New Music Heaven

Frank Turner

Frank Turner is aware of the passage of time, of the influence of days that drag and months that gallop can exert on what he would probably never dream of calling his body of work. After all, it has been a number of years now since the hardcore troubadour transformed himself from The Boy Who Surely...
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RAC

RAC is taking things one song at a time. Recently finished his last album cycle with a pair of triumphant appearances at Coachella, the multi instumentalist will continue to give fans new music. Andre Allen Anjos will kick off the single series with (New Music Heaven track) Back of the Car , his...
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Fast Romantics

People say Toronto-based Fast Romantics make intelligent “pop” music. But in the next breath, it’s indie-rock... or is it post-punk, post-indie, or post-brit-anthemic-synth-rock? Frontman and songwriter Matthew Angus -- while taking his cues from “pop” songwriters of old -- insists that all of this...
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Class Actress

Class Actress always belonged in the City of Angels. The lights, the hills, the glitz, the glamour, the opulence, the addiction, the lust, and the love comprising the city exert a magnetic pull like no other. In 2013, this singer, songwriter, and femme fatale took her advance from Casablanca...
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The Vaccines

New Music Heaven veterans,The Vaccines, are an English indie rock band, formed in West London in 2010 by Justin Hayward-Young (lead vocals, guitar), Freddie Cowan (lead guitar, vocals), Árni Árnason (bass, vocals) and Pete Robertson (drums, vocals). English Graffiti is The Vaccines first LP in...
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MUTEMATH

MUTEMATH, made up of Paul Meany, Darren King, Roy Mitchell-Cárdenas, and Todd Gummerman, decided that this time around for their newest album, Vitals , would be produced by the band itself, no management, no label - just the four of them. Monument is this week's New Music Heaven, and one song on...
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EL VY

EL VY is the musical collaboration between Matt Berninger, vocalist and lyricist of The National, and Brent Knopf, the Portland musician and producer best known for his work in Menomena and his more recent band, Ramona Falls. Their debut album Return to the Moon sounds exactly like you'd hope a...
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New Order

Although New Order isn't a new band, they provide us our New Music Heaven this week. New Order is an English rock band that was originally formed in the 80s - they combine post-punk and electric dance style music. They are comprised of Gillian Gilbert, Tom Chapman, Stephen Morris, Bernard Sumner,...
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Django Django

For the last three years, Django Django have been busy doing great things in the East London bedroom slept in by their drummer, producer and de facto leader David Maclean. The quartet, who met at art school in Edinburgh, first came to peoples’ attentions after a gradual migration to London a couple...
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Coleman Hell

Veering from house and hip hop, to nu-disco and folk-electronica and more by cleverly fusing beats atop the catchiest of songwriting shreds, Coleman Hell has a knack for pushing the boundaries of existing pop frameworks and delivering memorable choruses to boot. Anchored by his inspiring and...
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