Category Archives: New Music

The Saturday Alternative 2-6-16

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Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was Synesthetica by Radiation City. It comes out 2/12 on Polyvinyl Records. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.     Stay Awake – Field Music – Commontime — Wedding – Polica –  United Crushers  New Skin – Torres –  Sprinter  Telomere – Mystery Jets –  Curve…

The Saturday Alternative 1-30-16

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Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was Jetplane and Oxbow, the new album from Shearwater. Out now on Sub Pop Records. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.       The Last Thing On My Mind – The Joy Formidable – Hitch  — Planet Size – Steve Mason – Meet the Humans…

The Saturday Alternative 1-16-16

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Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was Not To Disappear from Daughter. Out now on 4AD. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.   Hearts in Motion – Yuck – Stranger Things  — Peace of What (feat. Jordan Brown) – RJD2 – Dame Future Buffalo – Toro y Moi – What For? …

The Saturday Alternative: 01-09-16

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Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was ★ (pronounced Blackstar), the new album from David Bowie. Out now on Columbia Records. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.     Easier Said – Sunflower Bean – Human Ceremony  — Nobody Dies – Thao & The Get Down Stay Down – A Man…

The Saturday Alternative: 01-02-16

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Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was Tell Me I’m Pretty, the new album from Cage The Elephant. It’s out now on RCA Records. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.       It Calls On Me – Doug Tuttle – It Calls On Me — On The Shore –…

The Saturday Alternative: 2015 End of Year Wrap Up

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It’s been another great year for new music! This week on The Saturday Alternative, we went back to hear some of the tracks that stood out the most in 2015. Here’s the playslist! Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist. —- Raising the Skate – Speedy Ortiz – Foil Deer — I Am The Others – Son…

The Saturday Alternative: 12-12-15

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Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was Guesthouse by David Wax Museum, out now on Thirty Tigers. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.     Mister Mistake – Nevermen – Nevermen  — Steady Waves – Cross Record – Wabi-Sabi Hiding Space – Genevieve Bellamare – Melancholy Fever Open Passageways –…

The Saturday Alternative: 11-28-15

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Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was Many Moons by former Real Estate frontman Martin Courtney. The album is out now on Domino Records. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.     Lean – VHS Collection – VHS Collection EP — Stella – The New Tarot – Stella! EP Guesthouse…

The Saturday Alternative: 11-21-15

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Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was Paper Mâché Dream Balloon by King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard. It’s out now on ATO Records. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.   —- Silver Lining – TRAAMS – Modern Dancing  — Badvertise – Dr. Dog The Noisy Days Are Over –…

The Saturday Alternative: 11-14-15

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Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album this week was Dying Surfer Meets His Maker, a deep, dark, bluesy and beautiful new album from Nashville’s All Them Witches. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.       Royal Jelly – Deap Vally — Something Soon – Car Seat Headrest – Teens of…

The Saturday Alternative: 10-24-15

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Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album this week was The Dongo Durango from Baltimore’s own Sun Club who recently signed to ATO Records. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist. —- Drink It Dry – Dead Ghosts – Love and Death and All the Rest — Pollinate – Fuzz – II Marks to Prove…

The Saturday Alternative: 10-17-15

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Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was Fading Frontier from Deerhunter. The album is out now on 4AD. Find the SoundCloud playlist at the bottom of the page.   Memory Remains – Oberhofer – Chronovision   — Thin Air – Wildhoney – Your Face Sideways EP Damn Baby – Alpine – Yuck …

The Saturday Alternative: 10-10-15

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Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! Our Fitting Room album was “Thrill of the Arts” from Vulfpeck. Scroll down for the Soundcloud playlist.    

The Saturday Alternative: 10-03-15

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Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! Our Fitting Room album was V, the new album from Nathan Williams and Wavves. It’s out now on Ghost Ramp/Warner Bros.. Enjoy! (Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.)

The Saturday Alternative: 09-19-15

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We kicked things off this week with a killer new song from Earl Burrows, the project of Mark Watrous, who is a former touring member of The Shins and The Raconteurs. We heard some dreamy new music from CHROMATICS, Emilie & Ogden, and Baltimore’s own Thrushes. We rocked out with brand new tracks from The…

In The Mix: Fast Romantics

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        Toronto-based band Fast Romantics have a bona fide hit on their hands with “Julia.” This song draws you in from the very first notes, a high-energy dose of well-polished power pop that might have you thinking Nick Lowe circa 1979.  For the music video, they edited themselves into some footage from…

Category Archives: New Music

The Saturday Alternative 2-6-16

radiationcity_synesthetica

Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was Synesthetica by Radiation City. It comes out 2/12 on Polyvinyl Records. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.     Stay Awake – Field Music – Commontime — Wedding – Polica –  United Crushers  New Skin – Torres –  Sprinter  Telomere – Mystery Jets –  Curve…

