“Growing Up” – Phil Good

A powerhouse track from a new talent, "Growing Good" manages to capture the sheer confusion and strange sense of stubborn empowerment that comes with...

“Low” – Stevie Wolf

There's a lot of life crammed into this 3 minutes and 15 seconds. Deeply reflective, "Low" finds an uneasy liberation in its embrace of...

“After Life” – Torandaga

"After Life" kicks off on an effervescent note, reminiscent of fireflies whizzing about. The transcendental bliss is quickly tempered by a healthy dose of...

“Listening In” – Dr. Dog

Dr. Dog's most recent album was Psychadelic Swamp, and it was really good. I mean, the phrase basically defines Dr. Dog as a band. But...

“hard pill to swallow” – morgxn

Dynamic and gripping from the start, "hard pill to swallow" is another great look for morgxn. At times I felt like the chorus actually...

“Call Me Wild” – Martin Baltser

"Call Me Wild" opens with this fabulous mechanical sound of searching. It probes as though desperately calling out for another soul to connect with....

“Baby I Love You” – Ryan Adams

Happy Valentine's Day, Milk Craters!

“Parallels” – Moonrock Slush

It's no surprise that Moonrock Slush hails from Santa Barbara, California. You can almost feel the pink cotton candy sunset hidden inside of "Parallels."...

“Without Words” – Joseph of Mercury

Take one confident step back in time and sway to the expansive musical feast dreamed up by Joseph of Mercury. I can't recall a...
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“Thought Contagion” – Muse

Milk Crater. A noun for someone who digs tirelessly for deep cuts. A soldier of the unheard. Someone who finds track 11 on a 10...