Tag Archives: USA

August 30

#Spotlight: the Preatures, School of Night, Boys Get Hurt & Koobra

SPOTLIGHT on: the Preatures – looks like someone started a riot in Australia They are recently compared to bands like Haim or Fleetwood Mac – their last song “Is this how you feel?” – dead catchy! Many sources claim their music style to sound like Rock and Roll, some others say it’s Country with some […]

September 30

Walk the Moon – the rise of Power Pop

Young, fast & strident, the Lane is shifting gear and heading towards a young band  known as Walk the Moon. Leadsinger Nicholas Petricca from Cincinnati, Ohio founded the band back in 2008 pretty much as incomplete or misscasted till 2010 featuring the current setup consisting of Kevin Ray, Sean Waugaman, and Eli Maiman. When first […]

September 16

St. Lucia – A Caribbean daydream

As an active music blogger I’m always overwhelmed with acts such as St. Lucia as due to the little information available they feel so wonderfully unspoiled and maiden. In fact the man behind the project, Jean-Philip Grobler, is already producing music since his 11th year of age. Grobler, originally from Johannesburg Africa, found his musical […]

August 29

Washed Out – Lo-Fi Chillwave

Washed out, aka Ernest Greene, was known of collaborating with the band Bedroom before deciding to go separate ways. The reason for the split-up was the different direction of music the two projects had in mind – Greene decided to focus more on calm Chillwave tunes. After secluding himself from the world (by writing profound […]

August 26

Phantogram – three-dimensional Indie Pop

From Saratoga Springs (NY) let me introduce you Sarah Barthel and Josh Carter formerly known as Charlie Everywhere today known as Phantogram.  Another duo sharing the same background, being friends and producing music from passion rather than being part of the big commercial mainstream. The band describes their music as “street beat or psych pop” […]

July 24

Miike Snow – an Intercontinental trio

…and that’s the very first thing you should know, it’s “they”. Welcome to the 10th post at the lane and the presentation of one of my very favourite acts. Miike Snow consist of Andrew Wyatt, born and raised in Manhattan New York, famous by his that time band called the A.M.  and Christian Karlsson & […]

July 19

Yeasayer – psychedelic, World music-hippies

When finding the right words in order to describe the guys from Yeasayer I actually had a pretty tough time! I’d say they’re like the “Bing Bang Theory” of Music. Eventually formed in 2006 in New York Yeasayer managed to leap into a music area that yet has to be characterized. Thomas Weiland, a music […]