Marchildon!, “Night Screamer”
RIYL: Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan, Joy Division, From Fiction
Toronto math-rock quartet, From Fiction, may no longer be together, but its members are still busy releasing new material. Owen Marchildon will be releasing his solo album, Night Screamer, on his own Purple Hill Records. The title track and single, “Night Screamer” brilliantly presents Marchildon’s blend of post-punk and Heartland rock.
Sentimental Gentlemen, “Hand That Feeds”
RIYL: Queens of the Stone Age, Monster Truck, Foo Fighters
Having released their album, The Devil’s the in the Details back in September of 2015, the Fort McMurray quartet is setting its sights on the rest of the country with a tour touching every province (sorry Territories). This track showcases the band’s take on good ol’fashioned bluesy hard rock..
ELLE KAYE, “Di Caprio”
RIYL: The Smiths, Blur, Interpol
This Brighton based alternative rock group recently released the single “Di Caprio” as a free download for their fans. The single combines the bright melancholic guitar work of some early Blur with the moody vocals of 80’s post-punk, reminiscent of The Smiths and Interpol.
The Fervor, “Sweet Thing”
RIYL: Uh Huh Her, Garbage, Metric
Louisville based indie-quintet dropped a brand new EP on April 15th, entitled Nightfall in the Kali Yuga. The A-side off the EP, “Sweet Thing” combines a heavy droning riff with lead singer Natalie Felker’s lofty vocals for a wonderfully ethereal yet grounded track.
RIYL: George Ezra, Foo Fighters, Hozier
Wanderwild is the moniker for Atlanta based multi-instrumentalist, Matt Martin. Last month, Martin released his debut EP under the name. This single from the EP features Martin’s stunning voice along with his bright and textured guitar work.