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Mid-March New Indie Rock

End of the quarter finals are facing UCSC students, including yours truly. Here are 10 new indie rock releases that will help anyone concentrate:

1. CHERRY GLAZERR – Haxel Princess
2. TACOCAT – NVM
3. HABIBI – Habibi
4. DAMAGED BUG – Hubba Bubba
5. NATURAL CHILD – Dancin’ With Wolves
6. ST. VINCENT – St. Vincent
7. PHANTOGRAM – Voices
8. REAL ESTATE – Atlas
9. BROKEN BELLS – After The Disco
10. HOLY WAVE – Relax

The new Warm Soda album is super fun garage pop awesomeness. Here’s a track from it!

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Rock Charts – Last Week of February!

Top 10:

imgres1. TOGETHER PANGEA – Badillac
2. DUM DUM GIRLS – Too True
3. HABIBI – Habibi
4. ILLUM SPHERE – Ghosts Of Then And Now
5. WARPAINT – Warpaint
6. HOSPITALITY – Trouble
7. SHARON JONES AND THE DAP-KINGS – Give The People What They Want
8. POW! – Hi-Tech Boom
9. MOZES AND THE FIRSTBORN – Mozes And The Firstborn
10. SPEEDY ORTIZ – Real Hair [EP]

 

Top 5 Adds:

imgres-11. NATURAL CHILD – Dancin’ With Wolves
2. TACOCAT – NVM
3. PHANTOGRAM – Voices
4. FALCON EDDY – Kill The Artist
5. ETERNAL SUMMERS – The Drop Beneath

 

 

 

 

Everybody’s freaking out about this new Natural Child album. I’m sure you’ll be hearing a lot of it on KZSC for the next few weeks! Here’s a track from it:

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Rock Charts – Third Week of February

Top 10:

1720821. HOLY WAVE – Relax
2. TOGETHER PANGEA – Badillac
3. SHARON JONES AND THE DAP-KINGS – Give The People What They Want
4. DUM DUM GIRLS – Too True
5. CHEAP TIME – Exit Smiles
6. JUAN WAUTERS – N.A.P. North American Poetry
7. DAMIEN JURADO – Brothers And Sisters Of The Eternal Son
8. HABIBI – Habibi
9. STEPHEN MALKMUS AND THE JICKS – Wig Out At Jagbags
10. SPEEDY ORTIZ – Real Hair [EP]

Top 5 Adds:

images1. NOTHING – Guilty Of Everything
2. LOST IN THE TREES – Past Life
3. MAJESTICO – When Kingdom Come
4. SOLIDS – Blame Confusion
5. CHALK AND NUMBERS – Parade [EP]

 

 

 

 

Here’s a track from the new Nothing album:

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Rock Charts – 1st Week of February

Top 10:

Blood_Orange_Cupid_Deluxe_album_cover1. BLOOD ORANGE – Cupid Deluxe
2. OMAR SOULEYMAN – Wenu Wenu
3. DUM DUM GIRLS – Too True
4. ARCADE FIRE – Reflektor
5. GARDENS AND VILLA – Dunes
6. HABIBI – Habibi
7. CHEAP TIME – Exit Smiles
8. TOGETHER PANGEA – Badillac
9. THEE OH SEES – Singles Collection, Volume 3
10. SHARON JONES AND THE DAP-KINGS – Give The People What They Want

 

 

 

 

Top 5 Adds:

1720821. HOLY WAVE – Relax
2. JUAN WAUTERS – N.A.P. North American Poetry
3. CHEATAHS – Cheatahs
4. MT. ROYAL – Mt. Royal
5. MARISSA NADLER – July

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Rock Charts – Last Week Of January!

Top 10:

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1. SHARON JONES AND THE DAP-KINGS – Give The People What They Want
2. THEE OH SEES – Singles Collection, Volume 3
3. CHEAP TIME – Exit Smiles
4. BLOOD ORANGE – Cupid Deluxe
5. ARCADE FIRE – Reflektor
6. PAINTED PALMS – Forever
7. HABIBI – Habibi
8. POW! – Hi-Tech Boom
9. DESTROYER – Five Spanish Songs
10. TOY – Join The Dots

 

Top 5 Adds:

m_HxnJbaWr5v3I_XWHztk4A1. TOGETHER PANGEA – Badillac
2. DUM DUM GIRLS – Too True
3. HOSPITALITY – Trouble
4. MOZES AND THE FIRSTBORN – Mozes And The Firstborn
5. BE FOREST – Earthbeat

 

 

 

 

Wowza guys, it’s tuesday! Here’s a song by together Pangea:

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New RPM in Mid-January

How are you doing with 2014 so far? Here’s how new releases look in electronic/RPM music at KZSC:

1 MACHINEDRUM Vapor City Ninja Tune
2 POLICY Postscript 100% Silk
3 BURIAL Rival Dealer Hyperdub
4 SPECIAL REQUEST Soul Music Houndstooth
5 DAEDELUS Drown Out Anticon
6 CASHMERE CAT “With Me” [Single]
7 IMAMI Madhouse [EP]
8 MAT ZO Damage Control Astralwerks
9 CRYSTAL METHOD The Crystal Method Tiny E
10 GESAFFELSTEIN Aleph Bromance

A “Fast 5″ to watch for:

1 CRYSTAL METHOD The Crystal Method Tiny E
2 PROSPERO Between Spinning Nothing
3 BLIND SCUBA DIVERS Blind Scuba Divers [EP] Lava
4 BURIAL Rival Dealer Hyperdub
5 VARIOUS ARTISTS Nublu Sound 2 Nublu