The Wonder Revolution – Firefly [mp3] (from Firefly, out today on Air House Records)
Kid-friendly blissful dream pop from Wichita-based musical collective.
Black Marble – Limitations [mp3] (from A Different Arrangement, out now on Hardly Art)
Second single from Brooklyn duo is classy coldwave – sounds like DEVO teaming up with Paul Banks, getting lost in the vacuum of space.
Marble Lion – Old Man [mp3] (single)
witch/pop/noise emanating from Chicago and Montreal.
Pere Ubu – Free White [mp3] (from Lady from Shanghai, out Jan 7th on Fire Records)
The first new album in six years from Cleveland’s avant-garde troupe, blending elements of krautrock, garage, and indie to shock and provoke unassuming listeners.
Night Marchers – All Hits [mp3] ( 7” single from forthcoming album Allez Allez)
Ex-members of Hot Snakes, Rocket from the Crypt, Bardo Pond, Delta 72 (and others) make heavy indie rock sans bullshit.
Lonesome Leash – Ghosts [mp3] (from I Am No Captain, out January 2013)
Walt Clements of New Orleans is a one-man vaudevillian freak show.
Gibraltar – Death Rays [mp3] (from Storms EP, out this week)
“a band from seattle. taking quiet/loud and making it quieter and louder. and then, doing it again.”