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Jim McTurnan And TKTKTM

Sonicbids Spotlight: Jim McTurnan And TKTKTM

May 6, 2011, By

Make no mistake—this is, without a doubt, Jim McTurnan’s project, even if he does have a backing band helping him out with it. …

Clouds Make Sounds

Sonicbids Spotlight: Clouds Make Sounds

April 29, 2011, By

Clouds Make Sounds combines “difficult” rhythms with an introspective aesthetic to create multi-part folk-pop songs, where the focus is on texture and dynamics rather than …

Elos Arma

Sonicbids Spotlight: Elos Arma

April 22, 2011, By

Sometimes, everything you would ever need to know about a band’s repertoire and personal life is perfectly summed up in a cliche, uninspiring press …

The Pass

Sonicbids Spotlight: The Pass

April 8, 2011, By

Kentucky might be the last place you would expect to host the next high-energy electro-pop breakout band, however, Louisville’s the Pass is exactly that. …

Cooper Thomson

Sonicbids Spotlight: Cooper Thomson

March 25, 2011, By

“My album is 100% bullshit free,” claims this week’s Sonicbids Spotlight artist. And no, he’s not the snarling lead singer of a big indie-punk …

She’s Hit

Sonicbids Spotlight: She’s Hit

March 18, 2011, By

She’s Hit hails from Glasgow and comes with a gritty swagger that made its way from the back alleys of post-punk into 2011. Playing since 2008 …

Mes Quins

Sonicbids Spotlight: Mes Quins

March 11, 2011, By

If you were to ask a member of Romania’s Mes Quins what the four-piece sounded like, you would probably get an answer along the …


Sonicbids Spotlight: Safari

March 4, 2011, By

Nico Walker’s Cleveland band Safari is a throwback to the days when bands didn’t have promotional campaigns, or QR codes, or what Walker …

Eastern Sunz

Sonicbids Spotlight: Eastern Sunz

February 25, 2011, By

Eastern Sunz is not hustling everyday, big pimpin’ or sippin’ on gin and juice. You won’t see Aaron Harris and Travis Taylor (better known …

Mister Loveless

Sonicbids Spotlight: Mister Loveless

February 18, 2011, By

Mister Loveless is a California-based band comprised of Rob Miller (vocals/guitar), Charlie Koliha (bass), Nick Clark (drums), and Sean Gaffney (guitar). Started in Walnut …