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Music Miscellany for 04/20/2017 Part II

The Birthday Letters kick off this edition with a indie folk rock sound on “The Real Thing.” Up next is Gardener’s Bell with “Overlake” that mixes indie folk vocals with indie rock instrumentals. Naomi Wachira brings folk with African fused instruments and rhythms on her new single “Beautifully Human.” Wrapping up this edition is the Post Punk Rock of ultraviolence on “Shadows of the Thief.”

Music Miscellany for 04/13/2017 Part II

Back with more music to get you through the afternoon. First up is the retro tinged rock of Turquoise Noise on “Wasting All My Time.” Next up some piano based pop from Sweet Spirit on “The Mighty.” Will Joseph Cook from the UK brings some folk pop(or pop folk) on “Biggest Fan.” His new album is out tomorrow. Wrapping up Part II is the rock sounds of Wooter on “Turning Point.”

Lowland Hum – Folded Flowers – Video

From Lowland Hum’s third album Thin comes the video for “Folded Flowers.” Interesting bit of trivia: The video is one continuous take and shot completely on an iPhone 6s.


Seasaw – Light – 3D VR Video

Folk duo Seasaw have a new video out for the song “Light” off of the album Too Much of a Good Thing. The video has been filmed in both standard and 3D VR versions for those of you that have the VR setups for your phones.

Fleet Foxes – Third of May / Ōdaigahara (Lyric Video)

This has been out for a couple of days so chances are you’ve seen it already, but I can’t help myself. This year is shaping up to be quite nice from a musical perspective. Marian Call already released a new album. Upcoming albums from Joan Shelley, The New Pornographers, and now the Fleet Foxes.