Week 1: Maxim Ludwig & the Santa Fe Seven – California based Rock band – Appeared at this year’s Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival in San Francisco and has earned a spot at this years SXSW Festival in Austin. Check out the video of a song we like, Stacy C’mon:
Week 2: Stomacher – is a San Francisco based Rock band. They play atmospheric, sometimes dark yet melodic music. They recently had a successful Kickstarter campaign to fund their next album which is currently in production. Check out the video for Untitled/Dark Divider from their Sentimental Education album:
Week 3: Redding Brothers – is a Nashville based indie band. Unlike the Doobie Brothers or Cary Brothers, The Redding Brothers are actually brothers named Redding. The band once wrote, recorded and released a song a week for one whole year. Check out a live video of their song Solid :
Week 4: World Service Project – is a London based – Jazz/Experimental/Punk Band. Here is a recent video of their performace at the London Jazz Festival:
Week 5: You and Me – are Val and James from Montreal Canada. They have been making music for 10 years. They play Folksy, Pop, Bluesy, Rock music. Here is a widget with their self-titled album:
Week 6: The Alternates -are a Los Angeles based indie rock band. They are an exciting band that I expect to hear much more from. Front man, Spencer Livingston recently released a song called Occupy Wall Street. Here’s a track we like called The Modern Way.
Week 7: Ubiquity Machine – hail from Arlington, Virginia. Back when I named them band of the week, I didn’t know anything about them except that I really liked some of the music I was hearing. They list their genre on Facebook as: AltIndiePopRockSkronkDeathPolkaDancercize which I love. Here is their sublimely lovely international smash hit, A Beautiful Girl:
https://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F20447329 01 A Beautiful Girl by Ubiquity Machine
Week 8: Inner City Elegance – are Canadian with a connection to Brazil. They are a honest to f**k ROCK band. Don’t believe me? Check out their latest video – just released November 13. It’s called Swearing Like a Sailor:
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