The Saturday Alternative 1-30-16

Shearwater_JetPlaneOxbow_3600

Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was Jetplane and Oxbow, the new album from Shearwater. Out now on Sub Pop Records. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.       The Last Thing On My Mind – The Joy Formidable – Hitch  — Planet Size – Steve Mason – Meet the Humans…

The Saturday Alternative 1-16-16

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Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was Not To Disappear from Daughter. Out now on 4AD. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.   Hearts in Motion – Yuck – Stranger Things  — Peace of What (feat. Jordan Brown) – RJD2 – Dame Future Buffalo – Toro y Moi – What For? …

The Saturday Alternative: 01-09-16

Blackstar_album_cover

Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was ★ (pronounced Blackstar), the new album from David Bowie. Out now on Columbia Records. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.     Easier Said – Sunflower Bean – Human Ceremony  — Nobody Dies – Thao & The Get Down Stay Down – A Man…

The Saturday Alternative: 01-02-16

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Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was Tell Me I’m Pretty, the new album from Cage The Elephant. It’s out now on RCA Records. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.       It Calls On Me – Doug Tuttle – It Calls On Me — On The Shore –…

The Saturday Alternative: 2015 End of Year Wrap Up

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It’s been another great year for new music! This week on The Saturday Alternative, we went back to hear some of the tracks that stood out the most in 2015. Here’s the playslist! Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist. —- Raising the Skate – Speedy Ortiz – Foil Deer — I Am The Others – Son…

The Saturday Alternative: 12-12-15

guesthouse

Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was Guesthouse by David Wax Museum, out now on Thirty Tigers. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.     Mister Mistake – Nevermen – Nevermen  — Steady Waves – Cross Record – Wabi-Sabi Hiding Space – Genevieve Bellamare – Melancholy Fever Open Passageways –…

The Saturday Alternative: 11-28-15

Martin-Courtney-many-moons-album-cover-art-500x500

Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was Many Moons by former Real Estate frontman Martin Courtney. The album is out now on Domino Records. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.     Lean – VHS Collection – VHS Collection EP — Stella – The New Tarot – Stella! EP Guesthouse…

The Saturday Alternative: 11-21-15

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Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was Paper Mâché Dream Balloon by King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard. It’s out now on ATO Records. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.   —- Silver Lining – TRAAMS – Modern Dancing  — Badvertise – Dr. Dog The Noisy Days Are Over –…

The Saturday Alternative: 11-14-15

all-them-witches-dying-surfer-meets-his-maker

Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album this week was Dying Surfer Meets His Maker, a deep, dark, bluesy and beautiful new album from Nashville’s All Them Witches. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.       Royal Jelly – Deap Vally — Something Soon – Car Seat Headrest – Teens of…

The Saturday Alternative: 10-24-15

dongo durango

Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album this week was The Dongo Durango from Baltimore’s own Sun Club who recently signed to ATO Records. Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist. —- Drink It Dry – Dead Ghosts – Love and Death and All the Rest — Pollinate – Fuzz – II Marks to Prove…

The Saturday Alternative: 10-17-15

fading drontier

Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! The Fitting Room album was Fading Frontier from Deerhunter. The album is out now on 4AD. Find the SoundCloud playlist at the bottom of the page.   Memory Remains – Oberhofer – Chronovision   — Thin Air – Wildhoney – Your Face Sideways EP Damn Baby – Alpine – Yuck …

The Saturday Alternative: 10-10-15

vulpeck

Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! Our Fitting Room album was “Thrill of the Arts” from Vulfpeck. Scroll down for the Soundcloud playlist.    

The Saturday Alternative: 10-03-15

wavves

Dig into this week’s Saturday Alternative playlist! Our Fitting Room album was V, the new album from Nathan Williams and Wavves. It’s out now on Ghost Ramp/Warner Bros.. Enjoy! (Scroll down for the SoundCloud playlist.)

The Saturday Alternative: 09-19-15

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We kicked things off this week with a killer new song from Earl Burrows, the project of Mark Watrous, who is a former touring member of The Shins and The Raconteurs. We heard some dreamy new music from CHROMATICS, Emilie & Ogden, and Baltimore’s own Thrushes. We rocked out with brand new tracks from The…

In The Mix: Fast Romantics

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        Toronto-based band Fast Romantics have a bona fide hit on their hands with “Julia.” This song draws you in from the very first notes, a high-energy dose of well-polished power pop that might have you thinking Nick Lowe circa 1979.  For the music video, they edited themselves into some footage from…