Category: Artist News

This will be for when I hear some news about an already established artist (as opposed to new artist info)

Discovery :: King Princess

Mikaela Mullaney Straus, better known by her stage name King Princess, is an American singer, songwriter, instrumentalist, and producer from Brooklyn, New York. She is signed to Mark Ronson’s label Zelig Records. In 2018 she released a few singles that…

Discovery :: Overcoats

Overcoats is a New York-based electronic-pop duo consisting of singer-songwriters Hana Elion and JJ Mitchell. They met on their first day of freshman year at Wesleyan University where they sat next to each other in an ‘Intro to Anthropology’ class.…

Nicole Atkins live stream returns

“Live from the Steel Porch” – The band goes to Nashville returns Wednesday, September 2nd with special guests Elle King and Cut Worms!   Go to Twitch to join in!

Discovery :: Katzenjammer

katz·en·jam·mernounINFORMAL•DATEDconfusion; uproar.a hangover; a severe headache resulting from a hangover.plural noun: katzenjammers However, my Alexa pronounces it: KAHTZ-en-yahmmah – which appears to be the German pronunciation. In German, it means Cats Wail (or Caterwaul)   Per Wikipedia: “Katzenjammer was an English-language…

New Sarah Fimm!

‘Planting Oblivion’ is now available on Bandcamp. I’ve been a fan Of Sarah Fimm since well, probably the beginning. She was one of the artists that I featured early on. Her mystical, sexy sounds were all I filled my ears…

Lotte Kestner

This is by no means a new artist. You might remember a band called Trespassers William from way back in the late 90s-early 00s. I was obsessed with their 2002 release, Different Stars. It was so beautiful and calming. I went…

First Aid Kit livestream

Virtual Musikfest  is a 10 day music festival going on now. Each day is a different category: the Noise, The Indies, The Solos, etc. It’s Free at Noon (11am central) -.Tune in now to see who is playing each day…

New Lissie Music

Lissie’s unreleased song from “Catching A Tiger”, Just Because I Can, is out today!  Listen here:  Also she is doing a livestream TOMORROW form the Parkway Theater (in Minneapolis!) with her band . A portion of the proceeds are going…

Congratulations are in order!

I just wanted to drop a congrats to Collected Sounds friends Katy Vernon and Mary Bue who were both named Best of the Twin Cities by City Pages Magazine! Mary Bue for Best Songwriter            …

Discovery :: Aldous Harding

Have you ever gone down a rabbit hole on YouTube? You know, when you go there to watch just one video in particular and then it automatically plays another one right after that, that it thinks you will like and…