Drakulas: Terminal Amusements [Album Review]
May15

Drakulas: Terminal Amusements [Album Review]

DrakulasTerminal AmusementsDine Alone Records [2020] Drakulas, is an art-rock quartet from Austin, TX, that just recently released their sophomore full length Terminal Amusements. The group is made up of several experienced members with frontman Mike Wiebe (Riverboat Gamblers, High Tension Wires), guitarist Zach Blair (Rise Against, Hagfish) and a cast of Texas musicians including bassist Rob Marchant and drummer Ian Walling from...

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Artists Of The Week: Discover, Support, Share
May07

Artists Of The Week: Discover, Support, Share

TFN is coming at you this week with three strong artists we think you will really like. Jangly guitar indie pop from Spain is a must, the ambitious and experimental sounds from Boston and finally some modern surf out of Long Beach. Discover, Support, Share! MelenasPamplona, Spain Indie pop quartet Melenas hail from Pamplona, Spain, and have just released their sophomore record Dias Raros. The band has landed on Trouble In Mind Records...

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Artists Of The Week: Discover, Support, Share
Apr23

Artists Of The Week: Discover, Support, Share

This week TFN features the surprise return of a North Carolina artist, some super catchy punk power pop out of Nova Scotia, and a possible final record from a indie blues rock duo from Vancouver – Please Discover, Support, Share! Elvis DepressedlyAsheville, North Carolina Elvis Depressedly, the long-running project of prolific songwriter Mathew Lee Cothran, surprised everyone last week when he released a brand new full-length,...

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Andy Hampel: Nightshift [Album Review]
Apr21

Andy Hampel: Nightshift [Album Review]

Andy HampelNightshiftSelf-Released [2020] There is nothing better right now than being able to complete some long overdue projects with the extra time we have staying at home. For Andy Hampel, that solitude has produced his first solo record, Nightshift. Who is Andy Hampel you ask? He is a current member of Columbus Ohio’s lo-fi indie band Connections and a past member of 84 Nash. In fact, most of Nightshift has been sitting on...

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The Black Watch: Brilliant Failures [Album Review]
Apr20

The Black Watch: Brilliant Failures [Album Review]

The Black WatchBrilliant FailuresA Turntable Friend Records [2020] Since the bands beginnings in 1988, founder and consistent member John Andrew Fredrick has now written and released eighteen The Black Watch albums with Brilliant Failures. That is a very long resume of indie rock for a band that still probably will be new to most of our readers. Well, maybe that will change if you give this excellent new album a spin. If you have been...

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