“Simple Song” by The Shins – The Song of the Week for 1/30/2012

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“Simple Song” by The Shins is the lead single from the upcoming album Port of Morrow, set to be released March 20, 2012 via Columbia records Genre: Indie Rock, Indie Pop, Alternative Rock James Mercer is the only remaining original member of The Shins, coming off his Broken Bells side project with Danger Mouse. Is …

“Young Blood” by The Naked and Famous – The Song of the Week for 1/23/2012

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“Young Blood” by The Naked and Famous from Passive Me, Aggressive You isn’t brand new like most of my Song of the Week selections are, but the song is just now breaking out and becoming a widely popular song so I hope to give it some momentum Genre: Indie Rock, Synthpop Great song with a …

“Satellite” by Rise Against – The Song of the Week for 1/16/2012

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“Satellite” by Rise Against is the 3rd single from Endgame and is currently climbing the rock charts Genre:¬†Punk Rock Rise Against scored a Song of the Week nod back in July with the 2nd single from Endgame¬† “Make It Stop”. The band is currently touring the states. They are a great live band, I highly …

“I Get By” by Everlast – Song of the Week for 1/9/2012

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“I Get By” by Everlast is the 1st single from the new solo album Songs of the Ungrateful Living released on October 18, 2011 Genre: Hip Hop, Rock, Blues, Country We all remember Everlast from his 1998 hit “What It’s Like” and even from his House of Pain days. I was reintroduced to him at …

“I Just Wanna Dance” by Space Capone – The Song of the Week for 1/2/2012

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“I just Wanna Dance” by Space Capone is the 1st single from the debut album, scheduled for an early 2012 release First off, Happy New Year! Second off, get up and dance! Sometimes I like to throw you all a curve ball. But I am keeping the song choice catchy as always AND exposing you …