Author Archives: DJ Kimby

Zola Jesus – Okovi (Sacred Bones Records)

Dark and brooding Art Pop with a heavy, almost apocalyptic feel. Atmospheric instrumentation supporting her somber yet ethereal vocals. Play: 2,3,6,10 FCC: None RIYL: Chelsea Wolfe, Purity Ring, iamamiwhoami Advertisements

Motörhead – Under Cover (Silver Lining Music Ltd)

Compilation of covers over the years made by the Heavy Metal legends. Covers range from David Bowie to Metallica. They have that classic Motörhead sound and do justice to the originals. Play: 1,2,3,5,6,7 FCC: 11 RIYL: Iron Maiden, Ozzy Osbourne, Kyuss

Death From Above – Outrage! Is Now (Last Gang)

Frenetic Indie Rock centered around heavy bass with energetic tempo. Less steeped in Dance-Punk sound than their previous releases, but still maintaining the unique bass sound and intensity of their previous work. Play: 1,3,4,6 FCC: 5,7,10 RIYL: Royal Blood, MSTRKRFT, The Faint

The Night Game – The Outfield

Debut single from Boys Like Girls frontman, Martin Johnson. Anthemic Pop-Rock that invokes a sound reminiscent of 80’s pop rock from LA and Miami. Play: 1 FCC: None RIYL: Bleachers, Madaila

Guided By Voices – How Do You Spell Heaven (GBV Inc.)

Solid, well-crafted Indie Power Pop from the prolific Robert Pollard and company. Guitar driven shorter pop songs that still have plenty of twists and turns to keep you interested. Retains the trademark sound of classic Guided By Voices albums. RIYL: Car Seat Headrest, Bob Mould, The Mountain Goats, Sebadoh Recommended Tracks: 1,2,4,11,15 FCC: None