Mike Katzif appears in the following:
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
With "Always," the Oakland polymath songwriter delivers a blustery song of resolve in the face of external skepticism and internal fears.
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Last year, Ellen Kempner faced the unexpected death of a friend and the passing of her grandmother. She channeled her grief into honest songs about mortality and the search for closure.
Thursday, May 25, 2017
The stars of Seattle's underground rock renaissance have never felt this vulnerable, or as relatable.
Wednesday, May 03, 2017
Known for hopscotching between an array of bands, Jen Goma embodies numerous roles in the video for her empowering new dance-pop gem.
Thursday, April 13, 2017
Guppy is one of those ecstatically empowering records you'll return to again and again.
Thursday, April 06, 2017
Ellen Kempner documents grief on a buzzing new song and collaborates with the Boston League of Women Wrestlers for the video.
Thursday, March 30, 2017
The pop-punk duo's debut album will give those weathering tough times the confidence to pick themselves up and dance.
Thursday, March 02, 2017
Hiccup's members first met while playing in the house band on a public-access comedy show. Its new song captures that same frenzied and fun dynamic, but with more space to stretch out.
Thursday, March 02, 2017
Oakland-based indie-rock musician Melina Duterte plays every instrument and produced nearly every sound on her new record.
Thursday, February 23, 2017
It's rare for a band to make a comeback album like Last Place that stands up alongside its best work.
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
With a woozy hook that's as dissonant as it is catchy, the Philadelphia band's new song mixes the pretty with the messy.
Friday, January 13, 2017
Beloved psych act The Flaming Lips delivers its newest brainteaser with the conceptual Oczy Mlody. Relishing in serious shenanigans, The Lips reach backwards in time with ceaseless self-reinvention.
Thursday, January 12, 2017
Melina Duterte's new song as Jay Som starts with a gentle strum and hushed whisper, but swells to a romantic, orchestral peak.
Thursday, November 03, 2016
Sadie Dupuis' new solo songs are brimming with taut hooks, layers of flittering keyboards and electronic beats that'll get everyone bobbing and moving on the dance floor instead of in the mosh pit.
Thursday, September 29, 2016
The band's 13th album feels like a tonal sequel to 2014's terrific Fuego, thanks to a balanced ear for Phish's on-stage exuberance and sonic cohesion.
Monday, September 12, 2016
"Breath And Burning" is a breezy rocker punctuated by some classic soul horn lines and a joyful key-change in the chorus that hints at future jams.
Thursday, September 08, 2016
The English singer-songwriter's new album is a collection of stark, beautiful chamber-pop ballads that run him through the emotional wringer.
Thursday, August 11, 2016
The English duo took to a Virginia studio for mining the complexities of a dissolving relationship. From folk to rock to country, the music is rich and nuanced.
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
The cheerful, buoyant instrumental track, titled "Olympic Village, 6AM," is tailor-made for a heroic sports montage.
Thursday, August 04, 2016
Beach Slang offers a glimpse into what it's like to be young, misunderstood and out of place. The video is "a gritty, cinematic collage of Americana, debauchery and youth," frontman James Alex says.