HearYa Top 50 of 2019

December 13, 2019

Here’s my Top 50 of the year. I tried to get away from ranking the albums as I’ve constantly seen that the artists don’t like it. I got most of the way there but still felt the need to kick out my top 10. These are the ten albums I played the most in 2019. […]

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Bonny Light Horseman announces s/t debut on 1/24

December 12, 2019

CREDIT: Nolan Knight Bonny Light Horseman is the trio of Anaïs Mitchell, Eric D. Johnson, and Josh Kaufman and they are here to put their spin on some old folk classics. I have heard this album and let me tell you my friends, it is outrageously good. Here’s a little snippet on the process. Each […]

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Cable Ties signs to Merge, release Tell Them Where To Go

December 11, 2019

Merge has added a fiery Australian trio to their already impressive list of artists. Cable Ties will have a new album out in 2020 and be poking around Austin during SXSW. I will be taking in a set as I still plan on enjoying rocking in 2020. Here’s some info on the band. Based in […]

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Sam Doores announces debut LP on 3/13

December 11, 2019

Photo By Sarrah Danzinger I’ve been a fan of Sam’s work with Hurray for the Riff Raff and The Deslondes. So it makes perfect sense that I would enjoy the lead track off his solo s/t debut, out on 3/13 via the fine folks at New West. Here’s what Doores had to say on the […]

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Bananagun announces Out of Reach 7″ for 2/28 release

December 11, 2019

Sometimes the cover is an accurate portrayal for the book’s contents. This tune is exactly what I expected after looking at that pic. It is a groovy slice of psych rock that takes the edge off. Melbourne’s Bananagun is releasing the 7″ on 2/28. Here’s what they had to say about the track. “It’s located […]

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Courtney Barnett releases MTV Unplugged Live in Melbourne

December 7, 2019

Photo Credit: Lili Waters Normally, I would post something about an artist as successful as Courtney Barnett; as she clearly doesn’t need the help of some half-assed blog by a middle-aged doofus like me. But this is such a wonderful list that’d I be remiss if I didn’t make an effort to turn you on […]

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Porridge Radio signs to Secretly Canadian, release Lilac

December 5, 2019

Photo Credit: El Hardwick Porridge Radio hail from Brighton. Today Brighton play Arsenal, the team I support in English Football. I like this song. Maybe by posting a Brighton band with a favorable mention, the Gods will spare me from another miserable Arsenal performance later. What does this have to do with Porridge Radio? Nothing. […]

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Khruangbin & Leon Bridges announce Texas Sun EP for 2/7/20

December 5, 2019

Photo Credit: Pooneh Ghana Texas heavyweights, Khruangbin and Leon Bridges have teamed up for an EP next year. This is a nice blend of two artists that are putting their stamp on the music of today. Here’s how the EP came about. Texas Sun started on the road and wrapped up in the studio. Both […]

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Hinds – Riding Solo (music video)

December 3, 2019

Photo credit: ANDREA SAVAL Me: I wonder if Hinds can get any better after 2018’s I Don’t Run. Hinds: Hold my beer Seriously, if you don’t enjoy the music of Hinds, you should have a long look in the mirror. “Riding Solo” finds Hinds at their absolute best yet. A band that has grown as […]

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Arbor Labor Union announce New Petal Instants for 2/7 release

November 25, 2019

Atlanta’s Arbor Labor Union are back with the follow up to 2016’s I Hear You. New Petal Instants will be out on 2/7 via Arrowhawk Records. They seemed to lean a little bit more into some Americana vibes on this first track. Here’s some more info from the PR team. While the members of Atlanta’s […]

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