Category: New Discoveries

New artists, new CDs, new stuff I like.

Discovery: Vulkano

Another new Scandinavian band for your collection!!! “Vulkano are an explosive new Stockholm duo pushing post-punk forward in their own charming way. With a passion for astrology, the paranormal and nature, healing stones, tropical landscapes, mythology and mountains, Vulkano are…

Discovery: Tati Ana

The Russian-born songstress Tati Ana premieres new single “MRI” [ on The Village Voice]. Listen on [Sound Cloud]

Discovery: Alice Boman

“Swedish singer Alice Boman makes beautiful, lo-fi recordings that are both intimate and lonesome, with a captivating voice like ether” NPR All Songs Considered Well, I saw she was Swedish so I had to check her out and was not…

Discovery: Gabrielle Aplin

British chanteuse Gabrielle Aplin’s 6-song English Rain EP is out! The digital release marks her U.S. debut and follows her massive success overseas where her single “The Power of Love” has achieved certified Gold status in the U.K. and Australia.…

Meet Kat Quinn

I just wanted to share this with you. I listened to her samples today and I LOVE it!!! You can listen to the music on SoundCloud [here] She was recently on Jimmy Fallon too! It was a bit where 3…

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…