new music monday

New Music Monday: Jackie Venson

Her earthy brand of blues blends perfectly with hip-hop features and howling soul vibes. Read more »

New Music Monday: Alissia

Her new funk album is all about feel-good energy.  Read more »

New Music Monday: Genders

The “casual rock-and-roll band” is on a new album that’s being given away for free—with any donations going to a nonprofit that helps low-income kids get music lessons.  Read more »

New Music Monday: The Ghost Ease

“This is a song of rising above by knowing your own power.” Read more »

New Music Monday: Taina Asili's #BlackLivesMatter Anthem "Freedom"

We’re excited to debut a new music video from Taina Asili y la Banda Rebelde. “‘Freedom’ is a musical contribution to the #BlackLivesMatter movement, and it was inspired by the organizing work I do in my community to end mass incarceration and state violence,” says Asili.  Read more »

New Music Monday: Creature Speak

“I just love the banjo,” says Ontario-based musician Brittany Brooks.  Read more »

New Music Monday: Bows

After she broke both her elbows, pianist Kaila McIntyre-­Bader turned to a new medium: synthesizers.  Read more »

New Music Monday: Rena's "Rude Chick"

Rena says she used to make “sad girl” music. Then she turned to rock and roll.  Read more »

New Music Monday: Laura Jean Anderson

The singer-songwriter’s debut EP sounds like “one glimmer of hope” in the midst of depression.  Read more »

New Music Monday: Sammus

 “Now I see the past with some clarity / Glad I took my ass to some therapy,” sings Sammus on her new single. Among a million songs about heartbreak and sadness, it’s rare to hear one that speaks so honestly about the importance of reaching out for help. Read more »

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