“Restart” – BNQT

Here's our first look at BNQT, a super-group of epic proportions. The star studded group boasts five (yes five!) lead singers from Band of...
Derek Hoke. Photo credit: Scott Simontacchi

“Bring the Flood” – Derek Hoke

Okay, this post is not a single song. It's a full record. I have a (really good) bad habit of being unable to choose just...

“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."...