Oh, Be Clever have blended the elements of rock, soul, and electronic music with raw music to produce one of the most clever pop-electronic songs to be released so far this year.
The Swedish rock duo are gearing up for the release of their fourth record, ‘Transitions’, at the end of April in North America. Preview the release with an infectious, melodic and confident album track now.
Welcome to Singles Club, a new feature on Made of Chalk! Every month, the staff of Made of Chalk will highlight five of our favorite singles for the previous month. Here is our selections for March!
Far from being a generic rock band, Baby Baby blends a host of seemingly incompatible genres seamlessly, creating a strange and delightful fusion which defies any conventional label.
As a junior in college, my primary concern was chasing parties. Academically, I pretty much kept my head just far enough above water to keep the whole ‘college experience’ thing going. For the Belmont University students that make up The Lonely Biscuits, junior year has been just a bit more hectic.
In a recent piece by Ted Gioia of The Daily Beast, he complains about what he sees as the devolution of music criticism into “lifestyle reporting,” with little if any focus on the music itself…
To be the drummer in the Grammy award winning band, Bon Iver, is a difficult task on its own. However, Sean Carey aka S. Carey has challenged himself to step out of his bandmate’s shadows and carve his own path.
You’ll be hitting the replay button before you know it.
Ah, Sweden! Land of IKEA, Jesper Parnevik and armfuls of great music. The latest addition into that latter category is the sprite duo Johnossi. On their newest album Transitions, the band melds plaintive indie rock with the sweeping grandeur of
Toronto four-piece PUP are a hard band to categorize. At their core, they are a punk-rock band and that comes across in the loud, energy fueled songs that make up their self-titled debut. However, there are some serious pop songwriting
Mess, the latest release from Brooklyn/LA experimental trio Liars is a kaleidoscopic work of wanton energy, meticulous restraint and a palette of colors as vibrant as anything currently circling in the EDM arena. The beauty of Mess is quite simply
Even though he utilizes a backing band, Halsted is ostensibly the stage moniker for singer-songwriter Ryan Auffenberg, a San Francisco-based troubadour who plays an honest strain of modern folk-rock laced with splashes of electronica. High Wire and A Heart of
The ‘Deaf Heat’ EP is available now.Read article
The band will start recording their debut album this week.Read article
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The UK band head out on their first North American tour this summer.Read article
Watch the “Anonymous Club” clip here.Read article