Song of the Moment
Song and Video of the Day: Moon by Thieves like Us
If you happen to like METRONOMY, MIDNIGHT JUGGERNAUTS or CAMDOGZZ, by all means please read on! After a four-year hiatus, Thieves Like Us return with their fifth eponymously titled record. The Swedish/American band, named after a New Order song, tracked and produced the new record in late 2015. The new self-titled record reinvents the band’s cosmic song based aesthetic with the introduction of live bass (Thomas Franklin) and drums (Tore Knipping), steering its songs into more spirited waters. Vocalist Andy Grier introduces the new video for Moon: “When Thieves Like Us began, we were often too busy recording, or touring to shoot our own videos. Calm moments were few and…
Song of the Moment: Major Lazer ft. Bruno Mars, Tyga, and Mystic-“Bubble Butt”
This song is silly, but fun to dance to! http://majorlazer.com http://www.twitter.com/majorlazer http://www.youtube.com/MajorLazerVEVO
Song of the Moment: The Bronx “Youth Wasted”
Punk band The Bronx teams up with playgirl.com to bring us a video for the ladies! Members: Matt Caughthran, Joby J. Ford, Jorma Vik, Brad Magers, Ken Horne http://www.thebronxxx.com
Song and New Video of the Moment!: Amanda Palmer & The Grand Theft Orchestra – The Bed Song (Photos & Video)
By Alexis Simpson Here are a few photos from her show at St. Andrew’s last year…Also, congrats to Amanda who was chosen to deliver a “TED Talk” at TED2013 Conference on Feb 27!
Song of the Moment: Jim James “I Want a New Life”
By Alexis Simpson If you haven’t heard this song yet or seen Jim James’ new video and his epic performance on Jimmy Fallon, please watch both immediately. I can’t wait until he tours with his new album Regions of Light and Sound of God. This song is something else! I added a few of my fave photos of Jim James from his show this summer.
Song of the Moment: Mykki Blanco “Haze.Boogie.Life”
Love this! Check out Mykki’s website because it’s awesome and there is a free mixtape to download! http://MykkiBlancoWorld.com/ @MYKKIBLANCO instagram:mykkiblanco
Song of the Moment: Jamaican Queens “Water”
Song of the Moment: Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas “Don’t You Take My Man to Idaho”
By Alexis Simpson Check out this fun Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas video shot by Joe Gall, Chris Hersey, Jeff Tabb, and Bryan Young. The photo below was taken by me at her performance at The Magic Stick Last July! (Photos) Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas; Don’t You Take My Man To Idaho from Christopher Hersey on Vimeo. At P.R.A.T.T. 12/14/12 http://Jessicahernandez.net http://twitter.com/#!/DetroitJess http://youtube.com/detroitjessmusic http://myspace.com/jhernandezmusick http://jessicahernandezthedeltas.bandcam…
Song of the Moment: “Same Love” by Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
This is the song that Michigan school teacher Susan Johnson got suspended for playing during class due to its message of love and acceptance for all including same-sex relationships. Mary Lambert sings the hook beautifully and horns and piano give the song a “poppy” feel. We are loving Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ new album Heist. Macklemore’s voice has an addictive sexy raspy tone to it, and the beats and hooks are ultra contagious.
Song of the Moment: Youngblood Hawke “We Come Running”
We saw this band perform as an opener for Passion Pit last month. Since then they’ve developed a bit of a buzz about them. Check out their video and let us know what you think! http://www.youngbloodhawke.com http://twitter.com/youngbloodhawke http://www.youtube.com/youngbloodhawke Members: Sam, Simon, Tasso, Alice, Nik