B-Sides, Unreleased, & Rarities – Mew

__________________________________________________________________________________________________________ If you like this series try some of our other B-Sides articles on Band of Horses,  City and Colour, or Foals B-Sides, Unreleased, and Rarities:  Mew Everyone wants more music from their favorite artists.  Many bands have unreleased material and B-sides that are released with singles that might go by unnoticed.  Below are a … Continue reading

Album Spotlight: Intuit by Ramona Falls

Ramona Falls is the brainchild of Brent Knopf, former member of Menomena.  Ramona Falls have released two brilliant albums so far.  The first album “Intuit” was released in 2009.  The music is big and bombastic while at the same time it is dark with so many pockets of sweet innocence.  Knopf has the ability to … Continue reading

TME Favorite Albums of 2013: #10-1

Next Page:  List of #11-15 10.  Portugal The Man – Evil Friends Not a huge fan of the last few albums.  PTM put out albums so often there is going to be a few that you really connect with and a few that you don’t.  This is a little more accessible to the average fan.  … Continue reading

TME Favorite Albums of 2013: #11-15

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TME Favorite Albums of 2013: #16-20

Next Page:  List of #11-15                                                                                                     … Continue reading

TME Favorite Albums of 2013: #21-25

Next Page:  List of #16-20 25.  Jon Gomm – Secrets Nobody Keeps Jon is pretty amazing.  He does things with his acoustic guitar most could only dream of doing.  If you don’t believe me check out the YouTube video _______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 24.  Iron & Wine – Ghost on Ghost This is the most enjoyable Iron & … Continue reading

If You Like Mew Then Check Out This Album

JazzKamikaze – Supersonic Revolutions When listening to “Supersonic Revolutions” you will hear a heavy Mew influence.  With both bands being from Denmark the influence makes sense as Mew is one of the most popular bands in Denmark.  The more surprising aspect of the album is that the music that preceded was all instrumental.  Their couple … Continue reading

If You Like The National Then Check These Guys Out…

If you like The National then you might be interested in hearing the band NO.  There is no similarity more apparent than the vocals sounding close to what you hear from, Matt Berninger, of The National.  There are people who are turned off by a band sounding very similar to other popular bands.  Others really … Continue reading

Band Genealogy: The Black Keys

Band members tend to work on other projects when they are not touring or recording.  Most of the super groups that are formed get a lot of publicity.  Smaller projects tend to get over looked.  If one of your favorite artists is doing work on the side, chances are you would like to know about … Continue reading

Music Around the World: Australia

Australia With bigger bands like AC/DC, INXS, Jet, and the new breakout Gotye the land down under has provided us with great listening enjoyment.  There are lesser known bands out of Australia you should know about as well.  The following give you a just a taste of the Australian music scene has to offer: ____________________________________________________________________________________________ … Continue reading