Category: Artist News

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

New Robyn Hitchcock!

I know I’ve been absent lately, but this came across my desk today. I knew Robyn Hitchcock had a new album coming out (I just downloaded it yesterday) and I’ve been looking forward to it. I also am going to…

New Sarah Blasko

I just saw that Sarah Blasko has a new album out!! It’s not really released in the US yet so it costs a ftorune, but if you want it, [Go to Amazon] (note: if you have Adblock you won’t see…

Ep Review: Grinmace by Peter Lacey

Album Name: Grinmace Artist: Peter Lacey Year/Label: 2012 / Pink Hedgehog Records [Download at Amazon] Review by Anna Maria Stjärnell Peter Lacey has made a new ep that sounds summery despite the season. ‘In a Golden State of Mind’ is…

Discovery: Playboy School

This band’s press release showed up in my inbox, I took a listen and I really liked it. So I thought you might too. “Playboy School takes no sides, incorporating the danceability of the beloved Friday night DJ set with…

Discovery: Dominique Pruitt

Here’s a video for your listening and viewing pleasure! I love the retro look and sound of this. When she sent this to me, she was excited have had 43k views. when I first looked it was over 160K! So…

Discovery: Dana Falconberry

Another new one for me (she’s been around awhile, how did I not know this?) This is Dana Falconberry. Her music is described as “orchestral pop-folk” and I’d say, judging by this song, that’s pretty accurate. It’s lovely. She has…

Discovery: Hidden Orchestra

I love it when I have slow work days and can catch up on Collected Sounds stuff. Man, I wish I could do this full time…*sigh* Here’s another new discovery: The band is called Hidden Orchestra. This is just beautiful…

Discovery: Years & Years

There’s something about this voice that grabs me. Plus he dances cute. Listen at [SoundCloud] Press release: Rising London quintet Years & Years are set to release their irresistible debut single “I Wish I Knew” on September 24th through the…