Editor’s Choice Song of the Week: “Happy (God’s Own Country)” by Sports Team

Sports Team Music Trajectory 2021

Week of April 23rd, 2021 English alternative rock band Sports Team previews new B-sides and rarities vinyl Plant Test with new single “Happy (God’s Own Country)”. The limited edition record is being sold exclusively through independent retailers and can be pre-ordered here. The band released their debut album Down Deep Happy in June of 2020. …

Editor’s Choice Album of the Week: ‘Let the Bad Times Roll’ by The Offspring

The Offspring Music Trajectory 2021 photo credit Daveed Benito

Week of April 23rd, 2021 What is the best kind of album later in a band’s career? One that sounds like the “old stuff” fans love, but also sounds fresh and relevant. The Offspring successfully architects this with their new album. Reading through comments on all the new songs on Youtube for example, it’s clear …

Recommended New Music from Sports Team, Weezer, CHVRCHES, Wolf Alice, and K. Flay

Week of April 23rd, 2021 Sports Team dishes “Happy (God’s Own Country)” as the lead single of sorts from a B-sides and rarities vinyl, exclusive to independent retailers here Weezer changes focus back to upcoming Van Weezer album and launch 3rd single “I Need Some of That” CHVRCHES surprise and delight with new single “He …

Editor’s Choice Album of the Week: ‘The Battle At Garden’s Gate’ by Greta Van Fleet

Greta Van Fleet 2021 Music Trajectory

Week of April 16th, 2021 American rock band Greta Van Fleet releases their new album The Battle At Garden’s Gate today after a 4-single buildup dating back to last October. It’s arguably better than their debut (which went Gold) and should break the incessant ties with sounding too much like Led Zeppelin. Must-hear songs: “My …

Recommended New Music from Gaspard Auge, The Black Keys, Royal Blood, Gojira, and MxPx

Week of April 16th, 2021 Gaspard Auge (of Justice) dishes solo debut with “Force Majeure”. Debut album Escapades release date is TBD The Black Keys return with lead single “Crawling Kingsnake”. New album Delta Kream out 5/14 via Nonesuch Records Royal Blood releases “Boilermaker”, the 4th preview of new album Typhoons out 4/30 via Warner …