alternative pop

Talk Show Host to release debut full-length album “Mid-Century Modern” on June 4th 2021

Toronto power-pop punk trio Talk Show Host will release “Mid-Century Modern”, its debut full-length, in June via Wiretap Records & Disconnect Disconnect Records.

The lead single “Blood in the Sand” is now streaming here, along with a new music video. Watch the video below.

Dohny Jep to release new EP “Shallow is the Water” on May 28th 2021

Kent-based alternative-rock four-piece Dohny Jep began as a duo in early 2019, with Stuart and Pete deciding to create something unlike anything either of them had done before in previous bands and projects. With their unique video concepts and mesh of pop-synth melodies and rock guitars, they did just that. Fast forward one year and with an additional two members in tow, the group self-released their much celebrated debut album “L.U.S.T” in July 2020.

Don’t Believe In Ghosts sign with Imagen Records and announce new album “Solutions”

Alternative rock band Don’t Believe In Ghosts have signed to Imagen Records / ADA Warner. The band will release their first single “Put Your Head Back”, which was mixed by Mark Needham (The Killers, Imagine Dragons) on April 16th. The band’s full album “Solutions” will arrive this spring on May 14th, 2021.

“As a big fan of DBIG for a few years, I am thrilled to sign them to Imagen Records and excited for everyone to hear their new record "Solutions"”, says Imagen Records President Bob Winegard.

Friedemann to release new studio album “In Der Gegenwart Der Vergangenheit” on April 16th 2021

Germany’s long-running label Exile On Mainstream presents “In Der Gegenwart Der Vergangenheit”, the new LP by their fellow countryman Friedemann. This iconic storyteller’s fourth record has been released track-by-track sequentially over the past twelve months and will now be officially issued with a proper release in April. A lighthearted video for a new song, “Le Coiffeur”, has been released today.
 

The Juliana Theory to release new album “A Dream Away” on March 26th 2021

Today The Juliana Theory share plans for their first album, “A Dream Away”, in over 15 years as they continue to release music after their surprise return last fall. Due out March 26th via Rude/ Equal Vision Records, “A Dream Away” sees the duo – Brett Detar and Joshua Fielder – reimagining some of their most beloved tracks through a fresh lens and a new perspective.

Happy. announces Special Virtual Concert Event on March 5th 2021

Emo/pop-rock band Happy. is thrilled to announce a special virtual concert event, “Happy. Sucks Live!”, taking place on March 5th, 2021, at 8:00 PM EST.

The prerecorded concert, filmed at White Studio in Los Angeles, will feature live performances of songs from Happy.’s two acclaimed albums, “Imposter Syndrome” and “Classic”, followed by a Q&A with the band. Concert bundles and early bird tickets are available here.

Dohny Jep to release new EP “Smile, It Might Never Happen” on February 26th 2021

Kent-based alternative-rock four-piece Dohny Jep began as a duo in early 2019, with Stuart and Pete deciding to create something unlike anything either of them had done before in previous bands and projects. With their unique video concepts and mesh of pop-synth melodies and rock guitars, they did just that. Fast forward one year and with an additional two members in tow, the group self-released their much celebrated debut album “L.U.S.T” in July 2020.

Charlie Nieland to release new solo album “Divisions” on January 8th 2021

NYC-based producer indie music veteran Charlie Nieland has announced his forthcoming solo album, entitled “Divisions”. Ahead of this, he is previewing the title track, an intense offering that conveys a sense of urgency.

Renowned for tastefully blending post punk, dream pop and progressive rock with sweeping melodies and restless and visceral rhythms, Charlie Nieland has been writing, playing and producing music for decades, with a focus on the atmospheric and the imaginative.