Nickel In The Jukebox (Vol. 22)

Here is the latest instalment in our Nickel In The Jukebox series – simple proposition – ten songs, you decide… hit or miss. Have at it. Rue Snider – Blue Skies And Telephone Poles  [RIYL: Americana, Bright Eyes, Billy Bragg]   The Persian Leaps – See Me Unaware  [RIYL: Power-pop, Bob Mould, The Ramones]   Naked Giants – Ya Ya  [RIYL: Garage Rock, The Sonics, … Continue reading Nickel In The Jukebox (Vol. 22)

Videos of the Day: Secret Colours || Cass McCombs || Austin Lucas || Elf Power || The Persian Leaps

Videos to banish the January blues! Watch top notch musical films from Secret Colours, the second in a series of four new videos from Cass McCombs, Austin Lucas’ Elvis impersonation, Elf Power’s recruitment of the infamous Goth Clogger, and the excellent Persian Leaps. . . . . .   . Continue reading Videos of the Day: Secret Colours || Cass McCombs || Austin Lucas || Elf Power || The Persian Leaps

MM Shorts 425: The Persian Leaps

The Persian Leaps are a four-piece noise pop band from St. Paul, MN. They’re releasing their 5-song debut EP, Praise Elephants on Aug 15, and while they think they sound like Big Star meets My Bloody Valentine, we think if we could play the guitar we would want to play it just like they do on this brilliant track Silent Treatment (click here for a name-your-price download). … Continue reading MM Shorts 425: The Persian Leaps