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Discover & Download - Brother Sundance

At two years old, Brother Sundance was drumming in a way that convinced his father, a professional South Florida drummer, that he had a musical prodigy on his hands. What started as playtime quickly became a passion as he taught himself to drum his favorite songs. From there came the guitar and a realization that the now 18-year had found his true passion. 

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Discover & Download - Sylvan Esso

Sylvan Esso began as a chance meeting, followed by a couple of risky cross-country relocations that coalesced into ten songs. It became very clear early on that these songs were the product of sheer alchemy; Amelia’s effortlessly acrobatic melodic reflections complimented Nick’s dynamic compositions in ways that were as unlikely as they were undeniable. When it started it was whisper quiet, a slight frame, something almost domestic but gleaming with excitement. Then it made contact with the air.​

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Discover & Download - The Heirs

The Heirs are a Los Angeles-based indie-pop band featuring Savannah Hudson (vocals), Brandon Hudson (vocals, guitar), Alex Flagstad (guitar, synths), Eian McNeely (bass, keys) and Brennan Benko (drums).  Crafting melodic alt-pop steeped in a blend of ’70s glam rock, ’80s new wave and post-’90s synthpop, their sound is undefinable in its own glossy way.

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Discover & Download - Alice Merton

Raised in Canada, finishing high school in Germany, then moving on to England with her family, Alice has gotten quite used to packing and unpacking boxes. With her debut single No Roots, she describes the life of having had many different homes, but comes to the realization that her home was never in one place.

"I've got no roots, but my home was never on the ground."

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Discover & Download - Courtship

The best things in life usually happen by mistake. And courtship. began just like that. Micah Gordon (24) and Eli Hirsch (22) met playing as hired musicians in an LA band but as the story is told, Micah almost didn’t come to first rehearsal (classic Micah). After a few rehearsals and true creative connection, Micah invited Eli to jam at his house. At that first jam session, a vocalist was invited to join Eli and Micah but canceled last minute. Micah, having never been a lead singer in his life, decided to take the challenge head on. That day, courtship.

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Discover & Download - BØRNS

Growing up in coastal Michigan, BØRNS was living in a secluded home in the Los Angeles canyons where he wrote his debut album Dopamine.  The album was released in the fall of 2015 to rave reviews with the Associated Press calling it “some of the most heartfelt electronic-based music in recent memory,” while Spin noted that BØRNS “writes brilliant pop songs that worm their way into your heart in an instant.”  The set featured the platinum selling single “Electric Love” and showcased his yearning falsetto.

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Discover & Download - Alvvays

Antisocialites – the much-anticipated follow-up to Alvvays’ 2014 self-titled debut – is set for release on September 8th. Across its 10 tracks and 33 minutes the Toronto-based group dive back into the deep end of reckless romance and altered dates. Through thoughtful consideration in basement and abroad, Alvvays has renewed its Scot-pop vows with a powerful new collection of manic emotional collage.

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Discover & Download - Death from Above

“Freeze Me,” produced by Eric Valentine (Queens of the Stone Age, etc.), has already made its sonic presence felt. “The new, piano-sample-driven track is a typical, serrated piece of Death From Above-branded dance-rock, with a fierce noise breakdown toward the end.” - Spin

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Discover & Download - The Academic

Thrilling young Irish indie rockers The Academic have announced the release of ''Bear Claws,'' a vibrant, anthemic track. On the back of 2015's independently-released Loose Friends EP and last year's equally successful single ''Mixtape 2003,'' the band scored opening spots with Noel Gallagher, Catfish And The Bottlemen, and Twenty One Pilots, in addition to supporting The Strokes at Hyde Park in London. This fall they will embark on their first-ever US tour, supporting Judah & The Lion.

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Discover & Download - Billy Raffoul

Billy Raffoul’s anthemic debut single “Driver” serves as a potent calling card for the 22-year-old singer, songwriter, and musician. His signature sound is a rough-hewn, low-timbered rock and roll that nods to the likes of Jeff Buckley, Neil Young, and Joe Cocker, and is powered by Raffoul’s gravelly, soulful voice and deeply felt lyrics. “That’s one thing for me — a song needs to be about something I’ve experienced or something someone close to me is going through,” Raffoul says of his sources of inspiration.

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