Stream the new album from Smashing Pumpkins for free for a limited time. Oceania finds newly reconstituted Smashing Pumpkins blending the haunted raw energy of early records such as Gish with the aggressive, multilayered sounds they defined in the late ’90s. Turn up the volume on new songs like “Pinwheels” and “My Love is Winter” and hear the band take back the alt-rock throne once again. Oceania is also available to pre-order.
Where did these guys come from? A mix between mewithoutyou and The Decemberists, Mike Mains & the Branches is bringing beautiful, energetic, and passionate rock and roll to my ears. If you’re looking for something new that won’t let you down, then buy their full-length Home.
This 18-track hymns/worship album is available for free for 30 days as a “free gift”. Cardiphonia actually has a few albums that are worth checking out, most of which are free.
My pals, Steven Padin and Mike Carroll from an insanely talented band called The Reign of Kindo made this possible! They spent many hours converting these songs note by note to make the most authentic 8-bit versions as possible. They did a truly fantastic job!
“SOLA-MI is a concept band featuring Derek Webb, Josh Moore (Co-producer of Webb’s Stockholm Syndrome and Feedback albums), and Latifah Phillips (of The Autumn Film and Page CXVI), commissioned and inspired by Solomon Mente’s groundbreaking fictional narrative and film, NEXUS. Their debut album, the original motion picture soundtrack for Mente’s NEXUS, is available now.”
It’s June! This means another round of $5 albums have have hit the digital shelves at Amazon. Yup, just 5 bucks for full albums and beautiful music. Shoot—for that price go get two! Here’s our top picks: