bliss releases music video for new single “Hard to Believe”

Following a series of packed shows at this year’s SXSW, NYC’s Charly Bliss (Eva Hendricks, Sam Hendricks, Spencer Fox and Dan Shure) today share a video for the anthemic “Hard to Believe”, the third single and an undoubted highlight from their anticipated new album, “Young Enough”.

Watch the new video for “Hard to Believe” below.

While the video is a playful homage to A Perfect Circle’s “Judith”, of the song Eva Hendricks says:

Surprises to release new studio album “Natural Disaster” on May 31st 2019

Surprises, the new solo project of Brooks Paschal of beloved 00s emo group Sullivan has just dropped a music video for the new single and title track off the just-announced new LP “Natural Disaster”, which will be released on May 31st, 2019, via Spartan Records.

Watch the video for the title track below.

LAYNE drops music video for new single “Bad Feeling”

LA-by-way-of-South Dakota artist/musician/producer LAYNE (aka Layne “LP" Putman) seen most recently on the road with her band supporting K-Flay, has just released a pair of songs and a music video off her forthcoming debut album due out later this year.

The tracks follow on the heels of previous singles, two of which made their way into the Top 15 on Spotify’s Viral 50 chart, both nationally and globally.

The Get Up Kids release music video for new single “The Problem is Me”

The Get Up Kids today released the music video for new song “The Problem is Me”, the second preview of their forthcoming first album in eight years, “Problems”, produced by Grammy Award-winner Peter Katis (Kurt Vile, The National) and set for release on May 10th, 2019, via Big Scary Monsters.

Watch the video for “The Problem is Me” below.

Keith Wallen release music video for new single “Crows”

Alternative solo artist Keith Wallen released his dark new video for single titled “Crows” today.

“"Crows" is a song that I had for a little while. I’ve always been a fan of Westerns and I thought it would be cool to write a song that had that kind of feel to it. "Crows" is about the human spirit manifested through the eyes of of Crow, watching events of the world and wanting to escape, and keeping the faith that things can always get better and that love can prevail”, says Wallen.

Drahla to release full-length debut album “Useless Coordinates” on May 3rd 2019

Today, the Leeds-formed three-piece Drahla have announced their highly-anticipated debut album “Useless Coordinates” will be released via Captured Tracks on May 3rd 2019.

The band have premiered the arresting first single “Stimulus for Living” as a taster of the album along with a video.

Watch the video for “Stimulus for Living” below.

Your 33 Black Angels to release new studio album “Eternities 1” on May 7th 2019

Your 33 Black Angels (a.k.a. Y33BA) has announced their new album “Eternities 1”, which is their seventh long-play to date, to be released in early May.

Ahead of that, they are previewing the lead track “Hott Funn”. Check out the video below.

Recorded over three years and more than 60 studio days with endless mixes in the making, “Eternities 1” is 13 tracks that are built to stand as the culmination of Y33BA’s labors.