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ELECTRIC EYE

ELECTRIC EYE

After unleashing their debut LP, “Pick-up, Lift-off, Space, Time” in April 2013, Electric Eye, the four piece group from Bergen, Norway have been spreading their psyched out rock jams across Europe. Now, Electric Eye is poised to bring their unique sound to SXSW in Austin this March. Drawing inspiration from the Blues, India and the [...]

January 22, 2014 pitchshifter Featured 0

Cosmic Suckerpunch – “Breathe” EP Out Now!!

Cosmic Suckerpunch – “Breathe” EP Out Now!!

Continuing what was started by the likes of the New York Dolls, Sweet and Pink Grease; Cosmic Suckerpunch’s current glam laden “Breathe” EP forges ahead with reckless abandonment.  The opening track “That Voice” sets the tone by declaring “I don’t believe in luck…stand back and I’ll show you how!” With “Breathe”, strap in and hold [...]

April 10, 2013 pitchshifter Featured 0

Trevor Moore – “Drunk Texts to Myself” Out Now!

Trevor Moore – “Drunk Texts to Myself” Out Now!

The debut album “Drunk Texts to Myself” from Trever Moore (founding member of the sketch troupe The Whitest Kids U’ Know) is now available from Comedy Central Records. On his debut, Moore lampoons pop culture with an arsenal of music genres. The country infused “What About Mouthwash” to the dub step sound of “Tom Hanks [...]

April 10, 2013 pitchshifter Featured 0

The Beards – New Album and Tour

The Beards – New Album and Tour

Bands find inspiration to create from a myriad of influences such as emotions or elements in nature or even sounds. For one band there is only one thing that drives their creativity and that is BEARDS! The Beards have dedicated their craft to the mighty beard. Their most recent release “Having A Beard Is The [...]

April 3, 2013 pitchshifter Featured 0

CHROME PONY – Debut Video “Ciggy Stardust”

CHROME PONY – Debut Video “Ciggy Stardust”

Fresh off their stint at SXSW, Tyler Davis (Guitar / Vocals ) and Kyle Davis (Drums / Guitar / Vocals ) of the Nashville duo Chrome Pony, release their debut video “Ciggy Stardust”. “Ciggy Stardust” is part of the recently released full length album, “Lazy Bones” from Blacktooth Records.  “Lazy Bones” is anything but lazy. Forged from [...]

March 21, 2013 pitchshifter Featured, Reviews 0

BASHFUL HIPS – RECORD VOL IX

BASHFUL HIPS – RECORD VOL IX

Since July of 2012, Bashful Hips (Ian Fellerman) has been releasing an albums worth of music every month. He is continuing to do so until August 2013. This month’s installment, Volume IX, is riddled with the art synth of the dark new wave sound. “Mutual Forgivness”, the third track on the release, is reminiscent of [...]

March 20, 2013 pitchshifter Featured 0

NEW IGGY & STOOGES ALBUM “READY TO DIE” OUT APRIL 30

NEW IGGY & STOOGES ALBUM “READY TO DIE” OUT APRIL 30

All content from Fat Possum Records – Better 40 years later than never:  The follow-up to the first record ever to bear the Iggy and the Stooges logo–the immortal proto-punk masterpiece Raw Power–will finally be out April 30, when Fat Possum Records releases the all-new Iggy and the Stooges studio album, Ready To Die. Ready [...]

March 15, 2013 pitchshifter Featured, Upcoming Releases 0

KESTRELS – A GHOST HISTORY

KESTRELS – A GHOST HISTORY

“A Ghost History“, the latest release from Kestrels, is 11 tracks of shoe gazing hooks, lyrical melodies and indie pop grooves. “A Ghost History” is the sophomore release from Sonic Unyon Records (Ringo Deathstar) for the Halifax based band. Kestrels are Chad Peck, Devin Peck (bass), and Paul Brown (drums). Comparing the latest album to the [...]

March 14, 2013 pitchshifter Featured 0

GRUFTSCHLAMPEN

GRUFTSCHLAMPEN

Sometimes you just get that craving for dark, Gothic German punk rock. Gruftschlampen, (translated Crypt Sluts) is releasing an 8 track EP titled “Raben” as a free download available now from afmusic and bandcamp.   There is something strangely melodic about this EP but also deeply haunting. If you suffer from hunger pangs for German [...]

March 13, 2013 pitchshifter Featured 0

The Blanche Hudson Weekend – Album Pre-Order

The Blanche Hudson Weekend – Album Pre-Order

A little preview of Odd Box Records release of The Blanche Hudson Weekend. The album “How Many Times Have You Let Me Die” will be released in April on cassette and CD. Pre-order now from Odd Box Records. How Many Times Have You Let Me Die by The Blanche Hudson Weekend [...]

March 8, 2013 pitchshifter Featured 0

The Outfit

The Outfit

                    “Formed in the burgeoning music community of Denver, Colorado, The Outfit offers an earnest take on garage rock revival, built on ground laid by The Strokes and other such acts of the last decade.  Not that they necessarily ape those bands – though front-man Eric Johnston’s casual articulation occasionally recalls that of Julian Casablancas [...]

February 8, 2013 pitchshifter Featured 0

Pravada

Pravada

PRAVADA Premieres New Single, “Campfire Song” Press Release City Bird Publicity: Indianapolis based trio, PRAVADA, have just unleashed a brand new single into the world. The track, “Campfire Song,” is a brilliant new piece that can be found on the group’s latest release, the No!, EP. The catchy tune is filled with perfect backing rhythm, [...]

January 17, 2013 pitchshifter Featured 0