Aural Fix

DREAM POLICE

Side projects of bands that are already successful can be interesting specimens. Often overshadowed by…

FRANCISCO THE MAN

Sometimes you just want some rock. You don’t want the orchestral strings, the tinkling synthesizers…

The Wytches

As the seasons change, so do my musical listening pleasures. Summery pop vibes just won’t…

The Courtneys

The story begins in Calgary, where Jen Twynn Payne (AKA “Cute Courtney”) and Sydney Koke…

Capital Cities

Apparently writing jingles for car commercials in LA wasn’t cutting it for Ryan Merchant and…

Panama Wedding

Peter Kirk is the boy next door. He grew up learning classical piano just outside…

THE PREATURES

It’s easy to forget Australia has a happening music scene, because most of the times…

DUOLOGUE

Duologue, a five-piece British band that began as frontmen Tim Digby-Bell and Toby Leeming’s bedroom…

BAD RABBITS

Boston’s eclectic ten-piece Electric Collective sometimes served as the back-up band for Slick Rick before…

Mapei

To say Mapei has recreated herself in her new album Hey Hey would not be…