Blackout Tuesday
Jun02

Blackout Tuesday

Today The Fire Note is participating in #BlackOutTuesday and stands in solidarity with the #BlackLivesMatter movement and the protests against police violence. It is always our responsibility to work on anti-racism and TFN supports the voices affected by oppression, racism and hate. We ask that you all do the same. Below is a list of organizations that could use your support and we urge everyone to contribute and donate if you can....

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Nick Andre: “Snake Bite” ft. Zion I / Lateef The Truth / Speaker Deuce Eclipse
Jun01

Nick Andre: “Snake Bite” ft. Zion I / Lateef The Truth / Speaker Deuce Eclipse

Nick Andre · Snake Bite ft. Zion I Lateef The Truth Speaker Deuce Eclipse Here is a new track from San Francisco based music producer and co-founder of Slept On Records, Nick Andre. Nick has worked with some really talented artists and his new single “Snake Bite” features several of them which includes Zion I, Lateef The Truth and Speaker Deuce Eclipse. “Snake Bite” has a solid hard beat but the chorus is the...

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Perfume Genius: Set My Heart On Fire Immediately [Album Review]
May29

Perfume Genius: Set My Heart On Fire Immediately [Album Review]

Perfume Genius Set My Heart On Fire ImmediatelyMatador Records [2020] You get the sense listening to the fifth album from Perfume Genius, aka Mike Hadreas, that at heart he’s a torch singer. Whatever the musical direction or production style an individual track takes – and he does just about everything here, from dirge-y electronica to buoyant faux-50’s dancefloor pop, maudlin grungy rock, and of course more than his share of torchy...

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Artists Of The Week: Discover, Support, Share
May28

Artists Of The Week: Discover, Support, Share

Today you can hear an unexpected duo out of California delivering a rock and metal mix, a rock power pop with punk edges from Chicago and some bedroom dreaminess from the West coast. Discover, Support, Share! Mrs. PissSacramento, California Mrs. Piss is a new collaboration between Chelsea Wolfe and Jess Gowrie. Drawing on their collective rock, metal, and industrial influences, the project began while the two were touring around...

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Kip & JJ Loui: Show Me State [Album Review]
May28

Kip & JJ Loui: Show Me State [Album Review]

Kip & JJ Loui Show Me StateSelf-Released [2020] Show Me State is a country rock/Americana love letter from songwriters and spouses, Kip & JJ Loui to their home state of Missouri, with music support from members of The Bottle Rockets and Loui’s local club band, Diesel Island. Kip Loui has been a significant presence in the St. Louis music scene for decades, he co-founded Twangfest, a weekend Americana festival, 24 years ago,...

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Cut Worms – “Castle In The Clouds” [Video]
May28

Cut Worms – “Castle In The Clouds” [Video]

Cut Worms, moniker of Brooklyn-based singer/songwriter Max Clarke, has returned with “Castle in the Clouds,” and an accompanying video. Clarke wrote “Castle in the Clouds” in April 2019 after tours supporting his 2017 EP Alien Sunset and 2018’s Hollow Ground. The songs came quick, then, too many to count. Eschewing demos for in-studio spontaneity, he finished “Castle in the Clouds” on a flight to...

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