Artists On the Rise

Toy

By Jacob Eckert TOY is a UK band formed in 2010, and its sound is heavily inspired by the pioneering indie rock and shoegaze of fellow countrymen such as My Bloody…

CHVRCHES

By Sanai Meles   Initially, the members of Glasgow-based synth pop group Chvrches may appear to be an odd combination. Lead vocalist Lauren Mayberry, the lone female in the group,…

Suburban Living

By Ellie Kahn   I first heard Suburban Living’s song “Video Love” off the band’s Always Eyes EP, to be precise, in the background of a video interview with Kat…

Half Moon Run

By Jerry Schusterman Folk bands seem almost commonplace these days, with imitators of popular acts like Mumford & Sons and the Lumineers popping up everywhere you look. But Half Moon…