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Datarock Drops Retrofuturistic Media Consumption Pyramid

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Recent Articles Norway-based techno-rock group Datarock released Media Consumption Pyramid on September 29th. Datarock – Media Consumption Pyramid Album Art In 2011, the Norwegian island Utøya suffered a terrorist attack that left 69 people dead. Datarock had played a show in Utøya the night before. In light of this tragedy, the band set out to […]

The One Eighties Soar With Atmospheric Single “Two Jet Planes”

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Recent Articles Friday, July 7th marked The One Eighties’ triumphant return with “Two Jet Planes.” Autumn Brand and Daniel Cook’s first single of 2023 adds to their catalog of genre-bending explorations — and it’s just a taste of what’s on the way this summer. The new track follows two lovers who can’t seem to pin […]

Catch a Case of Disco Fever at Signature Theatre

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Signature Theatre is bringing back the 70s with this disco-inspired cabaret. Disco Fever at Signature Theatre! Art provided by Signature Theatre Put on your bell bottoms and adjust those tube tops, it’s time to head over to Signature Theatre for their newest cabaret. Disco Fever is a celebration of, well, the music of disco. Under […]

Connie Danger Dances at Death’s Door in “Daddy’s Gotta Funk” Music Video

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More to Watch Ever the definition of groove and funk, Connie Danger returned on Friday, October 7th with single “Daddy’s Gotta Funk” and an accompanying music video. What do you make of an encounter with death? Obviously, a sexy retro future extravaganza. In “Daddy’s Gotta Funk,” Connie takes on the character of an ex-disco king […]

The One Eighties Take the Crown With Sophomore Single, “No King”

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Recent Articles Disco-Americana duo The One Eighties returned with their second single, “No King” on Saturday, October 14th. The track follows an energy-filled performance at AmericanaFest in September. As Autumn Brand and Daniel Cook return to their home studio, they continue to highlight their genre mixing mastery by combining traditional roots instrumentation with gorgeous string […]

The Jumpin’ Sound of D.C.’s Very Own Fiesta: Empresarios Has More Latin-Inspired Music Coming this Year

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D.C. is quite far from anything even remotely tropical, but fortunately, the capital city is a hotbed of “tropicaliente,” a fusion musical style with Latin roots that has taken hold here. Empresarios has been at the forefront of that Latin sound in the District since forming in 2007. Javier Miranda, the Puerto Rican-born frontman of the group, said that he, his brother, and some of their friends got together to remix the sounds of Latin America but give it that unique capital twist. Learn more about Empresarios’ exciting journey in recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month with contributing writer Eric Althoff.

Arya Zappa Celebrates “Saturday” with Fans All Over The World

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Recent Articles By Daniel Warren Hill Since the dawn of the nine-to-five workday and the five-day workweek, Saturday has always held a special place in the hearts of the people. For Indie Pop artist Arya Zappa, “Saturday” is a day to sleep in, stay out late, and fall in love. With Italo-disco-inspired themes merging Zappa’s […]

Jack Xander Is “Doin Fine”

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Recent Articles By Jaci Jedrych Jack Xander’s latest track, ‘Doin Fine’, is fresh, relatable, and edgy. Xander sees himself as standing apart from the “under-conceived and over-produced Hollywood music influencer club”, while still maintaining a relatable story with Los Angeles residency. A DIY recorder, multi-instrumentalist, and seasoned songwriter, Xavier knows the fusion of indie and […]

ILOVEMAKONNEN and Yellow Trash Caution ‘Don’t Tell Me What To Do’

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Recent Articles By Charlie Maybee This reading of Alchemical Records content provides a multimedia experience for our audience while increasing the accessibility of our content to persons with hearing loss, low vision, dyslexia, physical or motor disabilities, or are on the autism spectrum. Atlanta-based rapper ILOVEMAKONNEN is back with a new collaboration, featuring Yellow […]

Disco Risqué Excites Listeners with ‘D3P’

Disco Risque releases new EP D3P

Recent Articles By Jaci Jedrych If you’re looking for fresh and funky new tunes that feel like a throwback, check out Disco Risqué’s D3P. In just three tracks, Disco Risqué charms the listener with their retro but modern energy. The Charlottesville, Va.-based band’s self-proclaimed mission is “to take over the world one sweaty, borderline-psychotic music […]