Dan Croll – Home

Excellent new midtempo folk cut from blog favorite Dan Croll. “Home” features paced guitar licks with the layered vocals of Mr. Croll before a jubilant cacophony of sound erupts near the 2:52 mark. Look for Dan Croll‘s debut album later this year. BONUS: In/Out

Dance Electronic Mash-ups remix Remix Friday

Remix Friday: Terry Urban, Jakwob, The Chainsmokers, The Knocks & more

Koh Tao, Thailand via Travelstache Plenty of new remixes to enjoy this weekend (hopefully outside). The Chainsmokers and The Knocks continue their collective hit streaks, while Thomas Jack tackles a remix of Detroit’s own Rodriguez. If you haven’t watched Searching For Sugar Man, get on it. Terry Urban also returns with an excellent mash-up EP […]

Indie Indie Pop JayeL Audio Mixtape

MIXTAPE: JayeL Audio 8-02-13

Let’s keep this short and sweet considering the whirlwind 7-10 days ahead (Lollapalooza, JT/Jay-Z at Ford Field and Cheeseburger in Caseville). By the time you read this, I’ll be strategically plotting my route through my second Lollapalooza experience. While not all these acts will be performing, I’m hopeful to catch new jams you are about […]

Afro Pop Covers

The Very Best – Maso Luso (Mumford & Sons cover)

Afro pop outfit The Very Best recently played with Mumford & Sons as part of the Gentelmen of The Road tour. In doing so, The Very Best did what many cannot do: cover Mumford & Sons. The band put their own triumphant spin on “Below My Feet” as they only could. Stream below. BONUS: Dan […]

Indie Pop

Dan Croll – In/Out

Mr. Dan Croll seems to be on quite a roll with synth-tastic indie pop. “From Nowhere” easily hooked me with playful keys and swaying chorus, while “Compliment Your Soul” showed hints of afro-pop. New single “In/Out” manages to fuse both elements in what sounds like a Discovery/Cut Copy-like banger. Stream “In/Out” below and look for […]